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#La Palma

# la-palma - Sunday 17 October, 2021

Volcanic eruption on La Palma showing no sign of abating
# La Palma
# La Palma

Volcanic eruption on La Palma showing no sign of abating

Sun 2:00 PM 19,721 Views 4 Comments

More than 1,800 buildings, mostly homes, have already been destroyed on the Canary Island.

# la-palma - Monday 11 October, 2021

Thousands locked down as La Palma volcano destroys cement plant
# Canary Islands
# Canary Islands

Thousands locked down as La Palma volcano destroys cement plant

Oct 11th 2021, 8:30 PM 24,775 Views 2 Comments

La Cumbre Vieja volcano began erupting on 19 September.

# la-palma - Sunday 10 October, 2021

La Palma volcanic eruption going strong after three weeks
# Canary Islands
# Canary Islands

La Palma volcanic eruption going strong after three weeks

Oct 10th 2021, 5:46 PM 19,425 Views 12 Comments

Some 6,000 residents were evacuated after the initial eruption on the Canary Island last month.

# la-palma - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Canary Island's La Palma airport shuts again due to ashfall from volcano
# Volcano
# Volcano

Canary Island's La Palma airport shuts again due to ashfall from volcano

Oct 7th 2021, 2:43 PM 8,402 Views 0 Comments

The volcano has been erupting for almost three weeks.

# la-palma - Friday 1 October, 2021

New lava flow spews from La Palma volcano after weeks of eruptions
# Canary Islands
# Canary Islands

New lava flow spews from La Palma volcano after weeks of eruptions

Oct 1st 2021, 6:30 PM 20,784 Views 6 Comments

A huge magma shelf has continued to build on the Atlantic Ocean.

# la-palma - Wednesday 29 September, 2021

Flights to La Palma in Canary Islands resume as volcanic lava reaches sea
# Canaries
# Canaries

Flights to La Palma in Canary Islands resume as volcanic lava reaches sea

Sep 29th 2021, 10:41 PM 17,233 Views 4 Comments

The dramatic eruption which began 10 days ago, has forced thousands out of their homes.

# la-palma - Tuesday 21 September, 2021

Earthquakes and lava threaten La Palma in Canary Islands
# Volcano
# Volcano

Earthquakes and lava threaten La Palma in Canary Islands

Sep 21st 2021, 2:55 PM 31,329 Views 13 Comments

La Palma, with a population of some 85,000 people, has been hit by several earthquakes.

# la-palma - Monday 20 September, 2021

Lava flows destroy houses in Canary Islands as people block roads to get view of eruption
# La Palma
# La Palma

Lava flows destroy houses in Canary Islands as people block roads to get view of eruption

Sep 20th 2021, 10:03 AM 41,562 Views 11 Comments

Some 20 isolated houses have been destroyed.

# la-palma - Sunday 19 September, 2021

Volcano erupts on Spain's Canary Islands after increased seismic activity
# La Palma
# La Palma

Volcano erupts on Spain's Canary Islands after increased seismic activity

Sep 19th 2021, 6:19 PM 93,395 Views 20 Comments

The Cumbre Vieja volcano last erupted 50 years ago.

# la-palma - Friday 5 August, 2016

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

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

Aug 5th 2016, 3:57 PM 35,335 Views 49 Comments

A ranger has died in the fire.

# la-palma - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Five killed in Canary island lifeboat accident
# Canary Islands
# Canary Islands

Five killed in Canary island lifeboat accident

Feb 10th 2013, 6:51 PM 20,211 Views 12 Comments

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