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Every Christmas there’s one spectacular show or another in the Santa Cruz auditorium, with past performances of Jesus Christ Superstar, Beauty and the Beast, Mamma Mia, The Sound of Music, Dirty Dancing, Sister Act … the list goes on, and this year the roll call will be increased by The Addams Family, with nine shows between Saturday 28 December and the following Saturday 4 January. Tickets starting at €11.50 are now on sale HERE or in the auditorium box office 10am to 7.30pm Mondays to Saturdays. The following video should hopefully give a flavour of this marvellous production.READ MORE

Photo: Turismo Tenerife. Updated 20 September: A full and varied weekend is in store starting with Mary Poppins musical Supercalifragilistic in Los Cristianos this evening and the opening today of Natura Salud 2019, the 11th edition of the largest health and wellbeing fair in the Canaries which runs for the whole weekend in the Recinto Ferial in Santa Cruz. Tomorrow Saturday sees the culmination of the XVII World Photography Championship with entries exhibited in the Los Cristianos auditorium and there’ll be several events lined up to start a Week of events leading up to World Tourism Day. Finally on Sunday, the Annual Swim for Life atREAD MORE

Photo: Tenerife Cabildo. Updated 20 September: Arona Ayuntamiento has announced that the competing photos in these two competitions will be displayed tomorrow, Saturday 21 September, in the Auditorio Infanta Leonor. The exhibition starts at 7pm, and entry is free. Original post 10 May: The Tenerife Cabildo has announced that the island will be this year’s host to the XVII World Photography Championship and the III World Underwater Video Championship. The event will be held in the Marina del Sur in Las Galletas between 17 and 22 September, and will bring together specialists from twenty countries to compete for the two titles. The competition is organised byREAD MORE

Updated 20 September: Adeje Ayuntamiento says that Troya beach has been reopened after tests show normal parameters, and so the water is considered fit for bathing. The council says that a joint investigation with the Cabildo and Arona Ayuntamiento into the source of the contamination will commmence shortly, jbut stresses that initial indications suggest that the problem did not originate in the Adeje part of the coast. The meeting will also start to organize any works that might be needed urgently to solve the problem.   Original post 19 September: It’s only a couple of days since Arona Ayuntamiento closed Los Cristianos beach and now Adeje hasREAD MORE

A woman has died at Puerto de la Cruz’s Playa Jardin. Emergency services say that the body, said to be of a 56-year-old from Santa Cruz, was found around 6am this morning, and that the initial hypothesis is that she drowned. An investigation will establish the cause and nature of her death.READ MORE

Updated 19 September: Adeje Ayuntamiento has announced that the Fañabe arterial road has been reopened after renovations. The council has released this video of the completed works. Updated 3 June 2019: These works on the road through the planations linking the TF1 to Fañabe coast will start this Wednesday, 5 June, and are expected to last until the end of July. During this period the road will be closed completely to traffic. The video in the original post below shows what the final result will look like. Original post 21 February 2018: Adeje Ayuntamiento has produced a video about the renovations which will be taking placeREAD MORE