Costa Teguise Clearing Pavements

Police and the mayor of Teguise, Oswaldo Betancort, toured Costa Teguise last week, asking businesses to remove signage and other items from outside their premises, which were encroaching onto pavements.

Phobos Being Installed On Thursday

The iconic Manrique wind toy, which normally lives on the Tahiche roundabout, is being put back this week. The restoration project has taken nearly four years. Phobos is over 13 meters high and weighs over 3 tonnes.

Market And Carnival Suspended

Carnival parades at Costa Teguise and Tinajo and the Sunday market in Teguise have been cancelled as Coronavirus prevention, and football games for the next two weeks will be held behind closed doors. See the latest here: Coronavirus Lanzarote.

Tias Considering Banning Smoking On Beaches

The ayuntamiento of Tias is considering a plan to ban smoking on beaches in the municipality, which includes Puerto del Carmen. Many buts end of up in the ocean and can take 5 to 10 years to degrade.

Unusually High Temperatures

The weather forecast shows highs of 26 to 28 degrees for the latter part of this week – high for the time of year, with skies clearing following the recent calima.