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Photo: Sosdesaparecidos Canarias. Updated 25 May: The search continues for Carmelo Castro Barroso who is thought to have fallen into the sea while fishing a week ago in the Santa Ursula area. Missing Persons agency Sosdesaparecidos Canarias says that the drone unit of Santa Cruz’s Protección Civil is now joining the search off the coast of La Victoria, in the Los Palmitos area. Original post 20 May: Police and missing persons agencies are asking for help to locate Carmelo Castro Barroso who has been missing since Friday in the Santa Ursula area. He is 68 years old, 1.73m tall, and of slim build. When last seen heREAD MORE

Residents of the Las Higueritas area of Guía de Isora are the latest victims of a wave of thefts from churches in Tenerife. The latest robbery was of a small but revered statue of the Virgen del Carmen from the little chapel of Los Llanitos at the top of the road leading down from the town to Playa de San Juan. The theft is being investigated by the Guardia Civil who are adding it to the four other current investigations of similar robberies of jewelled icons, statues and monetary collections in the last couple of weeks in Arico, Barranco Hondo, Igueste de Candelaria and El Sauzal.READ MORE

Feboda 2018 will be held between 5 and 7 October in the Recinto Ferial in Santa Cruz, a trade fair which will showcase everything to do with weddings and celebrations. It’s now a well-known annual event that brings more than a hundred businesses together displaying their products and services, and as always with these fairs there will be associated additional competitions, displays and activities for visitors. For wedding celebrants in Tenerife, or even those who are thinking of getting married here, this is a major event, and the fair’s webpage on the Recinto Ferial’s site is HERE.  READ MORE

Adeje Ayuntamiento and the Walk for Life breast cancer Foundation have organized a workshop on Posture and Pelvic Floor exercises with physiotherapist Vanessa Trujillo. The workshop is free and will be in the Pink Room in the Adeje Escuela de Seguridad y Convivencia (School of Security And Social Harmony) on Wednesday 13 June with two sessions, one in English at 5pm and another in Spanish at 6pm. Participants should wear comfortable loose clothes and bring an exercise mat. Caring for your posture during your day to day activities will help your pelvic health too, allowing your pelvic floor work better, efficiently, with less chance of poor functionsREAD MORE

Photo: Arona Ayuntamiento. Arona Ayuntamiento says that areas of intense traffic in Los Cristianos and Las Galletas have a new service from this week that allows blind people to use a mobile or remote control to activate an acoustic signal from traffic lights so that they emit acoustic signals. The system requires adaptation works, not least to incorporate the bluetooth technology involved, so will be starting only in these two towns but will eventually be extended to all the urban areas in the municipality. The new system within the #AronaAvanza programme has been announced by Arona mayor José Julián Mena, who said that the first 24READ MORE

Guía de Isora Ayuntamiento has announced a musical concert to be held this Saturday at 6pm on the promenade in Playa San Juan. I don’t know what sort of music but as the council says, “Escuchar música cerca del mar es un regalazo!” – Listening to music near the sea is a complete gift!READ MORE