The Children’s Garden, where every boy and girl is special

The Children’s Garden is an English and Spanish nursery at Buzanada run by Sue Flather and Sandra Chinea Garcia.

From the moment you step through the door, you know it´s going to be a great place to send  your child as Sue and Sandra are total professionals. The facilities are wonderful, being alive with colour and activities and it´s the words every anxious parent wants [...]

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Excitement builds as motor sports centre comes closer to reality

Tenerife Cabildo has revealed more details of the proposed new “Centro del Motor de Tenerife” (Tenerife Motor Centre) which is set to become a reality after years of aspiration.

The island government is currently asking for tenders for the ambitious scheme which will be constructed with private money after the Cabildo purchased the land in the Granadilla municipality.

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Strange case of the gravedigger

A very strange case of a gravedigger, a corpse and a relative’s photograph has been reported in the Spanish press and it’s all apparently very true!

According to the stories, a grave digger on the Costa Blanca was “rediverted” from his duties for digging up a man’s mummified corpse and allowing a relative to take a picture which was later posted on the social network [...]

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Drama on the beaches as “take care” warnings repeated

Holiday-makers on Tenerife are once again ur-ged to take care and heed beach warning signs after strong currents and choppy conditions returned to the island.

There have been further tragedies in the Canary Islands and the 1-1-2 emergency services have been involved in a succession of call-outs.

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Jeremy Taylor’s book launch

On a hot and sultry Saturday, a happy crowd of foreign residents and islanders gathered at Sitio Litre, Puerto de la Cruz, to launch the first volume of Jeremy Taylor’s General History.

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Woman swallows 100 cocaine

A woman arrested at the airport in Fuerteventura was found to have swallowed 100 capsules of cocaine.

The 32-year-old had arrived on a scheduled flight from Madrid and showed signs of nervousness in the baggage hall.

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Serious injuries for quad bike rider

A man suffered a serious head injury when the quad bike he was riding was in collision with a car in Los Silos.

The accident happened in the mid-afternoon on the road to the beach of Sibora and led to an emergency call to 1-1-2.

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Child of three coached for Fagan-style shoplifting spree

A three-year-old child was take into care by police after she was used Fagan-style by his Romanian parents in a shop-lifting spree.

On a certain command, the toddler got out of her pushchair at the entrance to a clothes store in Malaga, snatched a bag full of stolen items from his mother and then ducked under the security alarm beam. She then ran off down [...]

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Planning a new-look for Los Gigantes

Plans are being made to bring a new look to the centre of Los Gigantes.

Various improvements and refurbishments are being discussed to retrieve its image of yesteryear as council officials feel it has become run-down.

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“Come and see” rounds off summer in Garachico

The lovely unspoilt town of Garichico is inviting people to “Pasen y vean” or “Come and see” as it rounds summer off with some cultural offerings.

Situated on the northern coast, there is much to see here, nestled by the natural coastline and still very Spanish in nature.

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