Run ashore

A 15-metre sailing boat ran ashore in rough seas yesterday in Puerto del Carmen.

Where to shop for carnival

Lanzarote’s carnivals are coming up soon, and you’ll want to dress to impress. The carnival calls for colourful and unique outfits – exactly the kind of thing you can expect to find at Wendy’s Fantasy pop-up shop in Puerto del Carmen.

Strip lighting

Energy efficient lighting will be installed in Puerto del Carmen over the next two weeks as part of a drive to increase energy efficiency in public installations.

Road closed in Puerto del Carmen

The Tías Ayuntamiento have notified residents of a road closure along the Avenida de las Playas in Puerto del Carmen over the next two days.

Los Pocillos rescue

Two men who took a Christmas dip at Los Pocillos beach in Puerto del Carmen had to be rescued by lifesavers yesterday afternoon.

Roadworks and direction changes

The Tías Ayuntamiento have completed the asphalting of Calle Doramas and the change of direction on Calle Isas, in Puerto del Carmen.

Small fire in complex

Emergency services were alerted to a small fire in a complex in Puerto del Carmen in the early hours of this morning.

Car flips in Puerto del Carmen

A car flipped over on Calle Argentina in Puerto del Carmen in the early hours of Saturday morning. The driver was able to escape from the vehicle without assistance.

Demolition to start

The Coast and Sea Department has commenced the demolition of parts of the Aparthotel Fariones that were built illegally on public land.

Bus engine fire

Last night the local fire service in Tías were called to an incident involving a bus Puerto del Carmen.