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Will PP victory sour Spain’s relations with Cuba?

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Some observers have questioned the effect the victory of the conservative Popular Party (PP) will have on future relations between Spain and Cuba. Photo: Wikipedia

22/11/2011 Spain/Cuba (KMC) - The creation of the 2006 Spanish law which grants citizenship to foreign born grandchildren of Spanish immigrants has meant that Spain and Cuba have become more closely intertwined in recent years. However some observers have questioned the effect the victory of the con...


 
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Banco de Valencia seeks bail-out

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Banco de Valencia has become the first retail bank to seek a bail-out from the state owned Bank of Spain. Photo: Wikipedia

22/11/2011 Spain (KMC) - Banco de Valencia has become the first retail bank to seek a bail-out from the state owned Bank of Spain, making it the latest victim in Spain’s property collapse.

Bank of Spain will contribute 1 billion euros to Banco de Valencia’s capital and will grant the troubled bank...


 
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Only half of Lanzarote turns out to vote

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Only 53 per cent of Lanzarote's 82,262 voters cast their vote at Sunday's election. Photo: Wikipedia/Rama.

21/11/2011 Lanzarote/Spain (KMC) - Only 53 per cent of Lanzarote's 82,262 voters cast their vote at Sunday's election.

This follows a general pattern right across the Canary Islands and on mainland Spain. For the whole of the Canaries voter turnout was down four points to 45.95 per cent. In Spain t...


 
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Possible indoor skiing facility for Barcelona

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Architects working with the Dutch company ‘SnowWorld’ have found a possible way of building an indoor ski facility in South Barcelona. Photo: Wikipedia/Filipe Fortes

21/11/2011 Barcelona/Spain (KMC) - Architects working with the Dutch company ‘SnowWorld’ have found a possible way of building an indoor ski facility in South Barcelona.

The company want an energy efficient and eco-friendly facility which would rely on recycled cooling that would otherwise go to wa...


 
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PP win election by a landslide

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Mariano Rajoy, leader of the Popular Party, has won the elections by a landside. Photo: Wikipedia

21/11/2011 Spain (JF) – Mariano Rajoy, leader of the Popular Party (PP) has won the national elections by a landslide. The centre-right party defeated the Socialists, who had been in government for eight years, by 181-185. To win by a majority the party needed 176 votes. The results were announced l...


 
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Sahara solar panels from Morocco to Egypt

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A new initiative which will see solar panels stretch from Morocco to Egypt will provide Spain with electricity by 2015. Photo: Wikipedia/karimobo

18/11/2011 Sahara/Spain (JF) – A new initiative which will see solar panels stretch from Morocco to Egypt will provide Spain with electricity by 2015. The business plan which is backed by German companies E.ON, Siemens and Deutsche Bank, the Spanish company Red Eléctrica as well as companies from It...


 
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Cameron meets with Merkel

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David Cameron is to fly to Berlin today to hold talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel amid rising tensions over how to handle the Eurozone crisis. Photo: Wikipedia/Armin Linnartz

18/11/2011 Berlin/Germany (KMC) - David Cameron is to fly to Berlin today to hold talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel amid rising tensions over how to handle the Eurozone crisis.

 

Both leaders have different opinions on the direction of the European Union, with Merkel pushing for closer int...


 
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Mercadona to open on Lanzarote

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The Spanish food chain Mercadona has been given the go ahead by the Lanzarote government to open three grocery stores on the island two of which are in Arrecife (pictured above.) Photo: Lanzarote37degrees

18/11/2011 Lanzarote (JF) – The Spanish food chain Mercadona has been given the go ahead by the Lanzarote government to open three grocery stores on the island. A meeting was held on Thursday the 17th of November where the two parties discussed future plans for expansion. Arrecife will ha...


 
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EU member states recieve Irish budget

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The Irish budget for the up-coming new year was mistakenly sent by the European Committee (EC) to 41 European member states. Photo: Wikipedia/William Murphy

18/11/2011 Ireland (JF) – The Irish budget for the up-coming new year was mistakenly sent by the European Committee (EC) to European member states yesterday. The budget, which was still in it's early stages and was proposing a further rise in Irish taxes, was sent to European member states on the Eu...


 
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Spain likely to swing right on Sunday

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The leader of Spain’s conservative Popular Party (PP), Mariano Rajoy, is set for a majority win this Sunday as Spanish voters go to the polls. Photo: Lanzarote37degrees

18/11/2011 Spain (KMC) - The leader of Spain’s conservative Popular Party (PP), Mariano Rajoy, is set for a majority win this Sunday as Spanish voters go to the polls.

