Archive for: November, 2007


The answer of the Prize Sudoku from Issue 528 (16.11.07) was: 56The Winner of the goodie bag is:William GreenhamYou have until the 21st December to pick up and use your prizes from the Canarian Weekly offices in Las Chafiras.

Flower Power

This is an initiative that began eleven years ago, the campaign originally began to improve facades of buildings, while later was extended to all the areas of the island, receiving plants. According to the Director of the Island and Urban Landscape, Jorge Bonnet, "the fundamental objective of this project is to support the municipalities in […]

McClaren pays price for England failure

Ten of the 12 board members were eligible to vote and they decided unanimously to terminate McClaren’s contract two years early, along with that of his assistant Terry Venables.   The FA has promised a "root-and-branch" review of the English team, led by chief executive Brian Barwick.   FA chairman Geoff Thompson said: "At a […]

Loro Parque

Loro Parque Foundation, Puerto de la Cruz presented at a press conference at the Institute of Secondary Hermenegildo diverse and innovative educational projects for the current 2007-2008, which includes the use of new technologies to promote awareness of caring for the environment. Also present were Director-General of Education Promotion of the Canary Islands government, Alonso […]

‘Reforesta 2007’

On the 16th and 18th November with the participation of some 600 people from different groups all aiming to regenerate vegetation cover in the mountains of the Island. The Minister of the Environment, Wladimiro Rodriguez, said that "The work is a continuation of what we have been doing for the last 16 years and we […]

Heliodoro – The Grass Will Be Greener

The company responsible for carrying out the work ensuring that the grass I is greener is Hardisson Nursery. The Cabildo of Tenerife, through the public company Ideco, has earmarked 114,000 euros for the care of the lawn of the stadium Heliodoro Rodriguez Lopez..  The councillor for Island Sports, Damaso Arteaga, said that "since we have […]

Santa Cruz de Tenerife stages big wine party

Wine tasting, live jazz and magic shows will make 23 November a night to remember. The popular old street Calle de la Noria, in the capital Santa Cruz, which will be the setting for the Grand Tenerife Wine Fiesta.From 9pm until nearly midnight, a good time is guaranteed in one of the most typical spots […]

One Voice – OSCE

In a speech at a luncheon in Vienna for the inauguration of the new OSCE headquarters in the Austrian capital, the Spanish monarch said he would like to see the 56 member states "speak with only one voice that identifies the points of common interest."   King Juan Carlos said Spain, which currently occupies the […]

Icod Investment

"In addition, a second phase is scheduled for construction in the streets of St. Augustine with an investment of more than one million euros, "so the investment made in improving the commercial area of Icod de los Vinos, after completion of all the work will exceed 2.3 billion euros, " stated the island councillor. The […]

Increase in European Cocaine Use

The agency bases its figures on information covering 2005. In that year, it says that seizures of cocaine reached record levels. A total of 107 tons of the drug was recovered – up more than 45% on the previous year. Spain and Portugal are the main points of entry into Europe. The EU drugs agency […]

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