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Bar owners

Why don’t bar owners have a notice up saying men should cover up when having a drink or meal! There is nothing worse than facing obese men with their large greasy stomachs overhanging their shorts when one is having a meal!.Bus drivers won´t allow men on without a tee shirt! Dorothy. Los Cristianos  Full Article

Mobility scooters

Dear Editor Since arriving back in Tenerife in January after a short spell in the UK, I am amazed at the increase of twin seated mobility scooters meant for ...Full Article

Repaint road markings

Dear Editor There has been a lot of talk recently about the state of the roads in Tenerife and the traffic congestion.Full Article

Yes, traffic is awful

Dear Editor We could not agree more about the worsening traffic situation in Tenerife.Full Article

Very stupid skateboarders!

Dear Madam Are some people so stupid they don’t realise they are putting themselves and others in danger? I write in amazement because today, when driving through Los Cristianos, ...Full Article

When ‘Enlightenment’ came to Tenerife

Throughout Europe the eighteenth century was a time of growing intellectual ‘enlightenment’, when, in a spirit of inquisitiveness, people wanted to find out more about the world they lived ...Full Article

Love in a warm climate

ONE of the most rewarding items historians can come across is a diary or letter penned by a character who figures prominently in the story. In my previous article, ...Full Article

How one woman’s generosity with books led to the creation of a very special facility

FORMER Library president Ken Fisher has spent more hours then he cares to remember down the years researching the history of The English Library in Puerto de la Cruz ...Full Article

Stunning Scenery in the North of Tenerife

A couple of weeks ago, I went for a lovely 11.4km hike in the north of Tenerife with Andy Tenerife Walker and two very good friends, Lisa Allard and ...Full Article

The Lady In The Van A true story by Alan Bennett

In 1974, the homeless Miss Shepherd moved her broken-down van into Alan Bennett’s garden. Deeply eccentric and stubborn to her bones, Miss Shepherd was not an easy tennant. And ...Full Article
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