news from the island

Friday January 10, 2020posted in News

TAKE OFF Ryanair Close Canary Island Bases

Ryanair closed their bases in the Canary Islands earlier this week, resulting in the loss of 58 jobs here on Lanzarote and the closure of five routes.

Thursday December 12, 2019posted in News

AIR PRESSURE Brexit Bites British Arrivals

The number of British tourists visiting Lanzarote fell by 10% during November, as Boris Johnson's bungled Brexit deadline buffeted confidence...

Friday November 22, 2019posted in News

GOOD TASTE Food And Wine Festival In Teguise

Saborea Lanzarote, the island’s annual Food and Wine Festival, serves up a slice of local culinary culture this weekend….

Friday November 22, 2019posted in News

COMIC VALUE Marvel Super Heroes Staying In Playa Blanca

Angelina Jolie and the rest of The Eternals film crew have booked into the Princesa Yaiza hotel in Playa Blanca…

Friday November 22, 2019posted in News

COURT OUT Fake Jet2 Insurance Claim Fails

A couple who claimed for gastric illness on a Jet2 holiday in Lanzarote now face legal action after a landmark court ruling last week…