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News from across Gran Canaria. Gran Canaria community news and updates. If you would like to submit a new story for your area – drop us a line to info@spainbuddy.com with as much info as you can and a photo if you have one.

Puerto de Mogán bus station is now open
 February 2, 2017  Elle Draper

Puerto de Mogán bus station is now open

After considerable delays, the Puerto de Mogán bus station is now open. Buses began running from the evening of January 29 2017, according to the…

Mercadona opening in Mógan
 December 2, 2016  Elle Draper

Mercadona opening in Mógan

News to make shoppers in Gran Canaria happy this week, with Mercadona opening in Mógan. The council has finally given Mercadona a permit to build…

Pet fair in Gran Canaria
 November 14, 2016  Elle Draper

Pet fair in Gran Canaria

The upcoming pet fair in Gran Canaria is the first of its kind for Maspalomas and is being held on December 10 and 11 2016…

Meet Nublo – Las Palmas’ furry copper! (Video)
 November 11, 2016  Elle Draper

Meet Nublo – Las Palmas’ furry copper! (Video)

It’s no secret that we love dogs at Spain Buddy. So, as a Friday afternoon treat: Meet Nublo – Las Palmas’ furry copper!…

Tapas en Maspalomas 2016
 November 10, 2016  Elle Draper

Tapas en Maspalomas 2016

After the success of last year, Tapas en Maspalomas 2016 is eagerly anticipated by residents and visitors alike.…

 Elle Draper

Gran Canaria News | Cabildo supports film industry

Gran Canaria News | Cabildo supports film industry

The Cabildo de Gran Canaria has shown its support for the film industry on the island during a short visit by President Antonio Morales, and the Minister of Tourism, Inés Jimenez, to the filming of “El futuro ya no es lo que era” (The future is not what it was), whose director, Pedro Barbero, has announced he will […]

 Elle Draper

Gran Canaria news | €4.7m investment for GC roads

Gran Canaria news | €4.7m investment for GC roads

The Cabildo of Gran Canaria has awarded four contracts for the maintenance of insular roads in a four-year deal worth €4.7m. An additional four, to complete the insular network and amounting to €25m, will be awarded in the coming weeks, according to the island’s president, Antonio Morales.