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El Hierro updates its road network with better signals

Drivers on El Hierro will notice substantial improvements on the island’s roads, thanks to an extensive programme of improvements to the vertical signalling. Councillor for infrastructure, Eutimio Armas, reported that the Cabildo had completed the horizontal signalling work on the HI-5 (PK.11.460-12.540) at the exit of the tunnel Los Roquillos, as well as the improvement of vertical signalling on ...Full Article

Hiker airlifted after fall

A 65-year-old German woman was injured after suffering a fall in La Palma. The accident happened just after noon in the National Park of La Caldera de Taburiente in ...Full Article

Canaries lead the way with new project to spotlight on MS

The European University of the Canary Islands is leading a new project to raise awareness of multiple sclerosis. The Mielina Project is being carried out jointly with the Pichón ...Full Article

Drugs gang trafficked hashish between Gran Canaria and Tenerife

Police in the Canary Islands have broken up a gang dedicated to moving large caches of hashish between Gran Canaria and Tenerife. Ten men and a woman, aged between ...Full Article

Experts urge action to curb prostitution problems in Canaries

Between 2,000 and 3,000 women are currently engaged in prostitution in the Canaries and are facing greater dangers than ever before. This is one of the findings of a ...Full Article

New land law hailed as golden opportunity for La Gomera

Spain’s new Land Law will provide opportunities for the development of La Gomera, politicians have stressed. The President of the Government of the Canary Islands, Fernando Clavijo, and the ...Full Article

Fancy a snack? Try a cactus burger!

A new cactus burger is causing quite a stir in Lanzarote as it becomes the first snack of its kind in Spain. This original and innovative gastronomic proposal made ...Full Article

Fishing crew with illegal catch surprised by police

The crew of a fishing boat was surprised by police after it arrived in Gran Canaria. A spot-check by the authorities revealed an illegal catch worth around 20,000 euros.Full Article

Canary police warn of dangers of “sextorsion”

Police are warning about the dangers of “sextorsion”, both in the Canary Islands and in Spain. The method is the same in all of the cases. A person, invariably ...Full Article

Historic footpath reopened after landslides

An old footpath which has a history going back 500 years has now been reopened by the Cabildo of Gran Canaria. The circular path of Los Tilos de Moya ...Full Article
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