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Age in Spain News Summer Special 2022

What special memories does summer bring for you? When I look back to my childhood I remember seemingly endless sunny days, bare feet in sandals, beach trips and most of all - the Summer Special edition of my weekly comic. That bumper packed Summer Special started my...

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Latest Financial Update from Blevins Franks

Latest Financial Update from Blevins Franks

Please see below the latest financial update from Blevins Franks. Please do not hesitate to contact Paul should you have any questions related to this or other financial matters. https://www.blevinsfranks.com/inheritance-tax-canary-islands/ Inheritance tax in the...

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Tourism Lanzarote, happy with how the summer is going

THANKS TO DIGITAL LANCELOT This past Sunday the activity did not stop at the Lanzarote airport where almost every 5 minutes a plane took off or landed in the middle of the day until well into the afternoon. https://youtu.be/BIkbrnoHE08 Record day with 146 operations...

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New record for flights on the Cesar Manrique

New record for flights on the Cesar Manrique

THANKS TO DIGITAL LANCELOT The César Manrique airport in Lanzarote recorded a new flight record this Sunday, reaching 73 in a single day, in which a new link with Vigo was incorporated.   In this sense, six flights were received from Madrid, two from Barcelona,...

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Passport update from the British Embassy

*Passport stamping for UK Nationals resident in Spain*   Many of you who are resident in Spain and protected by the Withdrawal Agreement have contacted us to say that your passport has been stamped on entering or leaving Spain (or both). The most important thing is...

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Update on Passports from the British Embassy

*Info on passport validity for UK visitors to Spain* If you have friends and family from the UK coming to visit you in Spain, do make sure that they are aware of the rules on passport validity. Visitors from the UK must meet the Schengen area rules...

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Latest Financial Update from Blevins Franks

Latest Financial Update from Blevins Franks

Please see below the latest financial update from Blevins Franks. Please do not hesitate to contact Paul should you have any questions related to this or other financial matters. https://www.blevinsfranks.com/uk-bank-accounts-national-savings-and-investments/  Do you...

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THANKS TO DIGITAL LANCELOT Canary airports received 3,422,335 passengers during the month of June, which represents a decrease of 2.8% compared to June 2019. Of the total number of commercial passengers (3,393,697), 1,560,660 correspond to national traffic, 2.4% less,...

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Travel to Lanzarote this summer, very expensive

THANKS TO DIGITAL LANCELOT The forecasts of the tourism sector, the Tourist Board and the Government of the Canary Islands itself, for this summer, which they expected to be that of economic recovery, with figures similar to those before the pandemic, are not being...

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Latest financial update from association members Blevins Franks

Latest financial update from association members Blevins Franks

Please see below the latest financial update from Blevins Franks. Please do not hesitate to contact Paul should you have any questions related to this or other financial matters. https://www.blevinsfranks.com/uk-inheritance-tax/ UK inheritance tax and domicile – what...

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THANKS TO DIGITAL LANCELOT The Ministry of Tourism of the Government of the Canary Islands will receive 332.8 million euros from the "Next Generation" funds of the EU for the period 2021-2026 for the development of ten programs that aim to improve the tourist...

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Daniel Trigg, guest of The Interview of the Day

Yesterday association president Danny was interviewed on Lancelot television, see the link below for the full interview. This Thursday's Interview Of The Day featured Daniel Trigg, president of Lanzarote Business and Residents. During the program he explained the...

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Financial Update from association members Blevins Franks

Financial Update from association members Blevins Franks

Please see below the latest financial update from Blevins Franks. Please do not hesitate to contact Paul should you have any questions related to this or other financial matters.https://www.blevinsfranks.com/modelo-720-penalty/The new, improved, Modelo 720 penalty...

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Update from the British Embassy

Do you have any outstanding questions about your entitlement to access healthcare in Spain? The Healthcare Team is holding a series of one-to-one calls to answer your questions. Book your slot and we’ll do our best to advise you further. To book your slot, please...

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Primark is coming to Lanzarote

THANKS TO DIGITAL LANCELOT It is already a reality: Primark will be in Arrecife, specifically in the Open Mall Lanzarote shopping center, as stated in the Official Bulletin of the Canary Islands this Friday and confirmed by the Urban Planning area of ​​the island's...

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Thanks to DIGITAL LANCELOT The island of Lanzarote continues to exceed 10,000 unemployed in April, a month in which, however, the number of unemployed has been reduced by 511 people compared to March.   In this way, the logical downward trend continues, given the...

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Driving Licence Update from The British Embassy

*An update from HMA Hugh Elliott on driving licence exchange* The UK and Spanish Governments are still negotiating. UK and Spanish Ministers spoke today and agreed to rapidly accelerating talks next week in the hope of reaching an agreement soon - as we already have...

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Passport update from the British Embassy

Passport update from the British Embassy

A number of you have contacted us to ask about passport validity to travel to Spain. If you are a British resident in Spain with rights under the Withdrawal Agreement, you can enter and exit Spain with a valid UK passport. You do not need any additional validity on...

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Lanzarote remains at a low level of health alert

THANKS TO DIGITAL LANCELOT Lanzarote continues to be at low risk of health alert, as confirmed by the Ministry of Health, which today updated the health alert levels after the epidemiological report of the General Directorate of Public Health, with consolidated data...

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An Invitation From Association Members Blevins Franks

An Invitation From Association Members Blevins Franks

  Please see below the latest financial update from Blevins Franks. Please do not hesitate to contact Paul should you have any questions related to this or other financial matters. Blevins Franks Financial Seminars   Life after Brexit for UK nationals living...

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Face Masks changes

Face Masks changes

Thanks to DIGITAL LANCELOT This Wednesday, April 20, the end of the use of masks indoors in Spain comes into force. But there are exceptions: in public transport, health centers, nursing homes and pharmacies we will have to continue wearing it. In the work centers,...

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