Voters are likely to punish the reigning Spanish Socialist Workers Party (PSOE) and its candidate Alfredo Pérez Rubalcaba over thei...


 
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Spain pays record interest rate on bonds

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Spain today paid a record interest rate of 6.975 per cent as the country raised 3.563 billion euros with the sale of ten-year-old bonds. Photo: Wikipedia/ Eric Chan

17/11/2011 Madrid/Spain (KMC) - Spain today paid a record interest rate of 6.975 per cent as the country raised 3.563 billion euros with the sale of ten-year-old bonds.

 

The rate of interest was the highest rate paid since the birth of the euro and is dangerously near the 7 per cent borrowing rate...


 
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How will a PP victory affect Morocco?

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Morocco and Spain have had a rocky political relationship with one another over the years. Photo: Wikipedia

17/11/2011 Morocco/Spain (JF) – With Spanish elections taking place on November 20th, it is unsure how Morocco will support the new government, reported El Pais today. The election which is expected to be a landslide victory for Mariano Rajoy leader of the Popular Party (PP), is uncertain...


 
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Spain's biggest hash smuggler caught

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Spanish police have announced a major drug smuggler has been in custody since August 2011. Field of burning Cannabis. Photo: Wikipedia/Emeraldeye.

17/11/2011 Spain (JF) – Spanish police have announced a major drug smuggler has been in custody since August 2011. The drug smuggler which was part of the A.C.A drug operation was being monitored by police who were investigating a major drug operation in Huelva in the south of Spain. The 32 year-old...


 
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Lanzarote airport now eighth busiest in Spain

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New figures released by the Spanish Airports and Navigation Aérea (Aena) have confirmed that Lanzarote’s Arrecife airport is now the eighth busiest airport in Spain. Photo: Lanzarote37degrees

17/11/2011 Lanzarote (KMC) - New figures released by the Spanish Airports and Navigation Aérea (Aena) have confirmed that Lanzarote’s Arrecife airport is now the eighth busiest airport in Spain.

 

The total amount of passengers who have passed through the airport this year so far has increased from...


 
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Spanish economy affecting Zara

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The Spanish fashion clothing chain, Zara, has announced that 97% of its sales are from abroad with only a quarter of its sales coming from Spain. Photo: Wikipedia/Derek Harper

16/11/2011 Spain (JF) - The Spanish fashion clothing chain, Zara, has announced that 97% of its sales are from abroad with only a quarter of its sales coming from Spain. The high-street fashion label which is a branch of Inditex has it's headquarters and 11 factories in Galicia in northern Spain. Th...


 
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Zero economic growth for Spain

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Official data has revealed today that Spain's rate of growth has stalled in the third quarter of 2011. Photo: Wikipedia

16/11/2011 Spain (KMC) - Official data has revealed today that Spain's rate of growth has stalled in the third quarter of 2011.

There was a small growth of 0.2% in the second quarter, however this has now vanished, exacberating fears in Spain of another recession less than two years after the last ...


 
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New restrictions on fishing in Arrieta

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The Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Water has issued an order prohibiting the use of certain equipment for fishing in Arrieta bay. Photo: Lanzarote37°/Bernard

15/11/2011 Lanzarote (KMC) - The Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Water has issued an order prohibiting the use of certain equipment for fishing in Arrieta bay.
It is hoped that the ban on equipment such as fishing pots and trammel nets will help to regenerate the local marine ...


 
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Canary Islands Parking to remain open temporarily

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The Canary Islands parking in Arrecife is to remain open temporarily. Photo: Ayuntamiento de Arrecife

15/11/2011 Lanzarote (KMC) - The Canary Islands parking in Arrecife is to remain open temporarily after a decision made by the Tribunal Superior de Justicia de Canarias (TSJC) on Friday. The TSJC decided to suspend the recent decree signed by Reef City Council which ordered the closure of the parkin...


 
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Streets closed in Arrecife as fliming begins

Arrecife, "Daniel Calparsoro", Lanzarote37degrees, "Lanzarote Island magazine"
Some streets in Arrecife will be closed from today until Friday 18th November as the city is transformed into the set of the flim ‘The Invader‘. Photo: Lanzarote37°/Bernard

15/11/2011 Lanzarote (KMC) - Some streets in Arrecife will be closed from today until Friday 18th November as the city is transformed into the set of the flim ‘The Invader΄­. Fliming is expected to begin tomorrow and nine streets including Calle La Inés, Cabo Jubi, Luis Fajardo Ferre...


