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Could regional air bridges save tourism?

The UK Government will review its list of travel corridors on Monday, and the idea of regional air bridges may provide hope for prospective holidaymakers and relatively safe tourist areas of Spain that have been affected by crude, national…

Bikers Take Care

Spain’s Traffic Department (DGT) has issued a special warning to motorcyclists to take extra care following the exit from the lockdown, after an unprecedented rise in fatal accident involving motorcycles. First published in Gazette…

Bouncing Back: Hankey Pankys!

We're delighted to announce that Hankey Panky's, on the upper floor of the Montaña Tropical centre in Puerto del Carmen, is now open again from 10 am on wards on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, for breakfasts, lunch and evening…

The Last Gift

The Canarian Health Service has launched a shocking new video that warns islanders not to let their guard down against coronavirus at family reunions. Titled “The Last Gift”, the video shows a birthday party for a grandfather with…

Rollover Risk

The lockdown meant that there was a pause in the usual parade of rolled-over vehicles on Lanzarote’s news pages, but late May and early June saw tumbling cars once again. First published in Gazette Life, July 1st 2020. Rollovers…

Nissan Closes in Catalonia

Spain’s Nissan plants in Catalonia will close with the loss of 3,000 jobs, after the Japanese manufacturer went into the red following the coronavirus crisis. First published in Gazette Life, July 1st 2020. The closure had been…

Spain to get €140 billion – with conditions

Spain is to receive €140 billion from the EU’s coronavirus emergency fund, of which €72.2 billion will be in the form of grants and the rest will be low-interest loans.  Spain’s share of the €750 billion package, which was…

Bouncing Back: EG Interiorismo

EG Interiorismo is Esmeralda González's stunning interior design studio and shop in Playa Blanca – a must-visit for anyone who's interested in exquisite and stylish 21st century design.  Local girl Esmeralda brings a youthful, innovative…

Hard line promised on private parties

The Canarian Government has warned that it will increase checks on private parties and crack down on them if measures against coronavirus are not followed carefully.  Health councillor Blas Trujillo made the statements at a meeting with a…