Anxiety attack after fire

A resident needed treatment for an anxiety attack after their house nearly went up in flames.

Firefighters were able to confine a blaze in the property in Santa Cruz to one room after an emergency call to the 1-1-2 centre reported a cloud of smoke.

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Tragedy as man vaults over sea wall

A UK tourist plummeted to his death just 24 hours after arriving on the Costa del Sol for a holiday with his girlfriend.

The heartbroken woman, together with two friends, witnessed the tragedy at the top of a well-known beauty spot in Malaga.

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Stalkers by Paul Finch

All he had to do was name the woman he wanted. It was that easy. They would do all the hard work.

Detective Sergeant Mark ‘Heck’ Heckenburg is investi-gating the disappearance of over 30 women. Each one was happy and successful until they vanished without a trace. Desperate to find her missing sister, Lauren Wraxford seeks out Heck’s help. Together they enter a seedy underworld of [...]

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Be Careful What You Wish For by Jeffrey Archer

The story opens with Harry Clifton and his wife Emma rushing to hospital to learn the fate of their son Sebastian, who has been involved in a fatal car accident. But who died: Sebastian or his best friend Bruno?

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Pinolere Trail offers a day for all the family

April 26th is a very special day in La Orotava for those who love running, the outdoors and the countryside.

The day marks the second edition of the “Pinolere Trail” which is much more than a sporting event.

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Old shell find prompts police warning

The discovery of an old artillery shell in a mountainous area of Lanzarote has led to a police warning.

A member of the public spotted an explosive device in the area around Montaña Bermeja, in the municipality of Yaiza.

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Hotel nominated for major award

The Gran Hotel Bahia del Duque at Costa Adeje is in line for another major award.

It has been nominated in the 2016 Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence which are considered one of the most important and recognised global tourism awards.

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ECCO shoes opens first Spanish store in Puerto de la Cruz

A pioneering shoe company has chosen Tenerife for its first store in Spain.

 ECCO Shoes are now represented in Puerto de la Cruz as part of expansion plans which saw the company’s best ever performance in 2014 and more success to come.

The new Puerto shop was officially opened on April 16th and during the event, guests were able to see the new collection whilst enjoying [...]

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Puerto pays homage to a favourite son: Ángel Acosta Martín (1922-2015)

Puerto de la Cruz council has joined tributes to a favourite son of the city, Ángel Acosta Martín who died recently.

A day of mourning was called on April 14th following the death of the sculptor who created the image of Nuestra Señora La Virgendel Carmen.

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Silencer by Andy McNab

Nick Stone has always kept his job as ex-SAS troubleshooter at arms’ length from his home life. But when a threat comes in from an old adversary it is no longer possible. Life just got very personal.

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