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Two million euro lottery winner in the Canaries hasn’t claimed prize
Two million euro lottery winner in the Canaries hasn’t claimed prize

They are waiting for the Canary Islands resident who has won two million euros in the Bonoloto to come forward…

Covid outbreak at a gym in Lanzarote now has 52 people infected
Covid outbreak at a gym in Lanzarote now has 52 people infected

The Ministry of Health has decided to carry out screening among members and staff of the sports centre...

Two men arrested in Lanzarote for trafficking humans and drugs
Two men arrested in Lanzarote for trafficking humans and drugs

They were in a boat of 32 irregular immigrants and 263 kilos of hashish intercepted close to Lanzarote…

VIDEO: Car gets pulled into the water at the La Santa dock in Lanzarote
VIDEO: Car gets pulled into the water at the La Santa dock in Lanzarote

Onlookers couldn’t believe their eyes as the car was dragged down the ramp into the dock by a boat...

Fire in a Lanzarote shopping centre leaves three people injured
Fire in a Lanzarote shopping centre leaves three people injured

VIDEO: See a video from inside the commercial centre whilst it was on fire...

The Timanfaya National Park, a place you must visit in Lanzarote
The Timanfaya National Park, a place you must visit in Lanzarote

The Timanfaya National Park is one of the wonders of the Canaries, here’s your guide to a place you MUST visit when travel restarts...

Netflix film crew have to leave Lanzarote due to ‘lack of permits’
Netflix film crew have to leave Lanzarote due to ‘lack of permits’

'Welcome to Eden' is the next big Spanish blockbuster on the streaming platform, but Costas have refused permits…

Diving ‘instructor’ without any qualifications or licences arrested for fraud
Diving ‘instructor’ without any qualifications or licences arrested for fraud

He has been found selling Scuba diving courses without any of the official qualifications that he advertises he has…

More than 300 people hold street party in Lanzarote
More than 300 people hold street party in Lanzarote

300 people in 150 cars headed to the fairground in Arrecife to celebrate Independence Day of the Dominican Republic...

Cabildo agrees to repair sinkholes on Los Hervideros highway in Lanzarote
Cabildo agrees to repair sinkholes on Los Hervideros highway in Lanzarote

The sinkholes appeared two weeks ago after landslides during the storms…

Heroic act of two young Maghrebis who rescued a British swimmer in distress
Heroic act of two young Maghrebis who rescued a British swimmer in distress

The two men risked their lives and were injured themselves by colliding with the rocks during the rescue...

British man climbs 52-metre crane in Lanzarote threatening to jump
British man climbs 52-metre crane in Lanzarote threatening to jump

The man was threatening to kill himself due to the desperation of the situation he finds himself in due to the pandemic...

Controversy over the actions of two Local Police officers in Arrecife
Controversy over the actions of two Local Police officers in Arrecife

The two officers punched two people who were recording them while they were making an arrest… watch the video here…

When can Lanzarote reduce its alert Level restrictions?
When can Lanzarote reduce its alert Level restrictions?

Here is an explanation of the parameters that the Ministry of Health uses to decide which alert Level the islands are in... for Lanzarote, the island is a long way from having it’s level reduced...

Lanzarote now in Level 4 – here are all the restrictions
Lanzarote now in Level 4 – here are all the restrictions

Most are focused around stopping people meeting and using interior spaces as these are proven to be the ‘hotspots’ for transmission of the coronavirus...

LANZAROTE WILL GO TO NEW LEVEL 4 RESTRICTIONS FROM SATURDAY
LANZAROTE WILL GO TO NEW LEVEL 4 RESTRICTIONS FROM SATURDAY

The island faces tougher restrictions: meetings of up to a maximum of two people and non-essential commercial activities must close at 6.00pm...

Lanzarote will get tougher measures if new cases do not decrease ‘in the next few days’
Lanzarote will get tougher measures if new cases do not decrease ‘in the next few days’

The Ministry of Health are ‘deeply concerned’ about the pandemic in Lanzarote … They are already Level 3, what will be introduced?

Lanzarote begins equipping a ‘field hospital’ due to increase of Covid patients
Lanzarote begins equipping a ‘field hospital’ due to increase of Covid patients

Last week 47 extra beds were enabled in the Molina Orosa Hospital and it is expected that 110 may be reached, but work is still being done on other contingency plans in an adjoining warehouse…

Lanzarote and Gran Canaria are now epicentre of the pandemic in the Canaries
Lanzarote and Gran Canaria are now epicentre of the pandemic in the Canaries

Lanzarote and Gran Canaria have officially taken over from Tenerife as the epicentre of the pandemic...

Lanzarote is set to move to Level 3 restrictions
Lanzarote is set to move to Level 3 restrictions

The Cabildo and city councils have asked the Canary Islands Government to assess the move to Level 3 given the increase in coronavirus cases and the high incidence rate for the over 65’s...