Plaza event helps needy families

A Red Cross open day in the heart of El Medano helped needy families.

Visitors were asked to bring along items of school supplies which were later distributed to those suffering particularly badly during these tough economic times.

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World wind-surfing at El Medano

A definite date for your diaries, Tenerife is to host a new edition of the World Windsurfing Championships from August 3rd to August 10th.

The best windsurfers in the world will be converging on El Medano for a spectacular competition which will fascinate everyone, regardless of whether you follow the sport or not.

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Lanzarote moves forward with more electric cars

Lanzarote’s Cabildo is setting an example as the island bids to improve its sustainability and green power.

The authority has just taken possession of two electric vehicles to show its commitment to renewable energy.

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Helpful tips for healthy running

Running should be as easy as putting one foot in front of the other, right? Anyone can run but having proper technique can make a huge difference to your health.

Good running technique will help make your runs feel less tiring, reduce your risk of injury and ultimately be more enjoyable.

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Contract date at last for San Andrés

Residents and business owners in San Andrés hope realisation of an ocean dam project is one step closer to reality.

They have been pressing for years for emergency work to stop huge waves washing over the main road adjacent to the sea and flooding properties.

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SEPA means safe and efficient payments in Spain

The Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) is making euro payments faster, safer and more efficient within the 34 EU countries. It enables customers to make cashless euro payments to anyone within the EU.

What are the ways to pay using SEPA?

 1. SEPA credit transfer

A single way to transfer funds nationally or anywhere within the EU.

2. SEPA direct debit

Now charges can be made [...]

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Major prostitution ring dismantled after raids

A police investigation which began into a brothel on Gran Canaria has led to the breaking up of a gang involved in human trafficking for sexual exploitation.

Eight people have been arrested and four properties searched, three of them in Las Palmas and a third in Barcelona.

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Taking Ainara to their hearts

If you saw a huge number of bikers riding around the north of Tenerife recently, you should know they were drawing attention to a good cause.

Earlier, around 200 motor-cyclists had gathered in the plaza del Adelantado in La Esperanza to show their plight for Ainara Morales Cordero, a little girl who is always smiling despite battling all her life against illness.

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How to breath easily on other people

Treatment for bad breath (halitosis) will depend on its cause.

Usually, the most effective treatment is improving your dental hygiene. As part of your daily routine, you should:

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Drugs’ pledge in capital

Police have pledged to continue their crackdown on drug-taking and distribution in Santa Cruz.

Various surveillance operations are being carried out across the capital following complaints from residents.

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