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Santa Cruz - 23.07.2014 - Just in time for this week's programme of events marking the island's successful defence against an English raiding force under Nelson in 1797, the new series of commemorative stones and plaques on sites that played a key role in Tenerife's most famous battle have been unveiled. more...
 News Features ::
23.07.2014 - Calls for a rethink of the current tax collection system have, not surprisingly, resurfaced with the news that over half a million people in the Canaries are due a rebate this summer. more...
23.07.2014 - A bid to buy Tenerife which would have seen a major injection of cash into the 2nd Division club is believed to have been blocked by chairman Miguel Concepción. more...
10.07.2014 - The events and exhibition guide for Tenerife and Gran Canaria. more...
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Canary Islands22.07.2014 - A total of 6,000 children of all ages are to benefit from the Department of Education’s English summer courses, which are being held for a second year in schools across the Canaries during July and August. more...
Canary Islands22.07.2014 - The animal protection agency, Dogs Welfare Trust, with Janet de la Rosa and sponsors Tenerife Office Headmasters and Pinkies, in partnership with the Adeje Domestic Animal Refuge have undertaken to finance the cost of licences for those who wish to adopt dogs that are listed under the ‘dangerous breeds’ category. more...
Canary Islands19.07.2014 - The Canary Islands were the only part of Spain to see a fall in the number of foreigners registered as self-employed during May. more...
Tenerife18.07.2014 - The title of the World’s Smallest Hotel, currently held by the tiny Puntagrande Hotel on El Hierro, looks to be at risk, albeit from a potential competitor in the Canaries. more...
Tenerife17.07.2014 - Al McKay and the Allstars will bring their Earth, Wind & Fire Experience to The Magma Arts and Congress Centre, Tenerife, on November 4. more...
Tenerife14.07.2014 - Dancers get ready – the Sunblast festival will take place on July 26 at the Costa Adeje golf course. more...
Tenerife14.07.2014 - Pianist and Singer Freddy Cole will make an appearance at the Teatro Leal in La Laguna on July 16. more...
Tenerife13.07.2014 - The theme for next year’s Carnaval in Santa Cruz will be known very soon, once online voting ends on July 15. more...
Canary Islands13.07.2014 - The Canarian authorities have launched an investigation into alleged price-fixing by petrol stations in Lanzarote. more...
Canary Islands12.07.2014 - A well-known hotel chain in Gran Canaria has filed for voluntary insolvency in a last-ditch bid to salvage its business. more...
(Credit:  Koppchen)Canary Islands12.07.2014 - Members of the Canarian Parliament have had their summer recess spoilt by the publication of a report showing that they are among the most expensive in the country. more...
Canary Islands11.07.2014 - A big end of summer beach music festival could be under threat due to objections raised by ecologists. more...
 
Canary Islands - 23.07.2014 - A late plea by the Canarian government to halt the search for oil off the Canaries has proved unsuccessful and oil company Repsol has announced that it expects to begin the exploratory drilling at the end of the year. more...
23.07.2014 - Real Madrid's pre-season tour of the United States has brought an unexpected call-up for Tenerife-born reserve player Omar Mascarell. more...
Santa Cruz - 23.07.2014 - Just in time for this week's programme of events marking the island's successful defence against an English raiding force under Nelson in 1797, the new series of commemorative stones and plaques on sites that played a key role in Tenerife's most famous battle have been unveiled. more...
Tenerife - 22.07.2014 - The public have been urged to steer clear of street traders selling food following the latest big seizure of unfit meat products. more...
Caary Islands - 22.07.2014 - The Canaries may be enjoying their best year for tourism in recent times but warnings are being sounded that by far the bulk of the increase is accounted for by all-inclusive holidays, which do relatively little for resort economies. more...
Santa Cruz - 22.07.2014 - The chances of Santa Cruz's mayor being reselected to run in next year's local elections have been dented by coverage of a controversial decision which is costing the city council hundreds of thousands of euros in wages for work not done. more...
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