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Woman saved but man drowns in Playa del Inglés tragedy

Two people were rescued after getting into difficulties in the sea off a popular Gran Canaria beach but sadly, only one of them survived. The tragedy happend on the afternoon of New Year’s Day at Playa del Inglés in the municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana.Full Article

Surfboarding youngsters have lucky escape

Two teenagers had a lucky escape when their surfboards were dragged out to sea in Fuerteventura. The youngsters, aged 14 and 16, got into trouble off the beach of ...Full Article

Sunbathers try to save German man

There was tragedy on a popular beach on La Gomera when a 64-year-old German man got into trouble in the sea. The incident happened on the afternoon of New ...Full Article

Fire damaged mountains could reveal secrets of the past

A huge forest area on La Palma destroyed by fire this summer may unexpectedly yield the secrets of the past. The island’s Cabildo has announced that it intends to ...Full Article

Gran Canaria to get new Museum of Water and Sugar

The old town of Ingenio in Gran Canaria is to be the venue for a new tourist attraction in the form of a Museum of Water and Sugar. The ...Full Article

Canary emergency medics with SUC pledge more improvements

The Canary Emergency Service (SUC), which is part of the Ministry of Health, is marking 22 years of service this month, with more than 4.7 million people assisted. The ...Full Article

Busy Christmas night for the 112 control centre

Christmas Eve proved an extremely busy time for the 1-1-2 Canary emergency centre which increased its activity by 44 per cent when compared to December 24th of 2015. The ...Full Article

Hiker breaks leg on La Gomera

A 65-year-old woman had to be rescued by the emergency helicopter after a fall on La Gomera. The accident happened as she was out walking in a steep area ...Full Article

Man rescued from docks in 1am incident

A 28-year-old man was taken to hospital in a critical condition after being rescued from the sea in Gran Canaria. The victim nearly drowned in the dock area of ...Full Article

Oasis Park offers swimming with sealions as part of team building

Team building is the buzz word for companies who want to get the best out of their staff but bosses might not realise swimming with sea lions or feeding ...Full Article
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