 
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Time capsule in San Ginés

14/11/2011 Lanzarote (JF) - During the month of November there will be an artist movement that will reflect on the ‘public sphere’. Artists, associations and social collectives will all reflect on the public sphere and then through a collection of drawings, pictures or any other form of media will t...


 
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Launch of online notarial booking service

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The British consulate has launched a new service which enables its Canary Island customers to book their notarial appointments online. Photo: Wikipedia

14/11/2011 Canary Islands (KMC) - The British consulate has launched a new service which enables its Canary Island customers to book their notarial appointments online.

 

The type of notarial services offered by the British consulate includes the issuing of birth, death and marriage certificates.

...


 
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Oil drilling likely to begin soon

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Australian oil firm Tangiers Petroleum are planning to drill more oil wells in the Tarfaya Block. Photo: www.tangierspetroleum.com

14/11/2011 Morocco (KMC) - Australian oil firm Tangiers Petroleum are planning to drill oil wells in the Tarfaya Block, which is located off the coast of Morocco and about 50 kilometres from the Canary Islands of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura.

The company currently have 8 permits on the 15,041 kilom...


 
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El Hierro earthquake reaches 4.6 on Richter scale

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An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale occurred at midnight last night on El Hierro. Photo: Wikipedia/Spot Cnes.

11/11/2011 El Hierro (JF) - An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale occurred at midnight last night on El Hierro. The earthquake was felt throughout by the entire population on the island and was felt as far away as Tenerife. Since midnight there has been 21 earthquakes ranging from 1.6 to ...


 
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Nestlé to expand in Spain

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Nestlé, announced yesterday that it is going to further invest in it’s La Penilla de Cayón plant in the north of Spain. Photo: Wikipedia.

10/11/2011 Spain (JF) – Nestlé, announced yesterday that it is going to further invest in it’s plant in the north of Spain. The multi-national corporation, announced it would invest €10 million ($13.6 million) at it’s La Penilla de Cayón plant by installing a new production line which will mould cho...


 
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Spanish students develop first unmanned solar plane

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Students at the University of Barcelona have developed the first Spanish plane that flies operating on solar panels and batteries only.

10/11/2011 Barcelona (JF) – Students at the University of Barcelona have developed the first Spanish plane that flies operating on solar panels and batteries only. Known as the ‘ETSEIAT Trencalòs’ team, the seven students developed the Solar Endeavour UPC and the appropriate technology to support it...


 
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Spain among top three for pork in Europe

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Recent statistics show that Spain, Germany and France are Europe’s leading pig meat producers. Photo: Wikipedia

10/11/2011 Europe (JF) - Recent statistics show that Spain, Germany and France are Europe’s leading pig meat producers with 22 million tonnes of meat being produced. 12.2 million tonnes of poultry were produced by Spain, Germany, Poland, the UK and France , with France, Germany, Italy and the UK bei...


 
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Repsol shares rise

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Repsol shares have risen for the first time in 18 months due to a new oil field that was discovered in Patagonia. Photo: Wikipedia/Entrophy1963

09/11/2011 Madrid (JF) – The company Repsol has announced that shares have risen for the first time in eighteen months. Spain’s largest oil company saw a rise of 6.9%, from €1.43, to €22.34 per share. The jump in profit is due to the discovery of a new shale oil field in Patagonia, in Argentina. The...


 
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El Hierro eruption

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El Hierro erupted a spew of ash and sulphur that rose 25m above water yesterday afternoon. Photo:Wikipedia/Spot Cnes.

09/11/2011 El Hierro (JF) - El Hierro erupted a spew of ash and sulphur that rose 25 metres above water yesterday afternoon. The eruption that lasted for twenty seconds released sediments into the air and surrounding water. The water temperature has risen by 11˚C, with the recent jellyfish swar...


 
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Jellyfish swarm grows

09/11/2011 Lanzarote (JF) – Swimmers are being told to stay out of the water due to the amount of jellyfish on Lanzarote beaches. Red flags have been raised at beaches to warn swimmers and bathers of the jellyfish risk. The jellyfish were first sighted nearly two weeks ago and have continued to rema...


 
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Ryanair flight unable to land at Guacimeta

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A Ryanair flight experienced difficulties after trying to land in Guacimeta airport on Sunday. Photo: Lanzarote37degrees

07/11/2011 Lanzarote (JF) - A Ryanair flight experienced difficulties after trying to land in Guacimeta airport on Sunday. The aircraft which was carrying 173 passengers from Santiago de Compostela, experienced difficulties upon arrival and was forced to circle the route until it was able to safely ...


