Newsbrief : Pasito Blanco party boat DJ detained with drugs.

Policia Nacional detained two 40 year old men a couple of weeks back for allegedly planning to distribute narcotic substances onboard a recreational boat intended for parties out at sea and one of them is said to have been the DJ responsible for playing the music.  Identified with initials S.G.M. and C.M.S.P. both have previous police records

Canaries’ Government study Tuno plants

The Government of the Canary Islands have started studying the use of tuno fruit in juice

Canaries’ Government study Tuno plants

#RemoveTheFences: Reopen Tauro Beach!

Two months since this publication started to call for removal of the fences

#RemoveTheFences: Reopen Tauro Beach!

The Land Law adapted for residential reality

The controversial Canary Islands Land Law is to be adapted to consolidate

The Land Law adapted for residential reality

Gran Canaria’s record tourist expenditure

Gran Canaria saw its highest recorded first quarter tourist spending in history 

Gran Canaria’s record tourist expenditure

The Canary Weekend Tips 19-21 May’17

The hot weather this week looks set to continue in to the weekend, and there are lots

The Canary Weekend Tips 19-21 May’17

Int’l SPAR Congress Gran Canaria

Nearly 400 SPAR delegates from around the world have come to the island

Int’l SPAR Congress Gran Canaria

Mogán Council close and fine four bars

In Mogán town hall on Tuesday an “extraordinary and urgent” plenary council session

Mogán Council close and fine four bars

Canary Islands request cannabis regulation

The Parliament of the Canary Islands has asked the Spanish central government

Canary Islands request cannabis regulation

€3.7 million for the GC-500 boulevard

San Bartolomé de Tirajana and the Canarian Development Fund, FDCAN, have agreed

€3.7 million for the GC-500 boulevard

Events: Motor Grande & Puerto Rico Fiestas

Motor Grande & Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria, in the municipality of Mogán, are having

Events: Motor Grande & Puerto Rico Fiestas

Canarian Government plan sugar & pastry tax

The Canary Islands government are to create a tax that will tax sugary drinks

Canarian Government plan sugar & pastry tax

Newsbrief: Canarias registered the 2nd highest annual economic growth in Spain

The Canary Islands ended the first quarter of the year with a year-on-year growth in gross domestic product (GDP) of 3.7%, the second highest in the country, after the Balearic Islands (4.2 %). The Independent Authority of Fiscal Responsibility

Spar Natural open 2nd organic supermarket

SPAR Natural, the ecological and health food supermarket, have opened their second 

Spar Natural open 2nd organic supermarket

The Neptune of Melenara whole again

One of the most identifiable symbols of the Telde coast has been restored to its original 

The Neptune of Melenara whole again

Tender for 24 new Canary Islands routes

The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sports of the Canary Islands Government

Tender for 24 new Canary Islands routes

The Canary Awards – May 6th, Puerto Rico

60 Businesses, Community Organisations and Individuals were shortlisted by English speakers

The Canary Awards – May 6th, Puerto Rico

The Canary Weekend Tips 28-30 April’17

Long weekend ahead … again, with Monday May 1st being a day off.  Labour Day

The Canary Weekend Tips 28-30 April’17

€11 million needed for Costa Mogán walkway

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria has urged the Government of Spain to include

€11 million needed for Costa Mogán walkway

Valsequillo Strawberry Fair, Gran Canaria

It’s that time of the year again when you can almost taste summer, and what better way

Valsequillo Strawberry Fair, Gran Canaria

Circus Animals -Cruelty or Entertainment?

Stop Circos Canarias plan to demonstrate this Saturday 22nd

Circus Animals -Cruelty or Entertainment?

ARMAS ferry strikes Las Palmas harbour

A ferry from the shipping company ARMAS managed this evening to embed itself into

ARMAS ferry strikes Las Palmas harbour

A prince takes on Gloria Challenge Mogán Gran Canaria

A 29 year old senior member of the Bahraini royal family

A prince takes on Gloria Challenge Mogán Gran Canaria

Norwegian to fly Gran Canaria to Americas

Norwegian airlines plan to fly to America from the Canary Islands. The decision

Norwegian to fly Gran Canaria to Americas

Exquisite royal shrimp stars at ‘Gran Canaria Me Gusta’ food fair

The “exquisite” royal shrimp, raised ecologically 

Exquisite royal shrimp stars at ‘Gran Canaria Me Gusta’ food fair

The Canary Weekend Tips 21-23 April 2017

A busy April weekend ahead with many big events going on. In Las Palmas

The Canary Weekend Tips 21-23 April 2017

The new €50 banknote in circulation

The new €50 bank note, the fourth in the Europa series, came in to circulation on 4 April.

The new €50 banknote in circulation

Events: Gloria Challenge Mogán – Gran Canaria 22 April

Mogán is hosting it’s second International Triathlon Challenge

Events: Gloria Challenge Mogán – Gran Canaria 22 April

28 rescued from patera headed to Canaries

The Salvamento Maritimo, Marine Rescue centre, in Las Palmas coordinated a search

28 rescued from patera headed to Canaries