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79 dead and 77 injured

  Flight from London Heathrow crashes in south of Gran Canaria while coming into land.   British Consulate welcomes successful crisis exercise involving military authorities and local emergency services.   The British Consulate has welcomed a successful crisis exercise involving the military authorities and local emergency services as evidence of their ‘impressive capability’ to deal with a major disaster.Full Article

Hotel managers facing the sack

Fourteen hotel managers in the south of Tenerife are facing the sack following a controversy over foreign students used as staff. Their dismissal has been provisionally ordered by the ...Full Article

Waiting lists “far beyond” legal limits

  Health cuts are said to be having a disastrous effect on waiting lists in the Canary Islands. Latest statistics show patients are facing a lengthy delay for specialist ...Full Article

Tenerife holds its own on tourism numbers

  Tourism chiefs believe Tenerife is still overcoming the economic crisis after ending 2012 with nearly five million visitors. The final total of 4,903,497 is lower than in 2011 ...Full Article

La Orotava seeks new tourism status “Gran Afluencia” BID

  La Orotava is to bid for official status as an important attract of tourism. The local council feels this will benefit all traders and help to attract more ...Full Article

Adeje’s new face of shopping

  Adeje is to get two more commercial centres which will transform the face of tourists shopping in the south. One of them is to occupy around 25,000 square ...Full Article

Hunt for Arsonists leads to arrests

  Tenerife has sent out a very clear warning to anyone who starts a forest fire, either intentionally or through reckless behaviour. Last summer, there was huge concern when ...Full Article

Crowd enjoys Crispin ceremony

  A traditional ceremony was enjoyed by hundreds of people in La Orotava despite the bad weather. “Widows and widowers” joined in a mock funeral for “Crispin” who was ...Full Article

Lifeguards call for urgent rescue mission

A further appeal has gone out to Arona council to solve the lifeguard crisis affecting the beach of Las Vistas in Los Cristianos. The authority has already said it ...Full Article

Ammunition found in dump

A refuse collection worker got quite a shock when emptying a bin in the centre of Santa Cruz. The operator immediately phoned the police after discovering 36 cartridges and ...Full Article
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