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Media Centre

The Government Communication Service helps to inform people about the work of the Isle of Man Government.

Staffed by experienced former journalists and public relations professionals, it delivers consistent and accurate Government messages to local and off-Island audiences.

What we do

The team:

  • helps to communicate the Programme for Government’s strategic aims

  • protects the Isle of Man’s international reputation in the face of political and economic challenges

  • provides support and advice to the Council of Ministers and Government Departments on a wide range of public relations, media and communications issues

  • explains Government policy, initiatives and new legislation

  • informs taxpayers about how their money is being spent to support public services

  • helps to raise awareness of the Isle of Man internationally

  • promotes the Island's reputation as a dynamic and well-regulated business centre

The Service, which is located in the Cabinet Office, is committed to Government’s principles of open, transparent and clear communications in the interest of public accountability.

About our team

The Government Communication Service is part of the Crown and External Relations Division in the Cabinet Office. Media enquiries can be directed to the following officers:

Head of Government Communication

Jonathan Davies

Telephone: +44 1624 685138

Department of Education, Sport and Culture / Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture

Mark Edwards

Telephone:+44 1624 687377

Department of Health and Social Care / Department of Home Affairs

Pam Teare

Telephone: +44 1624 685284

Department of Infrastructure / The Treasury

Stephen Parry

Telephone: +44 1624 686563

Cabinet Office

Cathy Collins

Telephone: +44 1624 686244

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