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Sleepless Night in Arguineguin

Sleepless Night in Arguineguin

On Saturday the 20th of December Arguineguín will host its first Noche en Vela “Sleepless night”. The commercial shopping area of Arguineguín will be open until midnight and the local shops, restaurants and cafes are offering discounts, special offers and promotions. With collaboration from most if not all the local businesses throughout the seaside commercial […]

NEW Christmas Market in San Fernando

NEW Christmas Market in San Fernando

Located on the newly pedestrianised shopping area on Avenida de Gáldar. Friday 19.12. 5pm – 10pm Saturday 20.12 10am – 10pm Sunday 21.12 10am – 10pm The Christmas market starts on Friday afternoon with children’s entertainment, a parade, the lighting of the Christmas tree and various musical performances. Aiming to elicit some of the wonder of a traditional European […]

Christmas Market weekend in Las Palmas

Christmas Market weekend in Las Palmas

 The City of Las Palmas has organized the first edition of European style Christmas Market , with the collaboration of the company LPA events. Friday the 19th (17.00 to 1.00 pm), Saturday 20 (from 11.00 to 22.00 hours) and Sunday 21 (10.00 to 20.00), The Christmas Market will offer over 30 stalls of Christmas items, […]

New SPAR for Puerto Rico

New SPAR for Puerto Rico

The supermarket chain SPAR Gran Canaria has opened its latest store. The SPAR Europa is in the commercial center of the same name, at the top of the west hill in Puerto Rico, in the municipality of Mogán. SPAR Gran Canaria continue their policy of expansion with this their 156th store reinforcing their position as one of the most […]

New SPAR for Puerto Rico

New SPAR for Puerto Rico

The supermarket chain SPAR Gran Canaria has opened its latest store. The SPAR Europa is in the commercial center of the same name, at the top of the west hill in Puerto Rico, in the municipality of Mogán. SPAR Gran Canaria continue their policy of expansion with this their 156th store reinforcing their position as one of the most […]

Dead hiker discovered in a ravine

Dead hiker discovered in a ravine

The body of a hiker in her 30s was found at around 20:00 on Saturday in the Guayadeque ravine, in the municipality of Ingenio (Gran Canaria), according to reports from the Regional Executive Coordinating Centre for Emergency and Safety (1-1-2 Canarias). A call was received reporting to the emergency services that a person had been seen waving a lantern from a hillside, […]

Oil on Canarian waters

Oil on Canarian waters

Oil exploration in waters near The Canaries will not stop. The decision of the High Court of The Canarias (TSJC) considering the action brought by the Canarian Government, regarding the approval by the Ministry of Industry to Repsol oil surveys ultimately appears to give their blessing in allowing Repsol to continue exploratory oil drilling . Just one of the six judges […]

Makeover plans for the El Tablero town square

Makeover plans for the El Tablero town square

The City of San Bartolome de Tirajana is planning a renovation project  for the El Tablero plaza. One of the project’s main aims is to turn this public space in to something similar to the Santa Ana Plaza in the capital city, Las Palmas. The idea for the design is to improve its ability to host events and […]