Delta Wing Open

Delta Wing pilots will be flying in the annual open competition in Lanzarote from 2nd to 8th December as part of The Canary Island championships. You’ll be able to watch from four parts of the island, depending on the day’s conditions: Risco de Famara, Macher, El Cuchillo and the dam at Mala. You can follow the action live at  Air Tribune.

Food Festival Records

The food and wine festival at Teguise was a huge success this year, with over 20,000 people enjoying 190,00 tastings from various local organisations. This was the 8th year of the festival.

Fire at airport causes delays

A fire at the garbage area of the airport caused some minor delays at the airport on Thursday this week. The blaze was quickly brought under control by firefighters from the airport.

Ruta Cesar Manrique for Arrecife

Arrecife has received funding for a new walking route through the city to enable people to enjoy the artists works there. The route will take in Castillo San José, the hospital gardens, Plaza de las palmas and the nautical club, all of which were his works.

New Road for Playa Blanca

Central government funding has been agreed to contribute to the costs of a new road joining the Avenidas Femes and Papagayo at the Papagayo end of town, close to the Hesperia Playa Dorada Hotel. The new 730 metre long road will cost 2.4 million Euros and will feature a bike lane.