Day: 18 February 2021

Feb 18 Gov Briefing Update

HOWARD, ASHY, HENNY  WELL GOOD AFTERNOON EVERYONE  WE HAVE COVID ON THE ISLAND   NOT RELATED TO TRAVEL SITUATION UPDATE ON TUESDAY AN INDIVIDUAL CONTACTED 111 TO REPORT SYMPTOMS  OFFERED A TEST AND WENT INTO SELF ISO  LATE YESTERDAY THE RESULT CAME BACK AS POSITIVE  THE REST OF THE HOUSE WERE […]

Gef’s Daily Roundup

Football Club Targeted by Vandals Onchan AFC’s junior setup on Blackberry Lane has been targeted by idiots with nothing better to do than smash up a container used for toilets and storage. The club, which has over 200 junior members from the village, Douglas and further around the island, has […]

Seven Covid Cases Confirmed

Seven new cases of Covid-19 has been identified on the island. Following an immediate overnight response from the contact tracing team after a new case was found yesterday, an additional six cases have been identified. Contact tracing has also identified a number of close contacts who have been advised to […]

Steam Packet Crew Member Has Covid

The Steam Packet has confirmed an island-based crew member has tested positive for Covid-19. A company spokesman said: ‘The individual, who does not hold a passenger-facing role, had the test whilst off-duty and has been placed in immediate isolation. ‘Contact tracing is underway and a handful of colleagues who the […]