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

New Buildings In The North

There are a few new building projects around the north of the island which suggests that we may be moving out of recession

Engine Failure

Ferry VOLCAN DE TIJARAFE suffered engine failure while en route from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the afternoon Apr 23

Airlines Update and Jet2holidays has increased capacity on routes to Spain, Portugal, Greece and Turkey from Manchester for summer 2019 and added a new route to La Rochelle.


Julia Castro, the majorera rider competing in the kitesurfing World Cup will take the image of Playas de Jandia

Road resurfacing

The Town Council of Oliva is undertaking resurfacing projects for 1.2 million euros and plans future investments in roads and streets. 

Man Dies from Shooting!!

A MAN has died after being shot outside a language school in Spain’s Canary Islands Tuesday night.

Wrong Decision????

AN 84-YEAR-OLD man has been sentenced to prison for shooting a violent burglar dead in his home in the Canary Islands.

Hospital Improvements...

This week the Canarian Executive of the Government of the Canary Islands announced that works to begin the extension of the General Hospital of Fuerteventura, as well as those for the health centres of Gran Tarajal and Corralejo, will now be offered for tender.

Higher and Higher!!!

They had a greenhouse of 400 marijuana plants - yes you read that right, 400 plants!!

Car Scrapping....

In fifteen days,hundreds of vehicles stored in Puerto del Rosario will be sent to the scrap yard

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