Canarian Weekly News Feed

Subscribe to Canarian Weekly News Feed feed
The News service for the Canary Islands in English
Updated: 1 hour 53 min ago

Main Scandinavian tour operator starts holidays to Canaries again on Saturday

1 hour 53 min ago
Turismo de Canarias and Nordic Leisure Travel Group have made an agreement to carry out antigen tests 48 hours before travellers leave their country,


4 hours 54 min ago
In La Gomera, El Hierro and Gran Canaria the yellow level warning is still in place for Tuesday, for strong winds and some rain…

New Gran Canaria film studio on schedule for 2021

4 hours 54 min ago
Huge boost to the Canary Islands film industry with new film studio under construction

40 to 49 year olds have added most Covid cases in the Canary Islands

7 hours 59 min ago
In the third week of October they added 113 positives, reaching 2,769 cases among people of this age group…

Six arrested after locating hashish in one of the boats in Lanzarote

7 hours 59 min ago
Upon reaching one of them, the drug was thrown into the sea, the agents seized the bundles before they sank…


10 hours 59 min ago
In times of the health crisis due to the coronavirus, it is even more necessary to influence other pathologies that continue among us...

More than 1,600 people attend the ‘Festival del Sur’ in Gran Canaria

14 hours 42 sec ago
This positive response proves to us how much we need the arts and entertainment...

Teide had her ‘hat’ on yesterday!

14 hours 42 sec ago
Strong winds at the summit of Tenerife yesterday contributed to the formation of the well-known Teide 'hat' or lenticular cloud...

Covid update: 122 new cases, 115 medical discharges, no deaths

14 hours 42 sec ago
According to the latest data from the Ministry of Health the Canary Islands now has:


Sun, 10/18/2020 - 20:04
In a radio interview, Salvador Illa said he thought that a vaccine would be ready by the start of next year, adding ‘there are still between five and

Immigrants throw bundles of drugs in sea before being ‘rescued’

Sun, 10/18/2020 - 16:58
As Maritime Rescue and the Guardia Civil approached the boat, they threw the bundles of drugs into the sea...

Atlantic storm will 100% leave strong wind and rain in Canaries from Tuesday

Sun, 10/18/2020 - 16:58
Aemet says 100% there will be rain in the Archipelago with a front coming in from the west and has activated a yellow weather warning on five islands

A boat with 112 immigrants onboard intercepted by Los Abrigos

Sun, 10/18/2020 - 13:57
This morning a cayuco has been escorted by Maritime Rescue from Los Abrigos to Los Cristianos port, where it docked at 10.50am...

New test centre on Santa Cruz dock to help contain the virus

Sun, 10/18/2020 - 13:57
A mobile testing centre at has been erected at Santa Cruz port to increase testing of residents...

Ryanair flight to Tenerife lands in Portugal due to fight on plane

Sun, 10/18/2020 - 10:57
A passenger had to be removed from the flight by police after a fight broke out onboard, leaving cabin crew with blood on uniforms...

199 more immigrant arrivals on Saturday in Gran Canaria

Sun, 10/18/2020 - 10:57
The 199 intercepted on Saturday mean that 671 people are staying in Red Cross tents on the Arguineguín dock in the south of Gran Canaria...

Covid update: 132 new cases, 6 deaths, Tenerife passes 3,000 active cases

Sun, 10/18/2020 - 10:57
86 of the new cases and 5 of the deaths were in Tenerife, where figures are still rising...

Gang in Gran Canaria scammed 50,000 euros selling false driving licences

Sat, 10/17/2020 - 19:50
The Guardia Civil has uncovered a gang selling false driving licences on the internet for between 800 and 3,000 euros, based in Gran Canaria...

Guardia Civil debuts on TikTok with dancing dog

Sat, 10/17/2020 - 19:50
The Guardia Civil said that the purpose of having a presence on this channel is to be able to reach the youngest with safety advice...

Cruises start again in the Canary Islands from November 5th

Sat, 10/17/2020 - 16:49
The Government has authorized several companies to operate once they have agreed to comply with their strict sanitary protocols...