Dental Center Diparr implants & advanced oral surgery

Highly qualified, experienced, British trained and registered with the General Dental Council of the United Kingdom. Dr. Parra and his wife Dra. Diaz are proud to announce the opening of their new modern dental practice in the centre of Los Cristianos, offering possibly the widest variety of dental treatments in the South Tenerife.

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“Watch where you put that bench or bin!”

Businesses in Santa Cruz are being urged to think more about the disabled and their accessibility problems.

The plea has been made by city leaders as the capital embarks on a round of meetings to provide better facilities and easier movement for those with moblity difficulties.

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Do you have an under-active thyroid?

An underactive thyroid, also called hypothyroidism, means your thyroid gland does not produce enough chemicals called hormones.

Common signs of an underactive thyroid are tiredness, weight gain and feeling depressed.

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Part of huge speed haul “destined for the Canaries”

National Police have intercepted the biggest-ever stash of speed destined for Spain and estimate ten per cent was heading for the Canary Islands.

Officers from Gran Canaria were involved in the extensive investigation which has led to the arrest of eleven suspects.

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Lighting up new skate park

Santa Cruz council is hoping to light up the new skate park near the sea-front this winter.

The pledge was made as officials visited the new facility which has just seen the arrival of new ramps and further equipment will follow as the site gains in popularity.

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Seven treated after hotel evacuated

Seven people had to be treated for smoke inhalation as a result of a fire in a garage below a Playa de la Arena hotel.

The hotel had to be evacuated following a 1-1-2 call to the emergency services at about 10pm on July 17th.

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Woman burns hands in fire

A woman was taken to hospital with burns to her hands after a care fire in Puerto de la Cruz.

The 1-1-2 emergency control centre was alerted in the mid-afternoon and was told that a woman had tried to put out flames in a car.

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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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