Archive for: May, 2007


The answer of the Prize Sudoku from Issue 502 (18.05.07) was: 36The Winner of the goodie bag is:June ValentineYou have until the 25th June to pick up and use your prizes from the Canarian Weekly offices in Las Chafiras.


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Penguin-Trio at Loro Parque

Three Humboldt Penguins have been born at Loro Parque, at the moment the penguin trio is in the breeding station. Six times a day, a specific nourishment is given to the chicks. It consists of minerals, vitamins and fish; the so-called fish-puree. From this the little penguins raise their weight daily. When they reach their […]

Tegueste involves school children in local wine project

The pupils were not only shown how to plant the grape plants in ecotibes so as to protect them form brusque temperature changes but were also given the opportunity to plant over forty different varieties of vines at the Finca “Los Zamoranos”which belongs to the local town council. The children planted goiro vines from Lanzarote, […]

Modernising the islands markets

Cabrera Exposito explained that over the next few months the organisation will be carrying out a study into the activity of all the farmers markets on the island, the condition of the installations, the produce on offer, the sort of people who buy the produce, the number of people who attend the markets and if […]

No ordinary wedding

The religious service was complete with folk music from the Verode folklore group and the guests replaced the modern rice which is thrown over the bride and groom for good luck, much the same way as confetti is used in the UK, for grains of wheat which would have been used in olden times. The […]

Las Galletas Bloomed

Visitors to Las Galletas strolled leisurely through the Ramblas last Saturday and Sunday contemplating twelve beautiful stands displaying spectacular flowers, plants and decorative items for gardens. Furthermore green fingered experts were on hand to give advice on how best to plant and care for the flora. At the same time the local town council had […]

Disney wonder docks in Santa Cruz

The “Disney Wonder” is owned by the company DCL Management and specializes in cruises to the Caribbean and to various Mediterranean ports. The vessel is set up with families and young children in mind and the Walt Disney organisation made a great contribution to the design of the ship which combines the image of an […]

Argentina Consulate in San Isidro

Consul Ruben Buira is expected to arrive on Tenerife in the next few days explained the councillor for the Republic of Argentina Daniel Samaniego after signing the agreement with the mayor of Granadilla Jaime Gonzalez Cejas adding that once the consulate is operating in San Isidro Argentinean immigrants wishing to set up residence on the […]

Adeje craft fair

Over a hundred craftsmen and women from all over the archipelago came together in Adeje to demonstrate their skills and make the most of the opportunity to sell their products directly to the public. Over five thousand people visited the stalls which brought the centre of the town to life with their bright colours and […]

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