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This news is translated from the Spanish Press unless otherwise indicated.

New Sea link Needed

The head of the Canary Islands Marine Maritime Cluster, Elba Cabreba, said on Monday that the idea of creating a maritime link between the Spanish archipelago and Madeira should be developed.


No More Canary Cockfights!!!

The government of the Canary Islands has drafted new legislation that will prohibit circuses touring with performing  animals and also cockfighting.


Charity travels

An epic charity challenge launched by students from the University of Glasgow ended with the victors making it as far as Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands after starting the challenge with no cash.


Flu Season is here

The annual flu jab campaign is now underway in the Canaries with health chiefs urging all those at risk to get vaccinated.


New Link Opening.

The Deputy Minister of Infrastructure of the Canary Islands Government met with the residents of the La Capellanía urbanization, in the municipality of La Oliva, to inform them of the upcoming opening.


Dive, Dive, Dive


The Spanish Armada deploys its Canary Islands Diving Unit in Fuerteventura


Canary Monopoly!


A Canary Islands edition of one of the world’s best-known board games has just been released by British company Winning Moves, manufacturer of Monopoly under license from the American Hasbro corporation. 


Atlantic Crossing

A team will be rowing across the Atlantic to raise money for Isle of Wight charities.


Brexit Update..

 The Canary Islands are lobbying Spain and the European Union for a good Brexit deal



Port Expansion Needed


Fuerteventura will have the necessary investment to expand the dock of Puerto del Rosario - residents are assurared 



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