War Memorials Committee
The Membership of the Committee is:
Mr David Cretney, MLC (Chair)
Mrs Daphne Caine, MHK (Vice Chair)
The Venerable Andrew Brown
Mr Keith Dalrymple
Mr Robert Dowty
Mr Hector M Duff BEM MM LGdh TH
The Terms of Reference for the Committee is:
The Committee will be responsible for -
- ensuring a proper registration of War Memorials throughout the Isle of Man
- encouraging the proper maintenance and upkeep of such Memorials and
- avoiding the destruction of, or overseeing the removal of, such Memorials by encouraging the owners or custodians to advise the Committee that such is likely prior to such actions being taken so as to enable the Committee to ascertain any actions that may be appropriate for them to safeguard the Memorial.
The establishment of the Committee will not remove the responsibility for War Memorials from Local Authorities.
Register of War Memorials
The Committee, through a close working relationship with Manx National Heritage, has agreed that the Register of Memorials will be made publically available through the iMuseum.
The Committee is required to produce an Annual Report to be published and made available on the Government website.