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Lanzarote has requested Spain drop entry requirements from the UK to save tourism
Lanzarote has requested Spain drop entry requirements from the UK to save tourism

The Tourist Federation of Lanzarote says it has already cost us Christmas and New Year, and now half-term is affected…

187 people in four inflatable boats intercepted by Gran Canaria and Lanzarote
187 people in four inflatable boats intercepted by Gran Canaria and Lanzarote

Among the people rescued were 27 women and 15 children...

Garden lovers’ getaways at Finca Botanico in Lanzarote
Garden lovers’ getaways at Finca Botanico in Lanzarote

Finca Botanico has created some amazing and exotic tropical garden spaces for guests to enjoy in their own private paradise…

Three drug mules arrested with 1.6kg of cocaine and heroin in their bodies
Three drug mules arrested with 1.6kg of cocaine and heroin in their bodies

The three men were stopped at Lanzarote airport as police unearthed a regular route used for smuggling…

5,000 ‘cash’ cards to help spending in small businesses in Lanzarote
5,000 ‘cash’ cards to help spending in small businesses in Lanzarote

Each card will be worth 60 euros, but the consumer will only pay 30 euros for it, getting 30 euros free!

18 people missing at sea as inflatable boat sinks 80km from Lanzarote
18 people missing at sea as inflatable boat sinks 80km from Lanzarote

Maritime Rescue saved nine people at around 11pm last night, but no more survivors have been found…

Body of missing man who jumped into the sea to get a bundle of hashish is found
Body of missing man who jumped into the sea to get a bundle of hashish is found

He was found floating in the sea this afternoon after an extensive search hampered by bad weather...

How and why do calimas affect flights?
How and why do calimas affect flights?

Ex-commercial pilot and captain with 25 years experience, Steve Cummings, explains why diversions take place…

Some UK flights to the Canary Islands have been affected by the Calima
Some UK flights to the Canary Islands have been affected by the Calima

The visibility at the Islands airports has worsened this afternoon with extra precautions during takeoff and landing...

Cruise ship bound for the Canary Islands registers 52 positives for Covid on board
Cruise ship bound for the Canary Islands registers 52 positives for Covid on board

The ship stayed docked in Lisbon whilst 4,197 passengers and crew were re-tested and cleared to sail...

Man arrested at Lanzarote airport with 1.8 kilograms of cocaine in his bag
Man arrested at Lanzarote airport with 1.8 kilograms of cocaine in his bag

The National Police found 100 capsules of cocaine in the bag of a man after a flight from Paris…

Armas will start operating from the new port of Playa Blanca on Wednesday
Armas will start operating from the new port of Playa Blanca on Wednesday

The construction of three new berths for ferry-type ships has been essential to expand and improve the uses of the port…

Lanzarote airport has record number of planes and tourists arriving today
Lanzarote airport has record number of planes and tourists arriving today

90 planes are landing at the island today with tourists from all over Europe fleeing the cold…

A man dies after being rescued from the sea in Lanzarote
A man dies after being rescued from the sea in Lanzarote

Lifeguards on the beach in Playa Blanca tried to resuscitate him…

VIDEO: Man arrested at Lanzarote airport with 20 kilos of heroin disguised as flour
VIDEO: Man arrested at Lanzarote airport with 20 kilos of heroin disguised as flour

He was stopped after arriving on a flight from Amsterdam…

VIDEO: A paraglider lands in the sea and is rescued by a tourist pleasure boat
VIDEO: A paraglider lands in the sea and is rescued by a tourist pleasure boat

A catamaran on a whale and dolphin trip rescued him and prevented him from drowning…

Man arrested after sneaking into home of a 19-year-old girl and abusing her
Man arrested after sneaking into home of a 19-year-old girl and abusing her

When arrested, the man spat at pólice officers and shouted phrases such as “Ala Akbar”…

Lanzarote rises to level 2 and the rest of the Islands remain at Level 1
Lanzarote rises to level 2 and the rest of the Islands remain at Level 1

Gran Canaria and Tenerife continue at alert Level 1 even though a sharp increase in cases has been seen...

15 year old teenager found dead in skate park by padel tennis courts
15 year old teenager found dead in skate park by padel tennis courts

He was found hanging at the Playa Honda Sports Centre by staff when they arrived for work yesterday morning…

Wanted Kinahan gang member arrested in Lanzarote
Wanted Kinahan gang member arrested in Lanzarote

He is accused of organising shipments of cocaine and hashish in to the UK last year, as well as money laundering…