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# canary-islands - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Four tourists test positive for Covid-19 at quarantined Tenerife hotel Outbreak This post contains videos

Four tourists test positive for Covid-19 at quarantined Tenerife hotel

The second virus-related death in France was confirmed this morning.

# canary-islands - Monday 24 February, 2020

Canary Islands airports reopen after sandstorm closures

A number of Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights were cancelled over the weekend.

# canary-islands - Friday 5 August, 2016

Man who defecated in the woods causes deadly forest fire after he lights toilet paper

A ranger has died in the fire.

# canary-islands - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Spanish police investigating report that Irish teenager was raped

The incident allegedly happened last week at the Playa de Las Americas resort in Tenerife.

# canary-islands - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Three injured after apartment building collapses in popular Tenerife tourist resort

There were no tourists hurt in the incident, the local tourist board said.

# canary-islands - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Travelling abroad? Warning issued as one woman loses €5,000 in Canary Islands credit card scam

The European Consumer Centre issued the warning for Irish people today.

# canary-islands - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Ryanair passengers left confused after plane diversion leaves them on 'wrong island' Exclusive

The flight from Dublin to Lanzarote was forced to divert due to bad weather.

# canary-islands - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Five killed in Canary island lifeboat accident

Five people were killed when a lifeboat fell from a cruise liner during a safety drill while it was docked in the Canary Islands.

# canary-islands - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Ryanair stewards detained at Liverpool airport over cigarette 'smuggling'

Two airline stewards were off-duty when they were detained by authorities over alleged smuggling of cigarettes from the Canary Islands.

# canary-islands - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Fires begin to ease on Canary Islands

The fires caused the evacuation of one of the smallest islands, and affected 10,000 acres of land.

# canary-islands - Monday 13 August, 2012

Firefighter killed as Spain battles deadly wildfires Wildfires This post contains images

Firefighter killed as Spain battles deadly wildfires

One person has been killed and three others injured in forest fires raging across Spain.

# canary-islands - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Wildfires threaten world heritage site on Canary Island

Meanwhile a blaze on the island of Tenerife has led to the evacuation of residents.

# canary-islands - Saturday 14 May, 2011

British woman who was stabbed and beheaded in Tenerife is named

The woman has been named as Jennifer Mills-Westley as more details emerge of the gruesome attack in the Spanish resort.

# canary-islands - Friday 13 May, 2011

Man decapitates British woman in Tenerife and 'carries her head through the streets' Shocking This post contains videos

Man decapitates British woman in Tenerife and 'carries her head through the streets'

Witnesses have described how the man stabbed and beheaded a woman before carrying her head through the streets in the Los Cristianos cultural centre in Tenerife.

# canary-islands - Monday 7 February, 2011

100 students removed from Ryanair flight

Police were called to the plane when students became disruptive and refused to comply with crew instructions.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: Political reform on the agenda for all political parties; 100 Ryanair passengers stage a “mutiny” and – oops, Silvio’s done it again.