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Travel Insurance - Are You Covered?

Travel Insurance - Are You Covered? | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

Listening to recent revelations in the UK about staff at one of the UK’s major banks currently dealing with claims for the mis-selling of personal protection insurance did not surprise me. 


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Substantial Increase in Tourism to the Canary Islands by British Visitors

Substantial Increase in Tourism to the Canary Islands by British Visitors | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

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Modest proposal would allow individual Brits to retain EU citizenship

Modest proposal would allow individual Brits to retain EU citizenship | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

WITH the world becoming increasingly globalised and yet increasingly fragmented at the same time, immigration is the theme of the day, and in Britain, the fallout from Brexit shows no signs of slowing down.


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Four people injured after flight from Cork to Lanzarote experiences extreme turbulence | JOE.ie

Four people injured after flight from Cork to Lanzarote experiences extreme turbulence | JOE.ie | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

Four people injured after flight from Cork to Lanzarote experiences extreme turbulence


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Hundreds of Aberdeen passengers left stranded after Tenerife flights grounded - Evening Express

Hundreds of Aberdeen passengers left stranded after Tenerife flights grounded - Evening Express | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

Hundreds of North-east holiday-makers have been left stranded abroad after their flights were grounded following a medical emergency. A Thomson-chartered flight FP0826T was due to bring around 200 passengers back from Tenerife to Aberdeen International Airport yesterday afternoon. 


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Birmingham flight diverted after passenger disruption

Birmingham flight diverted after passenger disruption | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

Read the latest Central stories, Birmingham flight diverted after passenger disruption on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest Central news


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Canarian Government closes Lanzarote & Fuerteventura schools over weather

Canarian Government closes Lanzarote & Fuerteventura schools over weather | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

The Canarian Government's education department has announced that schools in Fuerteventura and Lanzarote, will be closed today, Wednesday 26 October.

The weather warnings for heavy rain and thunder continue, so the Canarian Government have decided to close schools in the Eastern islands.

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Grieving British cabbie, 57, trapped in Gran Canaria hospital after suffering paralysing stroke

Grieving British cabbie, 57, trapped in Gran Canaria hospital after suffering paralysing stroke | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

Tom Lawrence, from Kent, has been left paralysed on his right side, cannot speak and has been stuck in the Canary Islands hospital since May


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​Self-installing Offshore Wind Turbine to be tested off Gran Canaria

​Self-installing Offshore Wind Turbine to be tested off Gran Canaria | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

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Plane requests emergency landing in Spain's Gran Canaria airport: Aena

Plane requests emergency landing in Spain's Gran Canaria airport: Aena | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

A Binter Canaria plane has requested to make an emergency landing in the Gran Canaria airport, according to a spokeswoman from airport operator Aena.


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Man dies after balcony fall in Tenerife

Man dies after balcony fall in Tenerife | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

A man has died after falling from a balcony in Playa de las Américas.

The victim, who has not been named, fell from a balcony at the Vina del Mar apartments in Calle Guatemala.

Emergency services attended the scene, however they were unable to save the man, who was declared dead at the scene.


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The UK Government delivers on pledge to give back British expats the right to vote

The UK Government delivers on pledge to give back British expats the right to vote | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

 The government today published detailed plans on how it will deliver its commitment to allow all expats to vote in parliamentary elections.


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Holidaymakers warned that Canary Islands volcano could blow

Holidaymakers warned that Canary Islands volcano could blow | Canary Islands | Scoop.it
THERE are fears that a huge volcano is about to spew hot molten lava after nearly 100 quakes shook the island of Tenerife in just four hours.
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​Chinese President Visits Gran Canaria

​Chinese President Visits Gran Canaria | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

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​One million euros for La Palma following devastating fires

​One million euros for La Palma following devastating fires | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

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Trump wins US presidential election: Spain reacts

Trump wins US presidential election: Spain reacts | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

Spain is reeling with the news that the USA has voted Republican candidate Donald Trump as the 45th President.


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​Spanish Coast Guard rescues 57 migrants attempting to reach the Canary Islands

​Spanish Coast Guard rescues 57 migrants attempting to reach the Canary Islands | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

News from the Canary Islands - Spanish Coast Guard rescues 57 migrants attempting to reach the Canary Islands


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Tour of Spain could return to the Canary Islands

Tour of Spain could return to the Canary Islands | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

The Tour of Spain could return to the Canary Islands after The Director General of Sports of the Canary Islands , José Francisco Pérez held a meeting with the race organisers.

At the weekend they announced that the last four stages of the race may be held on the islands


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Storm strands Dutch tourists on Canary Islands

Storm strands Dutch tourists on Canary Islands | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

Several hundred tourists, including a number of Dutch, have been stranded on the Canary Islands of Lanzarote and Fuereventura since Tuesday. Persistent bad weather in Lanzarote meant that their TUI flight could go no further than Feurteventura, AD reports. According to TUI, 173 passengers are involved. Their flight to Lanzarote left from Schiphol on Tuesday, but due to bad weather they had to spend the night on the neighboring island.


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Yellow weather warnings for Canaries and Costa del Sol

Yellow weather warnings for Canaries and Costa del Sol | Canary Islands | Scoop.it



Weather warnings are in place across the region, with Spanish Met Office Aemet warning people to be prepared for heavy rain and high seas.

Rough seas and heavy rains are forecast for the Canary Islands from tomorrow morning, through to Tuesday, with the islands being under a Yellow weather warning


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​Canary Islands Attract International TV Series Producers in Cannes

​Canary Islands Attract International TV Series Producers in Cannes | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

Canary Islands Attract International TV Series Producers in Cannes - You can find this and other news stories from the Canary Islands and Spain in the free 'News from the Canary Islands' paper: http://news.thecanaryislander.com Remember to sign up with your email address for your FREE weekly online copy

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​The hunt is on for more of Britain’s most wanted fugitives

​The hunt is on for more of Britain’s most wanted fugitives | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

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British and Spanish PM's meet to discuss Brexit

British and Spanish PM's meet to discuss Brexit | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

British PM Theresa May was in Spain last week, holding meetings with caretaker PM Mariano Rajoy.

Following the UK's vote to leave the EU, there has been concern over the rights of expatriates who live in Spain. However after the meeting Rajoy confirmed that British residents...


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Forestry worker who died in fires awarded posthumous medal

Forestry worker who died in fires awarded posthumous medal | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

The forestry worker who died in the fires in La Palma earlier this year has been posthumously awarded the Medal of Merit for Civil Protection.

Francisco Jose Santana perished in the fire on the 4th August. In an emotional ceremony, his wife and four children were presented with the award.


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Warning that huge Canary Islands volcano could blow

Warning that huge Canary Islands volcano could blow | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

THERE are fears that a huge volcano is about to spew hot molten lava after nearly 100 quakes shook the island of Tenerife in just four hours.


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Minor earth tremors rock Tenerife

Minor earth tremors rock Tenerife | Canary Islands | Scoop.it

The Instituto Volcanológico de Canarias has announced that there has been a series of small earthquakes in west Tenerife today (Sunday).

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