Day: 21 January 2021

Gef’s Daily Roundup

Buy Cummins’ Shirt The shirt worn by the Isle of Man’s very own FA Cup hero in Marine FC’s second round tie versus Havant & Waterlooville is being auctioned on by the club. Cummins scored in the 120th minute of the game to send Liverpool based Marine to the third […]

GOV UPDATE – 21st JAN 2021

HOWARD, DAVID, DR HENNY  WELL GOOD AFTERNOON EVERYONE COMIN MET FOR A CHAT ABOUT THE MEASURES GONNA TAKE YOU THROUGH OUR VIEWS AND WHAT THIS MEANS FOR NEXT STEP, BUT FIRST… NUMBERS 0 AWAITING  0 NEW CASES 48 ACTIVE  1 HOSPITAL  NEW FEATURE: DAVID’S TOPICS TOPIC 1 – OVER 80 […]

Overcoming Adversity – Extraordinary Islanders Finalists

Media partnership with Extraordinary Islanders The Overcoming Adversity award, sponsored by Boston, is celebrating the individuals who have demonstrated strength during the pandemic, managing to achieve incredible things while facing their own personal challenges.  Dylan Walton 8-year-old Dylan has cerebral palsy and epilepsy, but that didn’t stop him setting an […]

Tynwald in Brief 2

Over 8,000 Residents Traveled in 2020 A written Tynwald response has revealed that 8,004 island residents were allowed to travel back to the island in 2020. From March 26 to July 20, when the island’s borders were on the Level 5 restrictions, there were 1,556 residents who returned to the […]

Lib Vannin Call for Weed Consultation

Liberal Vannin Party chairman Paul Weatherall has called for a public consultation on recreational cannabis after September’s General Election. The party said that around the world, attitudes are changing towards the “War Against Drugs”, with many jurisdictions either legalising cannabis for recreational use or decriminalising it.  Some, like Portugal, have […]