Lanzarote Tops Spain Temperature Chart

On Tuesday this week a temperature of 33,7 degrees was recorded on the island, making Lanzarote the hottest place in Spain on the day. The high was in Teguise.

Main Route To The North Closed

The LZ1, in the section that runs between the Guatiza and Mala exits, will be closed for the next two weeks, for “intensive” cleaning and de-weeding work to prepare for any winter rain. The section will be closed from 0800 until 1500 each day.

Invitations To Tender For New Solar Energy Plants

The Cabildo has put out to tender a contract to produce solar energy plants in four locations on the island. The installations will be installed at the bus interchange in Arrecife, the fire stations in Arrecife and Playa Blanca and the Tahiche Disability day care centre.

Yacht Runs Aground In Costa Teguise

A yacht ran aground on the beach in Costa Teguise this week. It had arrived from Madeira and ran ashore on Sunday night. The crew, a French couple were rescued by emergency services.

Aldi And Lidl Looking For New Locations

The two German supermarket chains are looking for new locations for stores in Lanzarote. Aldi do not curently have a presence in Lanzarote, but Lidl already have stores in Arrecife, Playa Honda and Puerto del Carmen. Both are looking to open new stores in the Argana Alta area of Arrecife, and also in Costa Teguise.

Lots Of Arrivals Into Lanzarote

More than 30 international flights came into Lanzarote last Sunday, the best day since the March lockdown.

Storm Theta Misses Lanzarote

Tropical Storm Theta passed well to the north of Lanzarote and is heading towards Madeira. The island experienced very high temperatures during Friday to Monday, as the cyclone brought hot air from The Sahara across – daytime temperatures were in the 30’s falling only to 25 at night as unseasonably hot and dry wind circulated.

Airport Creates Test Certificate Checking Area

Lanzarote Airport has created a space in the arrivals hall to check Covid test certificates for passengers arriving from high risk countries from Monday 23rd November.

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