news from the island

Thursday August 17, 2017posted in News

FLY DRY Ryanair Propose Two Drink Passenger Limit

As pressure mounts in the UK to curb a 600% rise in alcohol related incidents since just 2012 Ryanair, the largest carrier of tourists to Lanzarote, has unveiled new proposals designed to address the issue.....

Wednesday August 16, 2017posted in News

AIR STRIKES Airport Action Threat From Mid-September

25 days worth of strike action could hit Lanzarote´s airport from September 15th onwards. As trades unions threaten a mass walkout next month....

Wednesday August 16, 2017posted in News

LABOUR FARCE Strike Action Hits Tourist Attractions

Indefinite strike action has led to the closure of some of Lanzarote´s key tourist attractions today, including the Jameos del Agua....

Tuesday August 15, 2017posted in News

TOXIC TALES Come On In - The Water´s Lovely

The Canary Islands Tourist Board has officially quashed UK media reports about threatening microalgae in local waters....

Friday August 11, 2017posted in News

HEAVY METAL Get Ready To Rock In Arrecife

The annual San Gines Rock Festival gets underway in Arrecife this weekend, headlined by the legendary Spanish metal band Obus.....