news from the island

Friday February 23, 2018posted in News

WEATHER WARNING High Winds And Rain Forecast For Weekend

Unusually cold and wet weather on Lanzarote looks set to return this weekend as AEMET has issued a yellow warning for this coming Sunday....

Monday February 19, 2018posted in News

CABIN FEVER Pilot Sickness Forces Touchdown In Lisbon

A Jet2 flight from Lanzarote to Birmingham was forced to make an unscheduled stop in Lisbon over the weekend....

Friday February 16, 2018posted in Events

HIGHLY STRUNG Yul Ballasteros Live at MIAC

Yul Ballesteros, one of the Canary Island’s leading jazz musicians, plays live on Lanzarote onThursday the 22nd of February....

Tuesday February 13, 2018posted in News

CHEQUE IN Hotel Investments Soar In Canaries

The Canaries attracted record levels of interest from hotel investors last year, as the islands accounted for over 900 million euros of incoming funds....

Wednesday February 7, 2018posted in News

REEL BENEFITS Film Makers Flock To Canaries

Film makers flocked to the Canaries last year, generating a thousand jobs and 30 million euros in direct investment in the process....