News

Chief Minister welcomes Keys support for 'new era' in public sector employment

Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK has welcomed the support given by the House of Keys this week for the Public Services Commission Bill, legislation to modernise...
Friday, 16 May 2014

National Service of Commemoration to be held on 3 August

Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK has announced that a National Service of Commemoration will be held in the Island to mark the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of...
Friday, 16 May 2014

Chief Minister to receive Commonwealth Games Baton

Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK will officially welcome the Commonwealth Games Baton to the Isle of Man today (Friday 16 May 2014). Mr Bell will be at Ronaldsway...
Friday, 16 May 2014

Isle of Man is a winner at National Coach Tourism Awards

The Isle of Man has been named ‘Best Coach Destination of the Year’ at the National Coach Tourism Awards, which took place in Blackpool last night, beating...
Friday, 16 May 2014

Bunscoill Ghaelgagh wins Island of Culture category at Manx Folk Awards 2014

A multimedia presentation by Manx medium primary school Bunscoill Ghaelgagh has won the Manx Folk Awards 2014 special Island of Culture class.  This is the...
Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Offenders making amends in a way that benefits local community

Offenders carrying out community service orders are making a positive contribution to a range of initiatives while repaying their debt to society. Recent...
Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Lyn looks back fondly on teaching career ahead of retirement

Lyn Ashworth issues a cliché alert when discussing why she decided to teach.  ‘It sounds a little cheesy but wanted to be a teacher because I wanted to...
Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Police charity modernises approach to supporting vulnerable members of the community

A long-standing police charity is changing its name to reflect a shift in emphasis in how the Isle of Man Constabulary supports vulnerable members of the...
Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Wash hands after petting animals reminder

Parents are reminded that their children should wash their hands thoroughly after petting farm animals.  The reminder from the Department of Environment, Food...
Tuesday, 13 May 2014

Central Douglas Masterplan exhibition

Plans to promote the long-term economic future of the Island’s capital will be on display at a public exhibition this week. The Draft Masterplan for Central...
Monday, 12 May 2014