From The Editors Desk
7th March 2014
Its all change in Corralejo. The Campanario artesian market is now both Thursday and Sunday morning and the Bacu market has now moved to the car park by the roundabout at the top of town, easily visible from the main road, and is on Tuesdays and Fridays.
The carnival commences on Friday 14th march with a parade at 10am from the main square behind the health centre. At 7pm the various town entries gather around the area for the opening night. Full programme for the week to follow asap. The Grand parade, well worth seeing, is on Sat 22nd March.
A MAN has disappeared after leaving the UK on a flight to Spain, police said.Peter James Smith, 29, from Selkirk, Borders, was last seen on a flight from East Midlands airport to Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands on January 14. He has not been heard from since and his family are said to be increasingly concerned.
All British residents living in Spain or elsewhere overseas must now make their passport applications online at www.gov.uk/overseas-passports.The new passport process, which is part of a worldwide changeover, helps to reduce the possibility of making errors that can delay applications.
The village of La Oliva is showing its own historical path, The path of the Coroneles, including a circuit of five properties whose common thread is the Coroneles of Militia. Characters that are an essential element in understanding the life of the Oliva in the 18th and 19th century.
STANSTED Airport's biggest airline, Ryanair, is increasing its flights on five routes to satisfy extra Easter holiday demand. Flights to the Canary Islands in the Atlantic will be more frequent, with an extra two flights to Fuerteventura, up to eight, and a total of 10 to Gran Canaria, again up two. Spokeswoman Lisa Cashin said: “Ryanair is pleased to announce extra Easter flights from London Stansted following strong demand for Ryanair’s low fares this April and May.Read More
British people hunting for an overseas property are being advised to plan their spring viewing trip now, in order to secure decent time with their preferred agents in a season gearing up to be a busy one.
“Feedback from overseas estate agencies already indicates a surge in interest in British buyers in 2014 compared to last year, which means a hike in the number of people doing viewing trips”, said Richard Way, Editor at The Overseas Guides Company.
Have ever wanted to know what is happening, around town, this week? Well this section is for you!
We plan to list events, entertainment and shopping specials that are on this coming week.
You can also check our what’s on calendar for upcoming events. In this way it can help you plan your days, & evenings, out.
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Expats moving abroad are being urged to choose their removals firm carefully, especially during the current period of austerity in Europe, and ensure all upfront payments are protected and all possessions secure until the end of the shipping process.
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