Travel, Traffic and Motoring News

DOI launches official Facebook page

The Department of Infrastructure has launched a Facebook page to help keep the public updated with news from across its seven Divisions.
Wednesday, 6 February 2013

Flybe announces year round return of Isle Of Man to Southampton service

Leading regional airline reinstates point to point route with choice of three flights a week.
Friday, 1 February 2013

Update on Douglas promenade first phase and results of consultation

The Department of Infrastructure received planning consent (PA12/01327/B) for the first phase of the refurbishment of Douglas Promenade on 20 December 2012....
Friday, 18 January 2013

Passport Office issues travel advice

The Isle of Man Passport Office is urging people to check the entry requirements of their chosen holiday destination ahead of booking any travel arrangements...
Thursday, 10 January 2013

Vehicle registration and licensing

The Department of Infrastructure would like to remind all residents and resident businesses that if they purchase a vehicle from off Island they must register...
Monday, 7 January 2013

Welcome boost to Island's air passenger numbers

After 7 months where Isle of Man Airport passenger traffic has struggled in the face of tough economic conditions in the UK and Europe with declining figures,...
Tuesday, 11 December 2012

Trend of reduced air passenger numbers continues

The October figures for the Isle of Man Airport again showed a decrease in passenger numbers, albeit a reduced deficit compared with the previous four months....
Wednesday, 28 November 2012

Illegal use of designated parking spaces for the disabled

The Department of Infrastructure is reminding motorists that the illegal use of designated parking spaces for the disabled could result in a £120 fixed penalty...
Friday, 2 November 2012

Isle of Man will not apply Air Passenger Duty to 'Business Jets'

Treasury Minister Eddie Teare MHK has announced that the Isle of Man will not be following the United Kingdom in extending Air Passenger Duty (APD) to ‘business...
Friday, 19 October 2012

Airport Fire Service raises 1000 for charity

The Airport Fire Crew Summer Open Day raised a £1000 for charity this year, which was split between the Fire Brigade Charity, and the Manx Diabetic Group 'Pumps...
Friday, 28 September 2012