Free summer activities in Playa del Inglés

Free summer activities, organised by the San Bartolomé de Tirajana town hall

Free summer activities in Playa del Inglés

C4’s “Black mirror” filming in Tejeda

British sci-fi, satire series  “Black Mirror” will be filming in the beautiful village of Tejeda

C4’s “Black mirror” filming in Tejeda

Brad Pitt arrives on Gran Canaria

Actor Brad Pitt and the crew of his latest film ‘Allied’ arrived Thursday on Gran Canaria,

Brad Pitt arrives on Gran Canaria

The Canary Weekend Tips 20-22 May

Another busy weekend ahead with events happening around the island. 

The Canary Weekend Tips 20-22 May

Motor Grande fiestas start 20 May

Motor Grande and Puerto Rico starts celebrating this Friday in honour of Mary, The Helper

Motor Grande fiestas start 20 May

Cabildo secures water for southern farmers

The shortage of rainfall in the southern part of the island in recent years has left dams at low

Cabildo secures water for southern farmers

Lilly Rikhter talks Food & Nutrition

There is, in fact, no perfect diet, because each person is unique in their own way.

Lilly Rikhter talks Food & Nutrition

International Museum Day on Gran Canaria

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria network of museums have been celebrating International 

International Museum Day on Gran Canaria

Mogán refurbishes training centre

Mogan Town Council has remodeled a municipal premises to transform it into a training 

Mogán refurbishes training centre

Gran Canaria Film promoted at Cannes

The Gran Canaria Film Commission have been promoting the island 

Gran Canaria Film promoted at Cannes

Foreign visits to Gran Canaria increase

284,653 foreign travellers visited Gran Canaria in April,  an increase of 14.4%

Foreign visits to Gran Canaria increase

Filming starts next Thursday for “Allied”

The streets and squares of some areas in Las Palmas have been transformed in recent days

Filming starts next Thursday for “Allied”

Red Berries grown on Gran Canaria?

The cabildo is planting cranberries, currants, raspberries and blackberries,

Red Berries grown on Gran Canaria?

Morales announces GC1 project plans

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

Morales announces GC1 project plans

UD Las Palmas donation to food bank

UD Las Palmas football club this week handed over a donation of 17,000 kilos of food

UD Las Palmas donation to food bank

Light at the end of the tunnel to La Aldea

The Governing Council (Cabildo) have approved a Ministry of Public Works and Transport 

Light at the end of the tunnel to La Aldea

Growing marijuana on a roof terrace

Policia Nacional have detained a 30 year old man in the neighbourhood of Bellavista

Growing marijuana on a roof terrace

Newsbrief: 44 People rescued from a patera adrift south east of Gran Canaria

Salvamento Maritimo vessel the Guardamar Talia rescued 44 people (2 women and 42 men) on Sunday night from a patera located 116 ‘SE from Maspalomas. They were transferred to Arguineguín in Mogán at dawn on Monday. Two migrants were taken

Foreigners bought 10.3% more homes

Foreigners bought a total of 7783 homes on the Canary Islands in 2015, representing an increase

Foreigners bought 10.3% more homes

Patalavaca beach wall being renovated

Renovations to the wall facing Patalavaca beach in Arguineguín began in the last few days

Patalavaca beach wall being renovated

Canaries´active tourism on the rise

Active tourism generated turnover of €1.410 billion in the Canary Islands last year

Canaries´active tourism on the rise

The Canary Weekend tips 6-8 May

Our top picks this weekend include the Strawberry Fair in Valsequillo and the massive FIMAR

The Canary Weekend tips 6-8 May

Spanish congress vote to end ‘Sun Tax’

One of the more interesting features of the Spanish government in limbo 

Spanish congress vote to end ‘Sun Tax’

Vote on Las Palmas Carnival 2017 theme

Just over a month since Carnival season on Gran Canaria ended and we already have the dates

Vote on Las Palmas Carnival 2017 theme

Las Palmas tourism first quarter increase

The capital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, recorded an increase in tourist numbers

Las Palmas tourism first quarter increase

70 wind farms in the Canary Islands by 2018

The Canary Islands Government’s Ministry of Economy, Industry, Trade and Knowledge

70 wind farms in the Canary Islands by 2018

The Canary May Day Weekend Tips

May is here! Did you know that the month of May was named for the Greek goddess

The Canary May Day Weekend Tips

Days of Brad on Gran Canaria

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria and the city of Las Palmas have not been hiding their glee

Days of Brad on Gran Canaria

Islands attracting US investment strategies

The President of the Canary Islands, Fernando Clavijo had a working meeting in Madrid

Islands attracting US investment strategies

La Laguna vote to ban circus with animals

La Laguna in Tenerife voted last Thursday to become a municipality free of circuses

La Laguna vote to ban circus with animals