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Covid update: Is this the start of the Easter effect on incidence rates?

Sat, 04/10/2021 - 18:19
The incidence rates over 7 days have increased for every single island and the archipelago as a whole....

Government changes decision, mainland travellers WILL need tests

Sat, 04/10/2021 - 18:19
The Ministry of Health of the Canary Islands will issue an official order which will be effective in the next few days...

Government analyzes which restrictions will apply when State of Alarm finishes

Sat, 04/10/2021 - 15:18
Control of restrictions is being handed back to the regional Governments from May 10th...

Canaries stops requirement of a Covid test for nationals to enter the islands

Sat, 04/10/2021 - 12:18
This does not affect international travellers who must continue to present a negative test result...

Opposition parties challenge Cabildo to reactivate tourism in Tenerife

Sat, 04/10/2021 - 12:18
This follows the resignation of the Cabildo’s minister of Tourism who said he can’t handle the situation any longer...

These are the restrictions island by island from midnight tonight

Fri, 04/09/2021 - 18:17
The Easter restrictions finish at midnight tonight, so here is a reminder of the main points of all levels…

Covid update: New upturn in infections, 329 new cases and four deaths

Fri, 04/09/2021 - 15:17
Tenerife has registered the most with 166 new positives, 149 are in Gran Canaria, six in Lanzarote, and six in Fuerteventura…

Buckingham Palace announces Prince Philip has died aged 99

Fri, 04/09/2021 - 15:17
Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband and the longest-serving consort of any British monarch, has died at Windsor Castle…

Jet2 pushes restart date back to June 24th after traffic light announcement

Fri, 04/09/2021 - 12:16
Jet2 CEO, Steve Heapy, says that: “the aim to restart in May was not fair on customers, travel agents and staff”...

Magma will begin mass vaccination in the south at the end of April

Fri, 04/09/2021 - 12:16
Three mass vaccination centres are opening in Santa Cruz, La Laguna, and Playa Las Americas...

How will the new UK traffic light system for travel work?

Fri, 04/09/2021 - 12:16
Here are all the details of travel to and from countries in either red, amber or green conditions...

UK BREAKING: Traffic light system for holidays abroad announced

Fri, 04/09/2021 - 09:16
The government has refused to confirm whether foreign holidays will be permitted from May 17th...

BREAKING: All islands stay at same alert level for another week

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 17:48
All islands will stay in the same alert level that they were already in from Saturday with no restriction changes…

Covid update: Canarias adds 237 new infections and three deaths

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 17:48
Active cases have fallen to 4,418 (85 less than yesterday) and there have been 319 medical discharges in the last 24 hours…

The Government guarantees to extend the ERTE after May 31st

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 17:48
The tourism sector wants it extended until the end of the year, but the Government has refused this so far…

Here is the EMA's advice for anyone being vaccinated with AstraZeneca

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 14:46
Although cases of thrombosis are very rare, they advise immunized patients to monitor their health status…

Cayuco with 47 people on board located south of Tenerife

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 14:46
Maritime Rescue has an alert open about the departure of a boat from Mauritania earlier this week…

The Health Service does not expect any changes in alert Levels on the islands

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 14:46
The director of the SCS said this earlier this morning in an interview on Cadena SER…

New daily vaccination record as SCS administers 14,407 doses yesterday

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 14:46
6.4 million people have now been vaccinated in Spain as 336,000 were inoculated yesterday nationally…

Dead woman found floating in the sea had been there for at least two weeks

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 11:45
The body of the woman shows significant deterioration and is proving difficult to identify...

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