Casting Canarias is looking for motorbike riders, male and female, of over 50 years of age who are resident in Tenerife, for filming a national spot in February. Anyone interested should send photos and contact details by email to moteros@castingcanarias.com before midday this Saturday, 4 February. Those selected will be called to assist an actual audition in the next week or so.READ MORE

photo: Guardia Civil. Today is Día del Galgo – Day of the Podenco – and since this beautiful and extraordinarily intelligent breed is one of the most badly treated, police ask that the public denounces any cases of maltreatment and abandonment they become aware of. These dogs make fantastic pets, but most often they are kept as hunting dogs, and far too often there are reports of cruelty such as you would hardly believe. They are routinely abused, beaten, starved, abandoned and killed. The Guardia Civil say simply “denounce”. Just call 062.READ MORE