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Covid-19 Tracking App comes to the Canaries

The Canaries has been chosen as the testing ground for a COVID 19 tracking app that will trace and warn anyone who has been in contact with individuals who have tested positive for the virus. The Canarian government said “This new…

Treat Your Plants

For most of us, gardening isn't a full-time job. It's something we do when we have spare time, no matter how enjoyable we find it. But with the lockdown, plenty of us will have had plenty more time on our hands, so why not give all your plants…

Bouncing Back: Bar Arena

As Lanzarote moves cautiously out of lockdown, some of the Gazette's most trusted and reliable clients are lifting those shutters and opening their doors. Bar Arena Sport Bar, opposite the Natura Palace in Playa Blanca, would like to announce…

Mask use compulsory from tomorrow

Wearing face masks in public spaces where two-metre distancing cannot be guaranteed will be obligatory for everyone over the age of six from tomorrow, when a new law by the Spanish government comes into effect. The BOE (official state…

Bouncing Back: Bookswop!

The good news is that more and more shutters are going up and doors opening, as Lanzarote starts to leave the lockdown.  Among the businesses bouncing back are some of the Gazette's most trusted and reliable clients. If you've caught the…

Masks – etiquette or self-interest?

Austria recently made the wearing of face-masks compulsory for all citizens leaving their homes, but many other countries, including Spain, have still not issued any rules governing mask usage. So what is the truth about masks? Face…