fuerteventura

A car rolls off a cliff into the sea at El Tostón
A car rolls off a cliff into the sea at El Tostón

The driver left the handbrake off and the car went straight over the edge plunging 25 metres to the rocks below...

Female hiker is rescued by helicopter after breaking her leg
Female hiker is rescued by helicopter after breaking her leg

The 57-year-old woman had to be airlifted from the small island of Lobos just north of Fuerteventura...

The Guardia Civil retrieves an empty catamaran drifting without a crew
The Guardia Civil retrieves an empty catamaran drifting without a crew

Apparently the skipper of the boat had accidentally fallen into the water between Lanzarote and Fuerteventura...

A 3.1 earthquake between Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura this morning
A 3.1 earthquake between Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura this morning

The National Geographic Institute recorded it at 4:59am in the sea between the two islands...

Woman injured after falling into a volcano in the Canary Islands
Woman injured after falling into a volcano in the Canary Islands

She had to be rescued by helicopter because she was in an area difficult to access for the emergency services...

Isla de Lobos... a true piece of paradise in the Canary Islands
Isla de Lobos... a true piece of paradise in the Canary Islands

Lobos Island is an islet just north of Fuerteventura, a largely uninhabited nature preserve that's known for its clear waters...

44 people have died trying to cross the Atlantic from Morocco
44 people have died trying to cross the Atlantic from Morocco

Among those on board the flimsy inflatable boat were 16 women and 7 babies...

16 children from an orphanage in Ukraine arrive in Fuerteventura
16 children from an orphanage in Ukraine arrive in Fuerteventura

The group come from a town just 30 kilometres from Kiev and include a baby less than two years old...

Fuerteventura drops to Level 2 and the rest of the islands stay the same
Fuerteventura drops to Level 2 and the rest of the islands stay the same

The daily average occupancy of conventional hospital beds has decreased by 24% in a week...

Unanimous vote for a medical helicopter based in Fuerteventura and Lanzarote
Unanimous vote for a medical helicopter based in Fuerteventura and Lanzarote

It is not the first time the Canarian parliament has unanimously approved one, but it still hasn’t been actionned...

VIDEO: A meteor lights up the sky over the Canary Islands
VIDEO: A meteor lights up the sky over the Canary Islands

The fireball was caught on video passing over Fuerteventura...

Flight from Fuerteventura to Manchester lands in France due to storm Eunice
Flight from Fuerteventura to Manchester lands in France due to storm Eunice

The Ryanair plane couldn’t land due to strong winds so had to go to Bordeaux 850 miles away...

Woman killed in head on accident between two cars in Fuerteventura
Woman killed in head on accident between two cars in Fuerteventura

She was trapped in her car and second vehicle rolled onto its roof due to the impact on the FV-2 in Tuineje...

Fuerteventura are the latest to demand that Spain drop entry rules
Fuerteventura are the latest to demand that Spain drop entry rules

ASOFUER: “The central government still won’t apply common sense, we need British tourists to save our economy”

An earthquake of 3.3 magnitude is felt in Fuerteventura
An earthquake of 3.3 magnitude is felt in Fuerteventura

The IGN are requesting that anyone who felt the tremor to fill out their questionnaire so they can collect new data…

Four people arrested after 48 kilos of drugs found in boot of rent-a-car
Four people arrested after 48 kilos of drugs found in boot of rent-a-car

Two men and two women, aged between 19 and 34, have been arrested in Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura...

Woman rescued by helicopter after falling into the crater of a volcano
Woman rescued by helicopter after falling into the crater of a volcano

She was hiking in Fuerteventura and had to raise the alert after a fall in the Calderón Hondo crater...

Magnitude 4 earthquake reported between Fuerteventura and Gran Canaria
Magnitude 4 earthquake reported between Fuerteventura and Gran Canaria

It was detected last night at a depth of 6 kilometres under the seabed, at the foot of the El Banquete bank...

A man drowns off the beach of Cofete due to bad sea conditions
A man drowns off the beach of Cofete due to bad sea conditions

With yellow warnings and bad weather across the islands, caution is advised if going into the sea...

Large scale drug operation using fuel tankers is uncovered in the Canary Islands
Large scale drug operation using fuel tankers is uncovered in the Canary Islands

The shipment of 1,600 kilos of hashish was intercepted by the Guardia Civil when it tried to leave Fuerteventura…