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Lanzarote’s first victim

Lanzarote experienced its first coronavirus death yesterday. The victim, who passed away in Arrecife's Dr Molina Orosa Hospital, was described as a 71-year old German man who lived in the municipality of Yaiza. Lanzarote's Cabildo and the Ayuntamiento…

Lanzarote on Screen 3

In the third edition of our new series, we take a look at some of this island’s most famous and memorable appearances on film, TV and video. BLACK MIRROR: USS CALLISTER Charlie Brooker's acclaimed Netflix series came to Lanzarote…

Tribute to the health workers

A convoy of around 30 police cars and emergency vehicles paraded the streets of Arrecife on Monday evening in tribute to the work of health workers on the island. The parade passed along the seafront before heading to the Dr José Molina Orosa…

The G Life Lockdown Questionnaire

Over the next few days members of the Gazette team, and others, will be sharing their thoughts on the lockdown. First up is our Head Designer Carla Sylvester, currently cooped up in Costa Teguise with her one-year-old son. What are…

Lockdown to be extended

The lockdown in Spain will be extended for another 15 days once the Spanish congress votes for the measure this Wednesday. The President of Spain's national government, Pedro Sánchez, spoke to the President's of the autonomous communities…

Lanzarote on screen 2

In the second edition of our new series, we take a look at some of this island's most famous and memorable appearances on film, TV and video. ENEMY MINE German film makers such as Werner Herzog and Volker Schlöndorff journeyed…

Anglican Church Online Sunday Service

The Anglican Church invite you to join them for their Mothering Sunday Service. It's their first attempt to provide a previously recorded service to you. It is not a live broadcast due to a complete lockdown here in Spain, so you’re…

Sharp leap in cases; two new positive tests on Lanzarote

New Canarian coronavirus cases leapt sharply, bringing the total on the islands to 414 at 8pm on Saturday 21st March. Figures included the first case registered on El Hierro. The weekend also saw the islands' death toll from the virus reach…

The Good Old Days Free Delivery

From 5pm today The Good Old Days are offering a free food delivery service for Puerto Del Carmen and surrounding areas. Below you will find their menu. For more information, go to their facebook here. Or call them at +34 928 51…

Testing, testing.

The case of Dr Laura Callero, the emergency nurse and Tias health councillor, who was declared free of coronavirus after initially testing positive for the disease, has raised questions about the reliability of the tests. But what do these…