For Coronavirus news go here: Coronavirus in Lanzarote

For news on the “lockdown” in Lanzarote go here. Lanzarote Lockdown

Other news from the island this week:

Centres Donate Food

The official tourist centres of Lanzarote donated 400KG of food to charities on the island following the announcement that they would be closed down following the emergency measures.

Army Arrives In Lanzarote

An army unit arrived in Lanzarote this week, and they have been tasked with disinfecting public areas, including the airport, bus stations and health centres. They will remain here until after the special measures are revoked.

Weather Turns

After an exceptionally dry and sunny winter, the weather on the island has changed, with rain and strong winds expected towards the end of this week.

Virtual Bar

The Arrecife based brewery Nao has opened a virtual bar online. Each evening at 7PM, you can grab a beer from your fridge and join in the conversation with others doing the same. Virtual Bar Link.