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Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival 2017 Program Guide

TheCanaryNews.com Maspalomas Costa Canaria Soul Festival 2017 Program Guide – Download PDF  The Maspalomas Soul Festival started in 2015 as an initiative from multi-award winning events producers DD&Company Productions, working with the local town hall of San Bartolomé de Tirajana. Having produced the Canary Islands editions of WOMAD (World Music and …

Mayor Paco proudly shows off “Woody” for Mogán

Today Mayor Paco González at a press conference in Puerto De Mogan presented the soon-to-be-recorded British BBC comedy series “Woody,” as part of one of the best campaigns so far to attract tourists from the UK market.  The presentation was also attended by Don Melchor Camón the Cabildo de Gran Canaria’s …

New BBC Comedy ‘Woody’ being shot in Mogán

FROM MONDAY MOGÁN WILL HOST FILMING OF A NEW BBC COMEDY SERIES On Monday, October 13, the municipality of Mogán in the sunny south of Gran Canaria will see filming start on a new BBC comedy television series, named “Woody” after its main character who is described as an eccentric reporter …

Video: Healthcare in Spain

Think healthcare when moving to Spain – or it could cost you time, worry and money, warns new video Living in Spain without having thought about how you will look after your future health could cost you time, worry and money, warns the Department of Health in a new video …

Thomson made me smile…

Have you seen the advert from Thomson Holidays?  Their new #MadeMeSmile campaign is a beautiful work of art which follows a family on a journey from their cold north London suburban home to the beautiful beaches of Jamaica…

Michael Marouli passes X-Factor arena audition

Gran Canaria favourite Michael Marouli on telly ! One of the stars of the infamous Sparkles Show Bar, Michael has so far twice exceeded the expectations of the narky Simon Cowell and managed to make it through to boot camp! It seems Mel B is not a fan now either, …

Las Palmas v Alcorcón

– an English fan’s view on the beautiful game direct from the stands of UD Las Palmas, Paul Gilliam is…     Top of the table Las Palmas host 8th Place Alcorcón on a perfect night for sub-tropical football – 20/09/14

Sparkles Showbar’s Michael Marouli on X-factor

Hot out of Playa del Inglés de Gran Canaria, Sparkles Show Bar star Michael Marouli successfully passes X-factor audition and is now on his way to compete in the national television show in Wembly! Great work Michael! Gran Canaria (and Tyneside) are all routing for you!