Tag Archives: Las Palmas

Supreme Court ruling continues to tempt thousands of timeshare clients to file lawsuits for fraud

Two and a half years ago we brought you the exclusive story of the Ground Breaking Supreme Court ruling in favour of a Norwegian client, Tove Grimsbo, represented by Arguineguín based lawyer Miguel Rodriguez Ceballos (left) working with the English speaking Canarian Legal Alliance (CLA).   Today it seems Spanish language daily La…

Gran Canaria expecting 35º in the shade

Temperatures are expected to reach 35º inland on Gran Canaria today, according to Spanish State Meteorological Agency, AEMET, who report clear blue skies and moderate northeast winds will predominate, with loose breezes at the Summits. At sea north northerly force 3 or 4 winds may occasionally reach force 5 on…

Orange Advisory: 40° Heatwave and Calima expected for the next few days

  AEMET, The Spanish State Meteorological Agency, has activated a yellow advisory warning today for expected temperatures up to 34° C in the shade, throughout the southern half of Gran Canaria. This will be the beginning of a heatwave that will last until at least Tuesday, with orange advisories issued…


SAINT-PETERSBURG BALLET SOLOISTS THE FIRST TIME BALLET SCHOOL STUDENTS OF GRAN CANARIA WILL PERFORM WITH THE STARS There are few places where performances from the world’s most influential school of Russian classical ballet can be seen, you’d probably have to fly to Russia. But this month the St. Petersburg Ballet…

Raising awareness about good animal ownership

The City Council Plenary meeting hall of the Las Palmas town hall has this week welcomed a presentation about ‘Responsible Pet Ownership’. The program seeks to sensitise the general population about the responsibilities and rights attached to caring for domestic pets in an attempt to reduce impacts on society generated by animals, through…

34º+ in the shade hot weather advisory for Gran Canaria

AEMET, the Spanish State Meteorological Agency, have issued yellow advisories, denoting risk, for maximum temperatures expected on Thursday and Friday. On Thursday morning the north and northeast coasts of Gran Canaria, including the capital Las Palmas, will see some cloud below 300 meters, that looks likely to clear through the…

Six Blue Flag beaches for the south

The Blue Flag environmental program announced last week that the Canary Islands have

The Saint: Las Palmas V Atletico Madrid

   29/4/17 Las Palmas host the champion League semi-finalist Atletico Madrid.

A Carnival Tragedy in Las Palmas

22 year old Jhonatan Orozco Calderón, originally from Columbia, died on Monday, March 6,

Moroccan suspect detained in Las Palmas

Policia Nacional have arrested a 33-year-old Moroccan who it is thought may have been intending

“LPA Experience+” sightseeing ticket

The  ‘Experience+‘ combination ticket will bring together several of Las Palmas

125 years of Real Club de Golf de Las Palmas

On December 17, 1891, a group of amateur British golfers created Spain’s first ever golf course

Events: Gloria Gaynor on Gran Canaria 2017

Disco music legend Gloria Gaynor will be performing on Gran Canaria next May.

Weather: warnings of strong coastal winds

With storm weather warnings over the western mediterranean, the north and northeast of Gran Canaria

Weather: Hazy skies and clearing cloud

Some cloud over the Canary Islands to start Thursday, forecasts of Calima and a slight rise

Drugbust finds guns and 43 kilos of cocaine

Policia Nacional say they have dismantled a criminal organization on Gran Canaria 

Emergency landing at Gran Canaria airport

An ATR CanAir (Binter) aircraft has made a successful emergency landing at Gran Canaria airport

Romance & Funk come to Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria is to host two very different acts that have not only stood the test of time

The Canary Weekend Tips 23-25 September

Another exciting weekend ahead and upcoming event highlights include international tourism day

The Saint: Las Palmas V Malaga

   17/9/16 Las Palmas looking to return to winning ways after last weeks defeat away to Sevilla

Temporary tidal barrier to be started in Tauro

Today it was announced that Anfi Tauro will begin placing a “provisional technical solution”

Las Canteras prep 5 fun world records

Las Canteras beach is set to become the stage for five Guinness record attempts 

GC High alert for 40˚ max temperatures

The sweltering August heat waves continue on Gran Canaria, with 40˚ predicted in the shade 

Blue skies and hot yellow advisory for 36º

A clear blue start to Tuesday and temperatures rising still slightly with highs of 36ºC

Yellow advisory for 38˚+ on Gran Canaria

It’s going to be a scorching weekend ahead, particularly on the southern beaches

High court lifts Siam Park suspension

The Canary Islands High Court of Justice has revoked the ruling which provisionally