Views: Understanding Western Sahara

Views: Understanding Western Sahara

Our nearest African neighbour is the disputed and occupied territory of Western Sahara

The oldest slave burial site in the Atlantic

The oldest slave burial site in the Atlantic

During the 16th century, fourteen men and women were buried in a strange manner

Taxi drivers protest unlicensed transfers

Taxi drivers protest unlicensed transfers

Several hundred taxi drivers from eight associations around the island of Gran Canaria

Executive tourism training, Maspalomas

Executive tourism training, Maspalomas

The Hispanic American College (HAC) of New York are to hold a senior managerial course

Cabildo believes Perez accusations “insane”

Cabildo believes Perez accusations “insane”

  The Cabildo of Gran Canaria have described as “insane” accusations from the mayor

Man who beheaded his own mother: Guilty

Man who beheaded his own mother: Guilty

A jury has this Friday declared a man guilty of unmitigated murder. Domingo Martín Suárez Jiménez

Abandoned coastal fish farm strands yacht

Abandoned coastal fish farm strands yacht

  Maritime Rescue had to help a woman and two children off a catamaran

Siam Park project expected to go ahead

Siam Park project expected to go ahead

The Canary Islands Directorate General of Cultural Heritage have commissioned a second report

Siam Park water park war of words

Siam Park water park war of words

A war of words has broken out over the anxiously awaited water park project

Weather: Mainly blue skies & sunshine

Weather: Mainly blue skies & sunshine

The Canary Islands have started the week with a little cloud and temperatures

Air Europa cheap Canary Islands flights

Air Europa cheap Canary Islands flights

Air Europa, the airline division of the Globalia tourism group, relaunch their “Minimax y vuela” campaign

Strong winds warning on Gran Canaria

Strong winds warning on Gran Canaria

The Spanish State Meteorological Agency (AEMET) are maintaining a yellow advisory for strong winds

Bright sunshine and southeast winds

Bright sunshine and southeast winds

The Spanish State Meteorological Agency (AEMET) forecast intense winds for today, Three Kings Day

President’s challenge:- Authorise water park

President’s challenge:- Authorise water park

The President of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria, Antonio Morales, has hit back

“Surprise” ancient winkles report threat to water park project

“Surprise” ancient winkles report threat to water park project

Ancient shellfish could put the new water park project in jeopardy! The mayor of San Bartolomé

New Year’s Day drowning tragedy

New Year’s Day drowning tragedy

A 65 year old Finnish bather has drowned in Playa del Inglés, Gran Canaria,

A chill in the air and more Calima

A chill in the air and more Calima

Wednesday has started a little cloudy, with a range of mid-altitude cloud

German was shot on sailboat in port

German was shot on sailboat in port

Guardia Civil officers are investigating the death of a German citizen

Newsbrief: Irishman with outstanding warrants arrested in Maspalomas area

A man of Irish nationality has been arrested in the tourist town of San Bartolomé de Tirajana, on the south of Gran Canaria, when he was found during a police security check to have three outstanding warrants, issued from separate courts on the island, according to the National Police.

Gunshot victim found dead in Arguineguín

Gunshot victim found dead in Arguineguín

The body of a man with a gunshot wound has been recovered from the waters 

Intense Saharan Dust over Canary Islands

Intense Saharan Dust over Canary Islands

December 25 across The Canary Islands was marked by intense clouds of Saharan dust

Mogán seeking to enforce property laws

Mogán seeking to enforce property laws

Owners of apartments and bungalows in Mogán may need to be alert

Tragic crash takes toll on locals

Tragic crash takes toll on locals

The Irish and English-speaking community on the south of Gran Canaria

Aerosmith to play The Canary Islands

Aerosmith to play The Canary Islands

Confirmed. Aerosmith will perform on July 8, 2017 in the Canary Islands

Strong winds, calima & occasional downpours

Strong winds, calima & occasional downpours

An overcast start to Friday with moderate to high cloud. A probability of showers

The Canary Yule NY 2017 Print Edition

The Canary Yule NY 2017 Print Edition

Last Edition of 2016 – Yule Time & New Year 2017   News In Brief – – Tides take sands from Tauro

Yumbo Drag Queen Bati Star still shines

Yumbo Drag Queen Bati Star still shines

Drag Queen Bati Star, one of the most popular performers working at the Yumbo Centre

125 years of Real Club de Golf de Las Palmas

125 years of Real Club de Golf de Las Palmas

On December 17, 1891, a group of amateur British golfers created Spain’s first ever golf course

Weather: warnings of strong coastal winds

Weather: warnings of strong coastal winds

With storm weather warnings over the western mediterranean, the north and northeast of Gran Canaria

Tides take sands from Tauro beach

Tides take sands from Tauro beach

In a cruel twist to the Tauro Beach project debacle, ironically foretold by local mariners