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Lanzarote news

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.

Sidney the Kidney Fundraiser
 September 12, 2017  Elle Draper

Sidney the Kidney Fundraiser

If you will be on the Canary Island of Lanzarote on October 7 2017 then head along to the Sidney the Kidney Fundraiser to be…

Playa Blanca ballerina wins scholarship
 February 28, 2017  Elle Draper

Playa Blanca ballerina wins scholarship

Big news for a little girl this week as an 8-year-old Playa Blanca ballerina has won a sholarship at a dance school in Ireland.…

Lanzarote Feria de Tapas a success again
 February 27, 2017  Elle Draper

Lanzarote Feria de Tapas a success again

Councillor for Tourism in Arrecife in Lanzarote, Rafael Juan González, has declared the Lanzarote  Feria de Tapas a success again with more than 3000 people…

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…

 Elle Draper

Yaiza council clamps down on shoddy workers

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.

 Elle Draper

Playa Blanca hotel demolition ordered

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 Blanca hotel demolition could see two thirds flattened within two months.

 Elle Draper

Lanzarote news | Airport strike announced

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, 22, 25, 27 and 29 October 2015.