 
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Residents evacuated on El Hierro

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El Hierro residents were evacuated at the weekend after experiencing another earthquake that reached 4.4 on the Richter scale. Photo: Wikipedia/Spot Cnes.

07/11/2011 El Hierro (JF) - Residents of El Hierro have been evacuated from their homes as earthquake tremors grow stronger. Eleven homes have been evacuated after an earthquake measuring 4.4 occurred on Friday evening, with another earthquake reaching 3.9 on Saturday. Residents were evacuated due t...


 
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Manola shoe drug operation

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A drug smuggling operation which used moulded Manola look-a-like shoes has been busted in northern Spain. Photo: Wikipedia/Sergio Calleja.

05/11/2011 Spain (JF) – A drug smuggling operation which used moulded Manola look-a-like shoes has been busted in northern Spain. The operation which ran over a two year period by Columbian drug-traffickers was busted yesterday in the northern town of Gorliz in Spain. Spanish police who had been mon...


 
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Campaigning for elections officially begins

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Campaigning for the November 20th elections will officially begin today – two weeks before election day. Mariano Rajoy, from the PP party, is expected to succeed the current Prime Minister, Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero. Photo: Wikipedia/Iker Parriza.

04/11/2011 Madrid (JF) – Campaigning for the November 20th elections will officially begin today – two weeks before election day. Although official canvassing has not taken place, opinion polls already show the Socialists’ opposition winning by a two-digit number. Prime Minister, Jose Lui...


 
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Spanish tourism increases for 2011

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British tourists choose Spain as their most popular holiday spot. Photo: Lanzarote37˚

04/11/2011 Spain (JF) – A survey conducted by a British airline has revealed that the number of British tourists travelling to Spain has increased this year. The statistics by the Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Culture and reported by ‘ULookUBook.com’, has shown that tourists travelling outside t...


 
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Elderly British man dies off the coast of Lanzarote

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A 70 year-old British man has died off the west-coast of Lanzarote after swimming near the hotel he was staying in. Photo: Wikipedia/Ian Roberts.

04/11/2011 Lanzarote (JF) – An elderly British man died on Monday after holidaying in Lanzarote. The 70 year-old, John Jewitt, was on holiday with his two friends when he went out swimming at Playa Boca Chica on the west-coast of Lanzarote near La Santa. The man’s two friends were alerted to Mr Jewi...


 
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4.4 Earthquake on El Hierro

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A 4.4 earthquake occurred on El Hierro yesterday evening. Photo: Wikipedia/Cnes Spot.

03/11/2011 EL Hierro (JF) – El Hierro has experienced another earthquake measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale. The earthquake occurred at 18:10 yesterday evening and was once again in the north of the island. El Golfo, Fontera, Taibique and El Pinar felt the quake. Scientists are certain that a new er...


 
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Asteroid to pass close to Earth

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On the 8th and 9th of October an asteroid will pass within the moon's orbit of Earth. Photo: Wikipedia/NASA.

03/11/2011 Lanzarote (JF) – On the 8th and 9th of November an asteroid will pass Earth - closer than the moon orbits the Earth. The 2005 YU55 asteroid, will pass within 319,000km (198,000 miles) of Earth’s atmosphere and will be the largest ever to do so. The asteroid itself is 400m in wi...


 
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Strongest Earthquake on El Hierro

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El Hierro experienced it's strongest earthquake this morning at 7am. Photo: Wikipedia/Cnes Spot.

02/11/2011 El Hierro (JF) – El Hierro’s strongest earthquake occurred this morning at 07:54 and reached nearly 4.0 on the Richter scale. The quake which was felt by residents comes in light of recent seismic activity in the north of the island. From midnight until the quake took place over twenty-fi...


 
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Spain unemployment at 5 million

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Spain's unemployment level has risen to nearly 5 million. Photo: Wikipedia/European Union.

02/11/2011 Madrid (JF) – Spain’s current level of unemployment has risen to just under that of five million this quarter. Over 21.5% of people are unemployed compared to 21% unemployment in the last quarter. Despite rising awareness and the Spanish government trying to kick-start the Spanish jobs se...


 

More jellyfish sightings on Lanzarote

02/11/2011 Lanzarote (JF) – Swimmers are being asked to stay vigilant to the presence of jellyfish on beaches in Lanzarote. The jellyfish were spotted at the weekend in Costa Teguise, Arrieta and Famara resulting in the beaches being subsequently closed. The beaches in question were given the all-cl...


