Category Archives: Community

First Spar ‘Natural’ opens in Arguineguín

The supermarket chain SPAR opened its first store specialising in organic foods

Air Europa cheap Canary Islands flights

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

71 drownings in the Canary Islands

The Canary Islands registered the most drownings in Spain last year, totalling 71

New desalination plant for Playa de Mogán

The newly inaugurated desalination plant in Playa de Mogán has a processing capacity 

Cabildo to manage island animal shelter

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria has taken over the management of the main island animal shelter

The Three Kings on Gran Canaria 2017

The seasonal festivities reach their crescendo on January 5th with the arrival of Three Kings

El Perchel beach in need of rehabilitation

The council of Mogán agreed last month to urgently approve a request to redefine 

Circus animals back in the capital

The caged circus animals, that several citizens had publicly complained should not be

Aerosmith will play in ….

Aerosmith is giving their last concert of the ‘Aero-Vederci Baby!‘ European Tour

Pigeon cull in San Bartolomé de Tirajana

San Bartolomé de Tirajana this week began the first phase of a sanitation campaign

‘Tours for toys’ with City Sightseeing

Still time to tour our beautiful capital in a double decker for solidarity.

Chaos for the animals at Circo Kaos

Despite the City of Las Palmas this year having unanimously rejected, in September, circuses

Puerto Rico Shopping Centre taxi area

The Mogán town hall Department of Traffic and Transportation have completed new road signage

Events: Christmas season in Mogán

The municipality of Mogán launch their seasonal program on December 16

Attempt online to sell endangered tortoise

GRUMA environment group agents on Gran Canaria seized a spur-thighed tortoise/Greek tortoise

New Maspalomas hammocks & parasols

San Bartolomé de Tirajana is purchasing 1,420 new parasols and 2,605 sun loungers

Mercadona coming to Mogán

The supermarket chain Mercadona have announced their first ever store in Mogán

CC San Agustín new exit link to GC-500

The shopping centre in San Agustín is to have a new exit towards the GC500

Donating personal hygiene items & food

San Bartolomé de Tirajana launched their annual campaign to collect food and hygiene 

‘Wonderful Crazy Night’ on Gran Canaria

A spokeswoman for Sir Elton John has said he will not be performing at Donald Trump’s inauguration

Culture: ‘Between Spain and Russia’

An extraordinary exhibition in the Casa de Colón in Las Palmas started earlier this month

Mogán prohibits Pueblo Mogán parking

Mogán city council have announced that due to the closure of the GC-200 from La Aldea

SBT roadworks and asphalting 32 roads

The Town Council of San Bartolomé de Tirajana have planned important re-surfacing works

Arguineguín road works nearly complete

Last Sunday night and during the early hours of Monday, GC-500 through Arguineguín

268 new HIV diagnoses last year in Canaries

December 1st is World AIDS day, a day that is always been observed and celebrated at the Yumbo

Sunday night road works in Arguineguin

The section of the GC-500 road, in Arguineguín, between the first roundabout and the ‘whale’s tail’

Gran Canaria agrees to reduce emissions

The Cabildo of Gran Canaria last month  joined an EU climate and energy pact

El Pinillo camping being forced to close

The Mogán town hall has, after several months of local protests, confirmed that they plan

57 migrants rescued south of Gran Canaria

Maritime Rescue located a group of migrants adrift on Tuesday and brought them to Arguineguín

No rubbish or public cleaning on Thursday

Thursday, 3 of November is the feast of St. Martin de Porres, patron saint of public health workers