Shane Walford Arrested In The Canary Islands

One of Britain’s most wanted fugitives believed to be on the run in Spain has been arrested in the Canary Islands.

Most Wanted Fugitives In Spain National Crime Agency

These are the faces of the ten men wanted by the National Crime Agency. Operación Captura named one of them as Shane Walford,  a 38 year old man from Coventry. We had reason to believe that he was living in  read more »

VI Rallye La Candelaria Tias 2015

Please note that this rally has been cancelled due to an issue with documentation

Twenty nine cars have registered for the VI Rallye La Candelaria - Tías En Memoria de Agustín Asensio Alemán which takes place this evening and tomorrow afternoon in Lanzarote.


This rally is the first event in the motor racing calendar for the island with 10 timed sections over a total timed distance of 56.8 KM. The technical verification takes place at 18:00-19:00 tonight before race start at 21:00. There are 4 timed races in two locations on Friday night, and 6 timed races in  read more »

English Cinema in Lanzarote 23rd & 26th March 2015

The only movie in English at the cinemas in Lanzarote next week remains unchanged.


At Multicines Deiland in Playa Honda at the same time of 19:30 Kingsman: The Secret Service is being shown on  read more »

Opinion - Bodega Stratvs. This Has To Be The Last Time.

When Bodega Stratvs was closed by the courts a few days before Christmas 2013, my first reaction was one shared by many people: “How ridiculous to close a business that is doing great things for Lanzarote, and put 40 people out of work a few days before Christmas, over a planning anomaly.”

Precinto Bodega Stratvs Closed_2

But over the following two years, the investigation carried out by Judge Silvia Muñoz has revealed an alleged catalogue of lies, deception, theft and corruption that would do justice to a Jeffrey Archer novel:

Here are a few of the things that are alleged to have taken place:  read more »

  • Some of the land used didn’t belong to the company, it was simply taken. When the owners complained, they were offered shares in the business, an offer they turned down.
  • The licence granted was to renovate an existing 900 square metre building. In reality,

Spate of Traffic Accidents in Lanzarote

There’s been a worrying amount of traffic accidents within a short space of time in Lanzarote.

Urgencias Lanzarote

The spate of accidents started last Friday 13th March, when seven cars collided on the LZ-40 road at 16:18 from Puerto del Carmen to Arrecife. Fortunately no-one was seriously injured, three women aged 26, 29 and 39 were suffering from mild neck injuries and were transferred to the Hospital Doctor José Molina Orosa following the collision.

A 22 year old man had to be cut out of a car after it left the road in Punta Mujeres  at 08:22 on Wednesday 18th March. The car had rolled over a number of times before coming to rest. Emergency services assisted a female who was in the vehicle at the time of the accident and stablised the man who was transferred to hospital with a head injury.

A car which was travelling in the direction of Tías on the LZ-2 overturned on Wednesday evening. The accident took place near  read more »

Lanzarote Jobs - Marketing Executive

Spice Lifestyle in Puerto del Carmen are looking for a Marketing Executive.


Reporting to the head of sales & marketing, the successful candidate will assist the marketing team with all areas of their work across multiple disciplines, Design, PR, Print, Digital, Video, Social Media. This is a multiple role, whilst they offer training in areas where an employee lacks experience or skills, they will require an exceptional candidate who has a massive thirst to learn, develop and enjoys producing great work under pressure.

They are looking for candidates who can show experience in some (ideally all!) these areas:  read more »

  • CRM database management

Marriage Proposal at Jameos del Agua

Just imagine enjoying a wander around the beautiful visitor attraction of the Jameos del Agua in Lanzarote and then this happens…..

Request for hand Ying Ying & Yi Feng from Gorka Leclercq on Vimeo.

Ying Ying said yes to marrying Yi Feng, much to the delight of the visitors who were enjoying the spectacular event. Have you proposed to the one you love in Lanzarote? Let us know where you asked that special question and where in comments.  read more »

Whats on in Lanzarote: May 2015

2-3rd May: Ultra Bike Santa Rosa Club

Ultrabike Santa Rosa 2015

The UltraBike includes three events in Lanzarote this year. The MTB events include the Ultrabike covering 101 km around Lanzarote on the Saturday 2nd May and a choice of two events on Sunday 3rd May with 46 km in Lanzarote and a time trial 15.8 km in La Graciosa.

2nd May: Volcano Triathlon

Logo Volcano

This classic triathlon is the oldest in Spain, organised by Club La Santa participants will swim 1.5 km in the lagoon, bike 40 km and run 10 km. More info and registration here: Volcano Triathlon

2nd May: CLAS-MU 2015


The first course of  read more »

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