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A further £10 million of COVID-19 financial support announced

Today the Isle of Man Government announced the forthcoming launch of the Coronavirus Business Working Capital Loan Agreement. The Agreement has been created in...
Friday, 24 July 2020

Statement from Dr Alex Allinson MHK following a statement from the Joint Trade Unions

Dr Alex Allinson MHK, Minister for Education, Sport and Culture has issued this statement following today's (14 July) statement from the Joint Trade Unions. He...
Wednesday, 15 July 2020

School attendance nears pre-COVID levels

The number of children now back at school in the Isle of Man is close to pre-COVID levels. On Tuesday, more than 92% of primary and 86% of secondary age pupils...
Wednesday, 24 June 2020

Public Notice: A number of public counters reopen

A number of public counters reopen today (Monday), with hours in many cases reduced as officers continue to support the community in response to the Covid-19...
Monday, 22 June 2020

Plans to get children back in school ramped up

Plans to get all children back to school are being ramped up after the Chief Minister revealed the Island will become the first place in the British Isles to...
Friday, 12 June 2020

Local firms offer help to retrieve students’ possessions

A number of local firms have offered to work with the Isle of Man Government to help students retrieve their possessions from the UK. Many who returned to the...
Monday, 1 June 2020

Curraghs Wildlife Park to reopen for members

The Curraghs Wildlife Park will reopen to members on Saturday. The Park, which is home to more than 60 species of animals and birds, closed to all visitors on...
Thursday, 28 May 2020

Damage to nature reserve will not be tolerated

Damage to an area of international importance for wildlife, by people camping without permission, has led to a warning by the Isle of Man Government. Police...
Thursday, 28 May 2020

Minister Allinson’s Statement on COVID-19 - 25 May 2020

Good afternoon and I hope you have had a good Bank Holiday weekend.  I would like to start today by going through the latest figures;  The...
Monday, 25 May 2020

Outdoor sports resume and facilities reopen but gyms remain closed

People in the Isle of Man can enjoy most outdoor sports again as long as social distancing and gathering rules are followed. A further 23 sports including...
Monday, 25 May 2020
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