A terrible toll, forty years perished

The events leading up to that Sunday afternoon in 1977, as thick cloud fog

A terrible toll, forty years perished

Spar Natural to open store in Las Palmas

Spring always brings good news and Spar Natural have announced they will

Spar Natural to open store in Las Palmas

Switch Off for Earth Hour on Gran Canaria

Cabildo de Gran Canaria is switching ‘off’ on Saturday at 20.30 to join ‘Earth Hour’

Switch Off for Earth Hour on Gran Canaria

Ongoing GC-1 highway works

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria have started to implement an emergency plan

Ongoing GC-1 highway works

The Canary Weekend Tips 24-26 March’17

The first weekend of Spring ahead and Summer will be an hour closer this Sunday

The Canary Weekend Tips 24-26 March’17

Events: “Traditions market”, 25-26 March in Playa de Mogán

The “Traditions Market”, Easter Edition, in Playa de Mogán

Events: “Traditions market”, 25-26 March in Playa de Mogán

Fraudsters swindled over €400,000 from Gran Canaria tourists

Policia Nacional have announced that they have dismantled an organisation 

Fraudsters swindled over €400,000 from Gran Canaria tourists

Risco Caído and the Sacred Mountains

The Spanish National Heritage Council have decided after meeting in the capital

Risco Caído and the Sacred Mountains

Gran Canaria train still in the works

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria, it has emerged this week, is still pushing forward

Gran Canaria train still in the works

New Bricomart DIY store open Wednesday

The first Bricomart ‘warehouse’ store in the Canary Islands is opening to public for the first time

New Bricomart DIY store open Wednesday

Carnival Costa Mogán 14-19 March 2017

Carnival Costa Mogán 2017 starts this Tuesday, March 14th. The theme for this year

Carnival Costa Mogán 14-19 March 2017

Portuguese man o’ war on Gran Canaria shore

Over the last month there have been multiple sightings of brightly shimmering sea creatures

Portuguese man o’ war on Gran Canaria shore

International drugs & money laundering bust

The Guardia Civil’s recent operation ‘Deambular VI’, has led to the arrest of 12 people

International drugs & money laundering bust

A working history of Gran Canaria’s women

The quiet, invisible work of women has played a fundamental role in the traditional culture 

A working history of Gran Canaria’s women

Policia Nacional detain seven pickpockets

Policia Nacional last week detained six men and one woman, all of Romanian nationality

Policia Nacional detain seven pickpockets

2017 Maspalomas International Carnival

Maspalomas Carnival starts tonight, Friday 3rd March and runs until the 12th March 2017

2017 Maspalomas International Carnival

CCTV & WIFI in Parque Sur Maspalomas

The Town Council of San Bartolomé de Tirajana has announced works are beginning 

CCTV & WIFI in Parque Sur Maspalomas

New asphalt in San Bartolomé de Tirajana

The Council of San Bartolomé de Tirajana say they have completed the new plan

New asphalt in San Bartolomé de Tirajana

59 migrants rescued, including a baby

The Salvamento Maritimo (Maritime Rescue) managed to save 59 people last Thursday

59 migrants rescued, including a baby

€650,000+ investment for Port of Arguineguín

Vice-President of the Canary Island government and the councillor of public works

€650,000+ investment for Port of Arguineguín

Cabildo allocate €8m for Metroguagua

The president of the Cabildo of Gran Canaria, Antonio Morales has announced

Cabildo allocate €8m for Metroguagua

Orange €2.6 million fiber optics plan in SBT

The mobile network operator Orange España has begun deployment of a state-of-the-art fiber

Orange €2.6 million fiber optics plan in SBT

Ingenio & Telde get lost & unclaimed items

Gran Canaria Airport has handed over, to the municipalities of Ingenio and Telde

Ingenio & Telde get lost & unclaimed items

Grand Lady of Las Palmas Carnival 2017

At every Carnival a Grand Lady is elected and honoured as the elegant face

Grand Lady of Las Palmas Carnival 2017

In January 11 drowned in the Canary Islands

Eleven people lost their lives in the Canary Islands in water-related accidents

In January 11 drowned in the Canary Islands

Canaryfly’s Carnival prices between Islands

The airline Canaryfly is offering “Carnival prices” for flights between the Islands.

Canaryfly’s Carnival prices between Islands

Puerto de Mogán bus station inauguration

The new bus station for Playa and Puerto de Mogán was officially inaugurated

Puerto de Mogán bus station inauguration

Puerto de Mogán’s new bus station open

After nearly two years, and apparently no sign of work to finish the seemingly ill fated 

Puerto de Mogán’s new bus station open

Major progress for Island Animal shelter

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria say they have increased staff and extended opening

Major progress for Island Animal shelter