Residents jump after fire alarm

Residents of a property were said to have jumped out of the building after a fire broke out in neighbouring premises.

Fire-fighters from Santa Cruz were alerted to a fire in the headquarters of the Pharmaceutical Association of Santa Cruz de Tenerife in avenida Veinticinco de Julio.

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Ringing in the Midsummer Night in traditional way

San Juan de la Rambla hosts some wonderful traditions and the”Resonar del Bucio Noche de San Juan” on June 23rd was one of them.

This ancient midsummer tradition was revived in 2009 and always brings a magical atmosphere to the town.

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Traditional fiesta with appeal for all ages

The seaside area of Bocacangrejo in El Rosario has prepared an extensive programme of events to celebrate their traditional festivities in honour of Nuestra Señora del Carmen.

On July 5th, a sports day for young people kicked off the fun, followd by traditional games the following day.

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Piano the star of final two Puerto concerts

Reyes Bartlet is to close its season at the Teatro Timanfaya in Puerto de la Cruz with two concerts.

The Cultural Association rounds off a hugely successful 2013-2014 with performances on July 19th and July 20th. The star of each will be the piano.

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Calendar of events

Friday 11th July
International Canarias Jazz & Mas Festival
Finishes: 20th July

22 concerts around: Tenerife, Gran Canaria and Fuerteventura

Tenerife venues:

Leal Theatre, La Laguna

Tenerife Auditorium, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Further information: www.canariasjazz.com

 

Live Jazz

Casa del Vino La Baranda,

El Sauzal

Price: 10 euros – Includes glass of wine and 10% discount in the restaurant

 

Fimucité 8: International

Cinema Music Festival of Tenerife

Time: 21:00

Tenerife Auditorium,

Santa Cruz de Tenerife

 

Dialogos in concierto

A tribute to Frida Kahlo by Ruben [...]

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Puerto tapas route was “best ever”

A tapas route held in Puerto de la Cruz for a fortnight in May has been hailed as the “best ever”.

Twelve restaurants, bars and taverns served up more than 9,000 dishes between them and the quality of the food was much praised.

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La Orotava turns the spotlight on chamber music

La Orotava is hoping for good support as the municipality launches the ninth edition of its increasingly popular Festival of Chamber Music.

The event takes place from July 8th to July 27th in various locations, including Plaza de la Constitución; Parque Cultural Doña Chana; Iglesias de Santo Domingo, San Agustín y La Concepción and Liceo Taoro.

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Players salute a legendary coach

Basketball players in Arona have paid tribute to a legendary coach who helped make the sport what it is today in the municipality.

There were touching moments when the widow and friends of Carlos Brito Tarife gathered in the Los Cristianos sports centre.

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Pledge over work at popular beach

Emergency work on the slopes adjoining the popular beach of El Socorro is expected to be complete by the end of this week.

The pledge was made by the Mayor of Los Realejos, Manuel Domínguez who declared the project an emergency because of safety factors.

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Pledge over Lanzarote marina

The Cabildo of Lanzarote has pledged to spend about 250,000 euros on improving facilities at a popular water centre.

The first phase of action will be to improve the lighting and protective wall of the dam at ‘Marina Colón’ in Arrecife.

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