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Go-ahead sought for phased implementation of Disability Discrimination Act

An appointed day order providing for the phased implementation of the Island’s Disability Discrimination Act over a four year period from next year will be...
Friday, 11 December 2015

Island police officers taking part in Dave Phillips Memorial Run

The Isle of Man Constabulary will be represented at an event taking place this Sunday in memory of a Merseyside policeman who was killed on duty earlier this...
Wednesday, 9 December 2015

Choir to sing carols for charity

The Friday Lunchtime Choir will sing traditional carols to raise funds for the Salvation Army’s Christmas Appeal.  The choir will be joined by young players...
Monday, 30 November 2015

Isle of Man providing long-term support to some of world's most vulnerable people

The Isle of Man is continuing to provide vital support to improve the lives of some of the world’s most vulnerable people.  The International Development...
Monday, 21 September 2015

‘Men in Sheds’ base in the North proposed

A ‘Men in Sheds’ base could be established in the north of the Island subject to a submitted planning application being approved.  A planning application has...
Tuesday, 1 September 2015

Isle of Man supports vulnerable victims of African conflict

The Isle of Man Government, through its International Development Committee (IDC) has agreed to give charities a total of £50,000 to help victims of conflict in...
Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Isle of Man supports the Nepal relief effort

The Isle of Man International Development Committee continues to support the people of Nepal.  The Committee has agreed to fund two further projects in Nepal...
Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Could you spare some time to help ensure that no one faces cancer alone?

The Macmillan Cancer Information Centre at Noble’s Hospital is looking to recruit additional volunteers.  Anna Featherstone, Macmillan Cancer Information and...
Friday, 5 June 2015

Manx Diabetic Group are Charity of the Year for 2014/15

Department of Education and Children staff based at Hamilton House in Douglas made the Manx Diabetic Group their Charity of the Year for 2014/15. They raised...
Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Encouraging problem gamblers to seek support

Motivational messages will be displayed on fruit machines in licensed premises throughout the Isle of Man in a bid to encourage problem gamblers to seek...
Tuesday, 19 May 2015
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