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News from across Lanzarote. Lanzarote community news and updates. If you would like to submit a news 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.

Bodega Stratvs is reopening
 January 6, 2017  Elle Draper

Bodega Stratvs is reopening

This vineyard has been closed by since December 2013 but now Bodega Stratvs is reopening its doors in the next couple of weeks after a…

A very happy Baloo!
 July 11, 2016  Elle Draper

A very happy Baloo!

In April 2015, we reported on a dog who needed rehoming after his owner died. We have been following the dog ever since and are…

Yaiza council clamps down on shoddy workers
 May 23, 2016  Elle Draper

Yaiza council clamps down on shoddy workers

Yaiza council has admitted disciplinary proceedings against 22 council workers in a clampdown on shoddy work practices. One of those disciplined has been sacked.…

Playa Blanca hotel demolition ordered
 January 29, 2016  Elle Draper

Playa Blanca hotel demolition ordered

Yaiza City Council has ordered the “total or partial” demolition of the Son Bou Hotel in Playa Blanca, Lanzarote. If all goes ahead, the Playa…

Lanzarote news | Airport strike announced
 October 12, 2015  Elle Draper

Lanzarote news | Airport strike announced

The trade union for Swissport Handling at Lanzarote’s airport, has announced strike action which kicks in on Sunday October 18 and will be repeated on 20,…

 Elle Draper

Lanzarote news | Movie extras needed

Lanzarote news | Movie extras needed

Approximately 200 movie extras are needed from the Canary Islands for an upcoming movie, Un Verano en Lanzarote, which begins filming in September 2015.

 Elle Draper

Lanzarote news | Playa Blanca strutting its stuff

Lanzarote news | Playa Blanca strutting its stuff

Residents and tourists enjoyed Playa Blanca strutting its stuff in the sixth edition of the fashion show, hosted in the pedestrianised area of the town.

 Elle Draper

Lanzarote news | Fire in Playa Blanca

Lanzarote news | Fire in Playa Blanca

Guardia Civil officers in Yaiza have opened an investigation after a fire in Playa Blanca. The fire has gutted Bar Papagayo situated next door to the Hiperdino supermarket on Calle Las Palmas.