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Famara parking controversy

An online petition by residents of Caleta de Famara seeks to reverse Teguise Ayuntamiento's decision to add parking spaces to the village.

Trapped dog rescued on Famara cliffs

Fire fighters rescued a small podenco that was trapped on the Famara cliffs this Sunday.

Suicide at El Bosquecillo

A helicopter this morning located the body of a 52-year-old woman who drove her car over the Famara cliffs at El Bosquecillo, the highest point of the island.

Turtle found dead at Famara

The body of a sea turtle was discovered on Famara beach this week. The animal had apparently died after consuming plastic waste.

Preparing for Famara’s Fiesta

Special bus services have been announced for this weekend's fiestas in Famara. To discourage people from taking private cars.

Surfer dies

A 59-year-old Belgian resident of the island has died while surfing at Famara.

Famara tragedy

A 53-year-old woman died after driving her car off the Famara cliffside at 7.45 am this morning.

Teenagers rescued in Famara

Yesterday afternoon, the emergency services were alerted to two teenagers in distress 50 metres from the coast in Famara.

Car wreckage removed

The wreckage of 15 cars was successfully removed from the Famara cliffside yesterday.

Hang glider rescued

A hang glider was rescued after an accident in Famara yesterday afternoon.