Canary Islands

TWO Local Police were unable to save the life of a man who was spearfishing despite swimming to his aid in Tenerife in the Canary Islands. Two officers from the…
STAFF were forced to evacuate 160 patients from an emergency ward at a hospital in the Canary Islands after a suspected arson attack. Scenes of chaos followed as a ward…
ONE PERSON has died after being hit by a car at a service station on a Spanish holiday island. The 50-year-old man, an employee at the 24-hour petrol station in…
A BRITISH family from the Midlands on holiday in Gran Canaria had a nightmare experience when their young daughter suffered three-inch deep wounds to her tummy and leg after colliding…
A MOROCCAN man has been held in Valencia in connection with the sexual assault on a British OAP in Tenerife. The 25-year-old is suspected of violating the unnamed victim, 74,…
THIS is the moment flying parasols sparked panic in Tenerife after strong winds sent them hurtling through the sky. Terrified sunbathers fled as they dropped at speed, with the angle…
BRAVE lifeguards have saved the life of a four-year-old girl who was bathing alone in the sea while her parents were allegedly asleep on the beach. The lifeguards of Santiago…
INVESTIGATORS have launched a fresh appeal in connection with the disappearance of a British man in Spain 14-years-ago. Kevin Ainley, from Fleetwood in Lancashire, was 24 when he vanished on…
THE arrest of four men and one male youth in Gran Canaria in connection with allegations of sexual assault has sparked outrage across Spain. The suspects were reportedly members of…
THE man who beat his British wife in their home in Spain has been jailed. Jayne Railton, 58, was so severely beaten she had virtually all her ribs broken and…
ONE Englishman and two Frenchmen have been arrested off the coast of Las Palmas when they were found smuggling 1,850 kilos of cocaine in their yacht. For years, the National…
A BRITISH tourist has died from alcohol poisoning after drinking too much on a Canary Islands pub crawl. Paula Bishop, 37, was found dead in her hotel room by her…
MILITARY investigators are probing the deaths of two Spanish soldiers in the Canary Islands. At least two other servicemen are believed to have been hurt after a BMR armoured personnel…
A HORSE pulling a tourist carriage in Spain has collapsed and died in the middle of a street renewing calls to put an end to the visitor attraction. Local Police…
MORE than 270 earthquakes have been recorded in just ten days near Spain’s Canary Islands raising fears of a volcanic eruption. The quakes have struck near Tenerife and Gran Canaria…
A CANARY ISLANDS judge has cleared two 26-year-old Irish revellers of theft after ruling they broke into a holiday flat by mistake because they were too drunk. Two Spanish women…
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