New Showers For Puerto del Carmen Beaches

Tias Ayuntamiento has installed new showers and foot baths at Playa Chica. These are the first of a total of 20 new showers for the resort’s beaches, which will include 13 on Playa Grande.

British Diver Critical

A 48 year old British lady is critical in hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest on her first ever dive in Puerto del Carmen. She was pulled from the water and CPR was administered by emergency services, before she was transferred to Arrecife Hospital.

Juan Francisco Rosa Sentenced To Three Months In Prison

Businessman Juan Francisco Rosa has been sentenced to 3 months in prison for reckless homicide and ordered to pay 225,000 Euros compensation. The charge relates to the death of a worker involved with the construction of the Princesa Yaiza hotel in the year 2000. The worker was operating a crane that was faulty and he was given a task for which the machinery was inadequate.

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