New app for eco-tourists will help to “Save La Geria”

Lanzarote has presented details of a new app which will allow visitors to enjoy six eco-tourism routes with the help of an audio-guide.

Cabildo president, Pedro San Ginés said walking was a growing interest on the island and this type of tourist spent more days and money than the average.

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Get the latest “Shabby Chic” furniture trend at Rotations

Something new has come to Rotations Second Hand Shop!

If you love the latest trend of painted Shabby Chic style furniture, Rotations is now the place to go.

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Fun golfers pay their respects

The most recent Fun Golf session at Los Palos coincided with Remembrance and the 20 players who took part all wore their poppies with pride.

At 11am, play stopped for a for two minute silence to show their respects.

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Young driver hurt in road sign crash

A 20-year-old driver who crashed his car into a road sign suffered multiple injuries of a serious nature, including head trauma.

The fire brigade had to release him as he was trapped in the vehicle which left the TF-5 in the direction of Santa Cruz near La Laguna.

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Live Arico Pets Animal Welfare Supporters (PAWS)

Dog of the Week – Blackie

Torrito, last week’s “Dog of the Week” is adopted! After all these years. We are so happy and wish him and his new owner Didi all the very best.

Now to this week’s dog…Blackie is around 1 year old and came to us via the police of San Miguel after being abandoned with another dog on a roof terrace. The [...]

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Warehouse blaze tackled by 27 firemen

These were the dramatic scenes when a warehouse in Santa Cruz went up in flames in the early hours of the morning.

The whole building was gutted because of the extreme temperatures reached and firemen did an incredible job in preventing it from spreading to adjoining properties.

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Spanish nurse to sue over ebola claims and loss of Excalibur

The Spanish nursing assistant who survived ebola is launching lawsuits against the Ministry of Health and says she will give her demand of 150,000 euros direct to animal charities.

Teresa Romero and her husband, Javier Limon are also seeking damages following the destruction of their dog, Excalibur whom they say they regarded “as their adopted child”.

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Worten opens its fourth store in Tenerife

Worten inaugurated its latest store in the commercial centre Santa Cruz – Añaza de Tenerife on November 21st.

With this new opening, Worten consolidates its presence in Tenerife where it already has four outlets, in addition to others in the Canary Islands , where it has six.

The brand new store employs eleven people and also contribute to social and local economic development, with the generation [...]

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Ravine rescue

There was a lucky escape for a 75-year-old man who was in danger of being washed away in a ravine in a barranco on Fuerteventura.

The water was near the beach of Playa Blanca in the municipality of Puerto del Rosario.

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Support “En Pie” at charity fun day

An organisation’s bid to raise awareness and improve the quality of life for people with severe mental- illnesses is continuing, this time at Costa Silencio.

A charity Fun Day is to be held on Sunday, November 30th in aid of the En Pie Foundation (a non-governmental organisation dedicated to improving the lives of those affected by mental illness.)

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