 

Thomas Cook leaves passengers stranded

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Thomas Cook Airlines delayed 220 passengers for two days in Arrecife airport. Photo:Wikipedia/Arpingstone

02/11/2011 Lanzarote (JF) – Over 200 passengers were left stranded by Thomas Cook airlines when their plane was deemed unfit to fly last week. Passengers were told to return the following day to avail of another flight which was rescheduled to depart however, this too was cancelled. Passengers flew ...


 
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New President for Ireland

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Ireland has elected Michael D. Higgins to be President for the next turn in office and will be officially sworn into office on 11th of November 2011. Photo: Wikipedia/The Irish Labour Party

31/10/2011 Ireland (JF) – Ireland has elected Michael D. Higgins to be President for the next turn in office and will be officially sworn into office in an inaugural ceremony on the 11th of November 2011. Mr Higgins who is the country’s first Labour party representative will be the ninth ...


 
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Strongest earthquake yet on El Hierro:
Signs of second eruption off coast of El Hierro

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EL Hierro has experienced its strongest earthquake to date, measuring 3.9 on the Richter scale. Photo: Wikipedia/Cnes Spot Image

31/10/2011 El Hierro (JF) – An earthquake measuring 3.9 on the Richter scale occurred on El Hierro on Sunday the 30th of October 2011. The earthquake which was located north-west of Frontera was felt by residents who then rang emergency services to report the quake. Sixty-two earthquakes ...


 
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Residents given the all clear

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The Roquille tunnel on EL Hierro has been re-opened on El Hierro as the risk of landslides due to seismic activity has been reduced

28/10/2011 El Hierro (JF) – The Roquille tunnel on EL Hierro  has been re-opened on El Hierro as the risk of landslides due to seismic activity has been reduced according to the Committee Director of Civil Protection Plan for Volcanic Risk (PEVOLCA). School children along with bed-ridden reside...


 
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Spanish banks able to withstand Europe’s new demands

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Spanish banks have announced they will be able to withstand further debts without having to borrow further amounts of money. Photo: Wikipedia/EEIM

27/10/2011 Madrid (JF) – After the European Banking Authority (EBA) deemed that Spanish banks would require a further €26.161 billion, Spanish banks announced they would be able to withstand the debt without having to borrow further amounts of money. The new debt will be a result of the 9% risk-weig...


 
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Irish Presidential elections underway

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Áras an Uachtaráin (Presidents house) in Phoenix Park Dublin. Irish voting kicked off this morning at 7am. Polling stations will close at 10pm. Photo: Wikipedia

27/10/2011 Ireland  (JF) – The Irish presidential elections opened their polling stations at 7am this morning. Over 3.1 million people are registered to vote in what has proven to be a very bitter presidential campaign. In a last minute opinion poll conducted last night, front-runner, tv-star a...


 
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Air Berlin adds new routes to Lanzarote

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The German airline, Air Berlin, has announced it is going to strengthen its routes as well as open new flights to Lanzarote. Photo: Wikipedia/Air Berlin.

27/10/2010 Lanzarote (JF) – The German airline, Air Berlin, has announced it is going to strengthen its routes as well as open new flights to Lanzarote. For the airlines’ 2011/2012 winter program it has been proposed that a frequent route from Hamburg to Stuttgart will be opened. Along with this the...


 
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Black Eyed Pea rapper picks Canary Islands

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Rapper Taboo has chosen Tenerife as his first place to launch his solo career. Photo: Wikipedia/Nicolas Genin.

27/10/2011 Tenerife (JF) – Rapper Taboo has chosen Tenerife as his first place to launch his solo career. The Black Eyed Pea (BEP) rapper who has sold over 60 million albums is launching his solo career at the Plaza del Cristo in La Laguna on December 7th 2011. Not only will this be a fir...


 
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EU still at loggerheads over Eurozone crisis

26/10/2011 Brussels (JF) - European leaders are still debating a three-point plan to save the euro within the financial markets. Negotiations are underway whether or not France now needs to avail of a rescue package and if so what sort of package and to what extent. The leaders of the twenty-seven c...


 
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Tourists injured as boat catches fire

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Tourists were injured after the boat they were dolphin-watching in went on fire and then capsized. Photo: Wikipedia/Dan Kamminga

26/10/2011 Gran Canaria (JF) – Five tourists were injured after the boat they were dolphin-watching in went on fire and then capsized.  The tourist boat was travelling off the coast of Puerto Rico in Gan Canaria when the electrical fault system went up in flames. The fire spread through the eng...


