Câmara de Lobos fire rekindles.

Câmara de Lobos fire rekindles

Câmara de Lobos fireThe Diario reports that a relatively small fire in Boca dos Namorados, above Câmara de Lobos, has rekindled and required further attention from firefighters. According … Read more

Coral bottle collection. App.

Coral – automatic bottle collection and deposit refund system

Coral bottle collection machineThe Madeira Beer Company (ECM) has invested in two glass bottle collectors, which will be placed in two supermarkets – the … Read more

Yellow heat warning.

Temperatures to rise

The Portuguese Institute of the Sea and Atmosphere today maintains a yellow warning for Madeira because of the hot weather, which should last at least until the … Read more

More controversy over Savoy and Binter.

New Savoy to be “inspected”

Strange story surfacing in the Diario this morning, and no detail available yet, but the newspaper is reporting that “an unprecedented inspection that will happen … Read more

Barreirinha lido. Monte dignity.

Barreirinha lido polluted

Pollution at BarreirinhaThe Diario reports that swimming at the Barreirinha bathing complex was not a particularly attractive proposition to bathers yesterday as they would have encountered what is politely … Read more

Ponta do Sol fish farming protest.

Ponta do Sol protest

Ponto do Sol protestThe Diario reports that dozens of protesters gathered at the quay in Ponta do Sol yesterday to attend vigil objecting of fish-farming that the Government wants … Read more

Porto Santo flights controversy.

Porto Santo flights “disaster”

Miguel Albuquerque gets involved with Porto Santo flight controversyThose who follow the local press will have read a number of stories over the last week about flights to Porto Santo being cancelled on short … Read more

26 flights cancelled. Blog changes.

26 flights cancelled

Airport - emptyThe Diario reports that the strong winds yesterday caused a total of 26 flights to be cancelled at Madeira airport. Once again we have first-hand experience of … Read more

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