Tenerife News - Local news and information for the Canary Island of Tenerife.

Man arrested on murder charge

National Police have arrested a 70-year-old man this morning on suspicion of killing his wife in their home in the Cuesta Piedra area of Santa Cruz. The man was detained after he handed himself in to police with details of the 50-year-old woman’s death, seemingly in the early hours of Monday morning. The investigation continues.

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2 youngsters rescued in sea near Playa de la Arena

Emergency services were scrambled at the weekend after 2 youngsters got into trouble off of the coast of Tenerife. The pair, aged 13 and 15, got into difficulty in rough seas near to Playa de la Arena. A rescue helicopter was sent to pull one of the pair from the sea, after the younger of

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British holidaymaker killed in brawl, 2 British men charged

A 53-year-old British man was killed last week in a brawl on the Avenida Ernesto Sarti in Costa Adeje. 2 British men have been arrested in conjunction with the fight and have appeared in court. It’s understood the victim suffered a heart attack after sustaining a blow to the head. CCTV has been found which

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2 injured in Tenerife road accident

A man and woman were seriously hurt in a car and motorbike collision on the TF28 yesterday afternoon. The accident happened at the exit from El Mojón in Chayofa around lunchtime. The 2 passengers on the motorbike sustained serious injuries and were taken to Hospiten Sur for treatment.

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Los Realejos gets ready for huge firework display

Visitors and residents to Los Realejos can expect tonight to go with a bang, as the town hosts their annual fireworks display. The display, which has been granted National Tourist Interest status, starts at 9pm. The fireworks display, one of the most famous in Spain, dates back to 1770.

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