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

Serious injuries for truck driver.

A 60-year-old truck driver was seriously injured this week when he was thrown from his vehicle when it overturned on the FV-30 road, in the direction of Pajara and in the Municipality of Betancuria

Ryanair changes hand luggage rules yet again

Budget airline Ryanair is changing its baggage policy for the second time this year

Lobos Tour Companies

The nine water taxi companies that transport tourists between Corralejo and the Island of Lobos have asked the port authorities for improvements in the security of the berthing and boarding services at Lobos Quay.

Canary island tourists stranded.

This week it was announced that Olympus Airways Airline has stopped operating flights with the Canary Islands,

A Sad Drowning On the Island

A SEVEN-YEAR-OLD boy has died after being pulled from a private swimming pool

Road closure protest

The Las Dunas de Corralejo road, in the Municipality of La Oliva in Fuerteventura, is now closed to traffic until 6 October. The FV-104 is one of the busiest roads on the island, and its closure has caused very divided opinions.

Smoking awareness.

The Ministry of Health of the Government of Fuerteventura this week launched a new awareness campaign against smoking.

Sperm whale discovered

A pygmy sperm whale or Kogiabrviceps was spotted this week by a resident of Fuerteventura

Carnival Cruise Ship to Float Out

Aidanova will be the largest Carnival-owned cruise ship to date so you can understand why we’re looking forward to its arrival

Loggerhead turtles.

The Government of Fuerteventura this week reported that a young specimen of loggerhead turtle, which was rescued on 8 December 2017 in the airport area, with low weight, trapped and entangled in rubbish, has now been returned to the sea from the beach of Gran Tarajal.

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