 
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Vineyard owners have not received their payments


Vineyard owners on the Canary Islands have not yet recieved their European aid. Photo: Lanzarote37˚

26/10/2011 Canary Islands (JF) – Vineyard owners on Lanzarote have not yet received their European aid. The Posei , which entitles every vineyard owner to €1,650 for every hectare that they own has not yet been paid by the local cabildo. The payments have been transferred to the Canary Islands, howe...


 
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Brushstrokes of Zarzuela

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This Friday in Puerto Calero a Zarzuela concert will take place comprising of various duos, ballads and preludes.

26/10/2011 Puerto Calero (JF) - This Friday in Puerto Calero a Zarzuela concert will take place comprising of various duos, ballads and preludes from popular operas such as ˝La Gran Via˝, ˝Doña Francisquita˝, ˝The General˝ and ˝Luisa Fernanda˝. Performances wi...


 
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Satellite shows eruptions larger than EL Hierro

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Recent satellite pictures of the eruptions off the coast of El Hierro have shown that the volcanic activity is bigger than the island. Photo: Wikipedia/Pepelopex.

25/10/2011 El Hierro (JF) – Recent satellite pictures of the eruptions off the coast of El Hierro have shown that the volcanic activity is bigger than the island. Deimos-1 which was launched in 2009 took the photograph on the 23rd of October 2011 from outer space to try and see the activi...


 

Halloween zombie walk

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A Zombie walk will take place on the 31st of October 2011 in Playa Honda at 4pm. Photo:www.masquearte.org

25/10/2011 San Bartolome (JF) – A Zombie walk will take place on the 31st of October 2011 on Playa Honda. Between 4pm and 6pm there will be various children’s events involving face painting, mask-making and many other lovely Halloween surprises. The evening will kick off after that with m...


 
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German satellite re-enters Earth’s atmosphere

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The Roentgen Satellite (ROSAT) has re-entered the Earth’s atmosphere but has yet to crash-land to the ground. Photo: Wikipedia

24/10/2011 Germany (JF) – A German satellite the size of a car has re-entered the Earth’s atmosphere but has yet to crash-land to the ground. The Roentgen Satellite (ROSAT) that weighs over 1.7 tonnes was expected to land between the 22nd and the 23rd of August. However, after ...


 
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Lanzarote tourism rises again in September

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Timanfaya National Park was found to be Lanzarote's most popular tourist attraction. Photo: Lanzarote37˚

24/10/2011 Madrid (JF) – Over 240,120 tourists have visited Lanzarote during the month of September, say recent statistics from the Centre of Art, Culture and Tourism. Timanfaya National Park has recorded the biggest number of visitors since the beginning of the year with 76,749 people visiting the ...


 
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Third music marathon comes to a close

24/10/2011 Lanzarote (JF) – Over 300 athletes took part in the third music marathon that was won by José Carlos Hernandez in Puerto del Carmen on Saturday. José Carlos Hernandez finished the race in just over an hour, eight minutes and eleven seconds. The winner of the women’s category was Agniezka ...


 
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Casting crew needed on Lanzarote

24/10/2011 Lanzarote (JF) – Spanish film director Daniel Calpasoro, is looking for walk-on actors to participate in his upcoming movie. The actors which need to be native of the island and have residencies as well as fulfill the requirements are asked to audition for the parts at the Gran Hotel in A...


 
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Moody lowers Spain’s credit rating

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Picture of all foreign countries Moody's audits. Moody’s cut Spain’s credit rating by two notches yesterday evening. This is the third time since 2010. Photo: Wikipedia/Sébastien

19/10/2011 Madrid (JF) – Moody’s cut Spain’s credit rating by two notches yesterday evening just days after a similar move by Standard & Poor’s. This is the third time Spain’s credit rating has been cut by Moody’s since 2010. They also warned Europe that Spain is being sucked into a deeper reces...


 
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300,000 babies sold during Franco era

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Over 300,000 babies are estimated to have been illegally adopted and sold in Spain during Franco’s totalitarian reign. Photo: Wikipedia

19/10/2011 Madrid (JF) – Over 300,000 babies are estimated to have been illegally adopted and sold in Spain during Franco’s totalitarian reign. The fascist leader ordered children outside of wedlock or of enemy families to be taken away after birth and for the parent of the missing child to be told ...


 

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