Beware of roadworks

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Last week, whilst here on holiday, we hired a car and went to the Puerto Colon area.

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Four arrests as police break up train graffiti gang

National police have broken up one of the most active graffiti gangs in Spain.

Four people arrested as part of an ongoing inves-tigation into vandals who target public transport, particularly trains.

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Basic first aid for your cat

Cats can get themselves into all sorts of pre-dicaments but if something serious happens, here are some useful tips from the experts.

Road accidents

Prevention is better than cure so keep your cat in at night, as this is when most road accidents occur. If you find a cat involved in a road accident, take them to the vet, even if the cat appears to be unhurt. There [...]

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Son’s life saved by mother and 1-1-2

A mother in Santa Cruz was able to save her son’s life thanks to expert medical help over the telephone from the 1-1-2 emergency control centre.

The drama happened when the toddler suffered a seizure and stopped breathing.

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Red balloons

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Did anyone else spot the red balloons in Palm Mar on Valentine’s Day and wonder what it was all about?

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A year of nature activities to enjoy

More than 50 free activities have been announced by Los Realejos council as it presents details of the 2015 “Los Realejos Actúa Verde”  nature, sports and heritage programme.

This is a joint initiative between the council and the nature classroom Rambla de Castro and is designed at raising awareness of the environment.

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Don’t make a grave error!

Hoteliers warn about tourist tax and home rentals.

Hoteliers in the Canary Islands are sounding an early warning about two controversial issues which, they say, would constitute “a grave error” if ever implemented.

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“Carnival Running” attracts big crowd

More than 400 people donned all sorts of fancy dress costumes to take part in the 2015 edition of “Carnival Running” in Santa Cruz.

A popular part of the annual Carnival programme, the event took part in the very pleasant environment of the Maritime Park.

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All the colour of the carnival

Hundreds of thousands of people have been enjoying the colour and excitement of car-nival on Tenerife.

Santa Cruz led the way with a futuristic theme and the main Coso was enjoyed by a crowd estimated at 150,000.

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Selfies form new exhibition in La Laguna

A fascinating exhibition in La Laguna has been giving a unique insight into the city.

“100 Miradas sobre La Laguna” is taking place in the Casa de los Capitanes and can still be seen until the last day of February 27th.

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