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Man jailed for sexually assaulting air stewardess on flight to Tenerife

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 20:52
A 36-year-old man has been jailed after he assaulted an air stewardess and his outrageous behaviour caused concern on an EasyJet flight

Oasis FM darts leagues – Week 3

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 14:49
Week 3 and its crazy how 7 days can change in darts!

Gran Canaria residents make barricades to stop the accommodation and quarantine of more immigrants in their town

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 14:49
They oppose the transfer of a group of people to their old school residence which is being used to house and quarantine immigrants

Coronavirus update: 52 days NO deaths, 186 active cases

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 11:48
The Canary Islands currently have 14 active coronavirus outbreaks on


Thu, 08/06/2020 - 11:48
The Minister of Labour, Yolanda Díaz, has acknowledged that the data on the evolution of

Canary Islands observatories will broadcast Perseid meteor shower live

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 08:47
Astronomers say that this year the moon will not be a problem to enjoy the 'Tears of San Lorenzo'...

Easy guide for new regulations for use of masks in the Canary Islands

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 08:47
The police will issue fines to anyone not wearing a mask where it is obligatory

15 Lanzarote hotels postpone their reopening due to UK quarantine

Thu, 08/06/2020 - 08:47
According to Asolan, there were 20 planning to open their doors in August, but at the moment only five are continuing...

The Canary Islands signs a travel insurance agreement that covers quarantine of tourists on the islands

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 14:33
The policy covers both Spanish and foreign tourists, on the condition that the traveller did not know that they had contracted the Covid-19 before the

Coronavirus pandemic crushes Spain’s tourism industry

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 14:33
The sector has recorded its worst half yearly figures ever, with a 97% drop in visitors and 750,000 jobs at risk…

Illegal campers on beach in Lanzarote are mostly minors!

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 14:33
When the officers approached the area on foot, at 7:30am this morning, several of the group fled

Car accident caught on video by passenger as it hits cliff and rolls over!

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 14:33
A video has gone viral on social media setting off police alarm bells. Two men recorded the moments before they had an accident

Huge fire at El Hierro recycling plant is finally under control

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 11:29
A fire broke out yesterday morning at 10.15am at the El Majano recycling centre, in the

71 immigrants have spent 2 days on dock waiting for quarantine site

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 08:25
They have spent more than 48 hours in tents installed by the Red Cross on the Arguineguín port...

Coronavirus update: number of active cases in Tenerife drops

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 08:25
Gran Canaria has seen the biggest increase in active cases in the islands

Camp site fire in Tenerife south

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 17:13
Residents said they were woken by the sound of an explosion…

The paralysis of rent-a-car businesses sinks the sale of new cars in the Islands

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 17:13
The Canary Islands registers the worst data in the country with a 48% drop in new car registrations in July…

Covid Radar tracking app will be launched in the Canaries on August 10th

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 11:05
3,200 people from La Gomera, where the pilot test took place have downloaded the APP...

Loggerhead turtle with a missing fin rescued from sea in El Hierro

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 11:05
The turtle was in poor general condition and underweight, and they think that the loss of the fin

Coronavirus update: 25 new cases of which 12 are from occupants of pateras

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 07:58
Among the new cases in Tenerife, several are from tracing the contacts of an already known outbreak