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This news is translated from the Spanish Press unless otherwise indicated.

Expat Pension and Brexit

The Treasury Select Committee of the UK Government warns that urgent action is needed to ensure that British pensioners in the Canary Islands, Spain and other EU countries do not find their pension payments stopped in 2019 when the UK leaves the EU


Air strikes!!

TALKS between Spanish airports manager Aena and the security staff unions have been described as “positive” but the proposed airport strikes have not been called off. 

Immigrants and disease

Madrid - Spain's police confederation on Tuesday charged that some of the illegal immigrants who have reached the Canary Islands in recent months have contagious diseases


New Cruise Ship

AIDA has announced that its new 183,900-ton, 5,000-passenger AIDAnova, will be entering service in December 2018


Scare landing at Lanzarote

The passengers of an Iberia aircraft from Madrid were shocked when they approached Lanzarote on Tuesday morning.


Probe into Brits' £55 million scam

 The scam is said to have been conducted over three years and officers are now studying claims in Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria and Lanzarote


Fred Olsen Breached!

Fred Olsens brand new ferry breached during test runs in the Canary Islands


Wild Donkeys - Poorly

The wild donkeys that live in areas of Morro Jable in Fuerteventura form the only colony of wild donkeys left in all of Spain

Animal Behaviour Course at Oasis Park Fuerteventura

The Oasis Park Zoo in la Lajita in the municipality of Pajara in Fuerteventura is organising an advanced training course in animal Behaviour.

Win a Cruise, Yes You - Win a Cruise

YOU could be taking a cruise to the Canaries next spring courtesy of World of Cruising and Saga Cruises. 

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