Moment of opening the street to the pedestrian access. Photo Rui Marote A bust in honor of Fernão de Ornelas, president of the Chamber between 1935 and 1946, is located in front of the old facilities of Jornal da Madeira. Photo Rui Marote The work at Fernão de Ornelas aimed at closing the car traffic. Photo Rui Marote […]
A crowd dressed in red celebrates the 37th title of Benfica on Avenida do Mar and the Madeiran Communities. Fans fill the center of Funchal, with honking car horns and flags fluttering. As in other years, they celebrate Benfica who have just won another title of national football champion.
On Monday 20th of May between 3pm and 8pm Garcias will have a wine tasting event in Santo Antonio, with the presence of 18 producers all from Portugal and Madeira Island. For the first time we will also have a gin producer from Portugal as well, AMICIS and sparkling wines from Terras do Demo. Like […]
31 dogs and a cat were rescued yesterday from a house on Rua 31 de Janeiro in miserable and life-threatening conditions. The Association Ajuda a Alimentar Cães, said in social networks that “They knew that this situation was known to to the Camara Funchal for more than a year, without anyone having or wanting to […]
on Saturday, May 18, at the opening of Dr. Fernão de Ornelas Street to the pedestrian access, after the works that aimed to close the artery to the car traffic. The person that was president of the Chamber of Funchal between 1935 and 1946 and that gave name to the street, being a figure that […]
The tunnel Eng. Duarte Pacheco, which connects the parishes of Arco de São Jorge and Boaventura, reopened to traffic on the morning of this Friday, May 17. The completion of all work, which will also involve the installation of a traffic control traffic light system, is scheduled for the beginning of June. It is recalled […]
A note from the CMF reports that next Saturday, May 18th, at 11am, the pedestrian circulation of Rua Dr. Fernão de Ornelas will be reopened, after its urban refurbishment. The mayor of Funchal, Paulo Cafôfo, and the respective municipal executive will be present at the occasion, where a bust in honour of Fernão de Ornelas […]