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The Canary Summer highlights for July

The Canary Summer highlights for July

After the San Juan celebrations, with the most amazing hot midsummer weather

The Canary Weekend Tips 1-3 July

The Canary Weekend Tips 1-3 July

As we reach the new month of July, all the main museums will have open doors for free visits this weekend

Gran Canaria Airport access lane works

Gran Canaria Airport access lane works

Gran Canaria Airport has began improvement work which will necessitate a temporary 

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival

Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival

The Soul Festival Maspalomas Costa Canaria returns to the beach in San Agustín

Illegally captured protected birds seized

Illegally captured protected birds seized

Eight linnet birds (Carduelis cannabina) have been seized by GRUMA Agents

High court lifts Siam Park suspension

High court lifts Siam Park suspension

The Canary Islands High Court of Justice has revoked the ruling which provisionally suspended

New Canarian health cards being issued

New Canarian health cards being issued

The Canarian Health Service expects to print two million new health cards before end of the year .

Newsbrief: Man detained at airport for using false documents after stop off in Las Palmas

Policia Nacional detained an eighteen-year old, of Albanian nationality, and without previous police records, at Gran Canaria airport for an alleged crime of forgery. He identified himself at the airport with a Greek identity card

Spanish General Election Results 2016

Spanish General Election Results 2016

Yesterday’s second round General Elections saw the conservative Partido Popular appear

Police investigate death of Ukrainian lady

Police investigate death of Ukrainian lady

The Spanish government delegate to the Canary Islands, Enrique Hernández Bento, 

Finca Condal Museum exhibition opens

Finca Condal Museum exhibition opens

The southern Gran Canaria municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana have extended

Newsbrief: Spain votes on Sunday 26 June in second general election

Only six months after the December general election, more than 1.53 million Canarian citizens have been again called to the polls on Sunday to once more decide who to elect as their representatives in the Spanish Cortes Generales (Parliament).  In the whole of Spain there are 36,518,100 million people entitled to vote

The British Club Summer Fayre July 6

The British Club Summer Fayre July 6

Hankering for a good cup of tea and a semblance of civility? Britishness shines on

37º+ in the shade on Gran Canaria

37º+ in the shade on Gran Canaria

Yellow advisory warnings for maximum high temperatures will continue 

The Canary weekend tips 24-26 June

The Canary weekend tips 24-26 June

In many Scandinavian countries its the time of year that everyone leaves the cities

Canary Islands need antivenom bank

Canary Islands need antivenom bank

In recent years there has been an increase in the number of dangerous species available

Newsbrief : Fined for replacing her ITV sticker with one from another car

Court of Instruction No. 2 in Las Palmas has handed down a sentence to a 33 year old woman ordering her to pay a €540 fine because she replaced her ITV sticker with one from another car with the intention of appearing to have passed the technical inspection, according to Policia Local.

To Orlando, with Love, Maspalomas – June 28

To Orlando, with Love, Maspalomas – June 28

“To Orlando, With Love, Maspalomas” is a community-organised solidarity event

ZEC – new €20 million phase one investment

ZEC – new €20 million phase one investment

A major new project is developing in the capital’s Puerto de La Luz, Las Palmas.

Gran Canaria Forest Fires Alert Declaration

Gran Canaria Forest Fires Alert Declaration

The Canary Islands government has declared an alert for a risk of forest fires on Gran Canaria

Scorchio Gran Canaria Start to Summer

Scorchio Gran Canaria Start to Summer

Summer officially starts this week with maximum temperatures in the shade predicted

More movie rumours on Gran Canaria

More movie rumours on Gran Canaria

Film director Terry Gilliam’s project “The Man Who Killed Don Quixote”

5.4m foreign visitors in five months of 2016

5.4m foreign visitors in five months of 2016

‘The Canary Islands‘ received 916,104 passengers from abroad in May

Canary Islands increase budgets

Canary Islands increase budgets

The Canary Islands Government will increase their budget by €123 million

The Canary San Juan tips 23 June

The Canary San Juan tips 23 June

Midsummer night is also celebrated as the feast of San Juan, on 23rd of June

Ricky Martin coming to Gran Canaria

Ricky Martin coming to Gran Canaria

Ricky Martin is planning two concerts in the Canary Islands this September

Mogán launches a mobile app

Mogán launches a mobile app

Mogán Town Council has launched a new mobile app. The application is aimed at 

Major demonstration in refugee solidarity

Major demonstration in refugee solidarity

Demonstrations will be staged in fifty Spanish cities, including Las Palmas, this Sunday & Monday