Tag Archives: #GranCanaria

SportsBrief: Yellows send Valencia packing

27,041 spectators at the Gran Canaria stadium watched the home team

15,000 low-priced fruit trees for farmers

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria distributed 15,000 low-priced fruit trees

Newsbrief: Detained after robbing a 78 year old tourist in Playa del Inglés.

Agents of the Policia Nacional in San Bartolomé de Tirajana detained a 19 year old Irish national, with initials R.M.C.U, suspected of a robbery on a central avenue in Playa del Inglés. Another person was able to restrain him until the arrival of police officers.

The Canary Weekend Tips 1-3 April

April is here and as it’s the first weekend of the month so there are a lot of activities 

New Ryanair route Gran Canaria to Leeds

Ryanair announced on Wednesday a new winter route from Gran Canaria to Leeds 

Newsbrief: Canary Island airports recorded over 3 million passenger journeys in February 2016

The eight Canary Island airports received 3,230,728 passenger journeys during February, representing a 13.8% increase over the same month last year. The busiest airports in the archipelago for passenger traffic were Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria: St Patricks Day 17 March

Gran Canaria is blessed with many Irish pubs, taverns and bars. You can be sure that all of them have

New satellite sending images & information

Sentinel-3A, is the third European-Space-Agency-developed-satellite and carries four Earth-observing 

SBT Council vote to sort out eyesore

The San Bartolomé de Tirajana town hall have voted to work on reopening a derelict eyesore 

Dame Shirley Bassey visits Gran Canaria

Dame Shirley Bassey visited Gran Canaria last week and went to see her friends at the Funnyboys

Agriculture Training for 240 unemployed

240 unemployed young, aged between 18 and 35 will be trained as future farmers 

La Caletilla Clean up in Puerto de Mogán

The City Council collected 20,000 kilos of waste during a cleanup in El Caletilla next to Puerto de Mogán

The first personalized thoracic prosthesis

The Canary Islands Institute of Technology (ITC)  has announced a world first, 

Clear skies, some dust raising temperatures

As the week draws to a close slight cloud to the north and clear skies to the south prevail

The Canary Weekend Tips 11-13 March

Spring time and orange blossom! If, after a solid month and a half of it, you are still feeling the urge

Marie Claire fashion shoot on Gran Canaria

The British edition of Marie Claire magazine is set to publish a “spectacular” photo shoot

‘The Only Way Is Essex’ from Meloneras

Gran Canaria was on ITV again at the end of February in the latest series start of reality show “TOWIE

Ant & Dec promote Gran Canaria on Primetime

The Gran Canaria Tourist Board, in collaboration with ‘On The Beach’

3 detained for 8 hotel robberies in Mogán

The Guardia Civil’s main post in Puerto Rico de Mogán have detained a woman and two men

Gran Canaria Airline News: New Routes

Germania will start flying from Hamburg to Gran Canaria next summer and in the winter season 

International Women’s Day week of activities

Yesterday was International Women’s Day, originally called International Working Women’s Day

Newsbrief : Binter Canarias sale for inter island flights this week until Sunday 13 March

Binter Canarias, the regional island airline, is offering more than 20,000 seats to fly with Bintezo at a very special rate between 2 May to 30 June, on Canary Islands inter-island routes. The sale period to buy the tickets started on Monday and runs to Sunday 13 of March. Seats…

November – December Print edition

The Pre Christmas electronic version of our print edition is now online…Download the PDF, or read online

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…