Lanzarote News In Brief - Week 10, 2017

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Castillo San José Refurbishment

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UD Lanzarote 2 UD Las Palmas B 3

This must go down as the most exciting home game this season. For any neutral this game had the lot, goals, passion, intensity and quality football from both sides.

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The Rojillos will feel hard done by as the Referee failed to award them an obvious penalty, sent off Lanzarote defender Raúl on the hour amidst a catalogue decisions that went against the home club all awarded by the official who is also from Las Palmas.

It’s wrong to blame referees and on reports I have done in the past I have rarely criticised the officials but on this occasion they were poor. Surely the football federation should not allow a referee to be from the same place of either of the teams.

Lanzarote knew that they had to be at their very best to take anything from the runaway league leaders but at their very best Lanzarote were which made it a wonderful game of football to watch.

From the opening whistle the Rojillos didn’t allow their opponents anytime to dwell on the ball and in particular Ayoze Pérez chased every ball forcing Las Palmas to commit errors.

In the third minute British boy Louis Kennedy won the ball in midfield and fed Ayoze on the right wing, his excellent cross was fired in low across the six yard box but unfortunately midfielder Javi Betancort put the ball wide when maybe he should have done better.

Lanzarote dominated the early stages but in the 12th minute a quick fire break from the visitors almost gave them the lead. The ball was swept wide on the left and left back Yeremi who was only last week in the first team squad that earned a 3-3 draw with Real Madrid in the Primera Liga fired in a brilliant cross which was met with a diving header from striker Siverio which cleared the crossbar by just a matter of inches.

Both sides were creating chances, a great long pass from the Lanzarote keeper saw Borja go through but just as he fired goal bound a Las Palmas defender deflected his effort away for a corner.  read more »

English Cinema in Lanzarote, 13th & 16th March 2017

There are two movies in English next week and both will be shown on Monday and Thursday: 

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The newly introduced "Manchester by the Sea" at Multicines Atlántida in Arrecife at 19:25h. 

A depressed handyman named Lee Chandler (played Casey Affleck) returns home after his brother Joe (played by Kyle Chandler) dies to look after his teenage nephew Patrick (played by Lucas Hedges). In the process he encounters not only his estranged wife Randi (played by Michelle Williams) but the whole tight-knit community he left behind when he left.   read more »

Green Mobility Show 30th March 2017

The Lanzarote Chamber of Commerce invite you to attend the Green Mobility Show in Arrecife on the 30th March, where you will be offered the chance to test drive an electric vehicle.

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La Ventanilla Única de Energías Renovables (The One Stop Shop of Renewable Energies) campaign is driven by the Industry Council within the Cabildo de Lanzarote and co-ordinated by the Chamber of Commerce in Lanzarote. The idea behind the campaign is one of a practical nature, with the purpose of allowing residents to see, touch and drive these vehicles that function without combustion or fossil fuels.

Lanzarote is the ideal island for the implementation of electric vehicles that can be run on solar energy, and have  an autonomy completely adequate for the island’s distances and orography.  read more »

Quick Tips For First Time Visitors To Lanzarote

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Many of our readers are old hands who come back to the island year after year. But of course, some of you are coming to the Lanzarote for the first time, so here are some tips for you:  read more »

Lanzarote Holiday Offer - Cheeky Week In Puerto del Carmen - £419!

What's The Weather Like In February In Lanzarote?

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Here’s our summary of the key points about the February weather in Lanzarote. This is based on us recording the actual weather on the island since 2009, so it’s more accurate than the standard “weather averages" that most holiday brochures give you.  read more »

Special Concert At Jameos Del Agua - 11th March

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Our friend Tomasz Domicelj is celebrating his 69th birthday with a special concert at James del Agua this coming Saturday 11th March.   read more »

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