NEWS

Timanfaya

Lanzarote News In Brief – Week 30, 2017

In brief news this week, we cover a plan for autonomous vehicles in Timanfaya, an arrest of a British citizen for cultivating Marijuana, a new cycling road in the north of the island, 9 people stating sentences for corruption and Bodega Stravs not likely to re-open anytime soon.

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Mayor Oswaldo Betancort

Meeting The Mayor – Oswaldo Betancort Garcia

We’ve known Oswaldo on nodding terms at various events over the years, but we were keen to meet him to establish a better communication channel with him and his team and to address a couple of specific points raised by readers. We were joined by Silvia from The Lanzarote Business and Residents association, who had…

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Lanzarote Airport Queue

Airport Problems At Lanzarote Explained

We had airport chaos at Lanzarote last weekend, when several aircraft had to divert to Fuerteventura and Gran Canaria. Fortunately, it doesn’t happen very often, but when the wind is strong, and gusting from the wrong direction it can cause wind shear, so attempting a landing is dangerous. In total 25 aircraft were diverted and…

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Lanzarote Carnival Countdown!February 2, 2018
14 days to go.