Scam Alert The police are warning islanders to be vigilant about who they are sending money to. This follows a recent case where a resident sent money to someone they had been conned by. Believing they were in a relationship with this person, they were sending them money for their […]
Manx Return Triumphant The Jacksons IOM IOMFA Boys U15’s travelled to Wales to play two friendlies against two Welsh Cymru Premier League academy teams at the weekend. On Saturday, the squad along with their coach Mark Watterson, went to Oswestry on the Welsh border for an evening kick off against […]
Calmness In the run up to exam season UCM has re-introduced calm areas for students to use before entering the exam room. The calm areas provide students with a comfortable space to mentally prepare prior to their exam. The space will include relaxed seating, calming music, refreshments, mindfulness activities and […]
Penguin Day! A word Sam can’t pronounce, seriously if you get the chance, ask him, today is World Penguin Day and Curraghs Wildlife Park has the ideal way to celebrate, the birth of its first chick of the year. The baby penguin was hatched on April 22 and could be […]
Get Your Brass On ‘Prash Laxaa’ the Great Laxey Brass Band Festival returns to Laxey Village during the next May Bank Holiday weekend on Sunday May 1 from 1pm. Six of the Island’s premier Brass Bands, Castletown Metropolitan Silver Band, Douglas Town Band, Manx Concert Brass & Youth Band, Ramsey […]
Hospitality businesses concerned about door security staffing can speak with the Isle of Man Constabulary to check the registration status of staff members.
This follows the launch last month by Treasury Minister David Ashford of two financial schemes in response to an announcement by Manx Gas that tariffs would rise by a further 58%.
Victim Support IOM is challenging islanders to take part in their 267,000 Step Challenge throughout the month of May. The challenge is to walk 10,000 steps for each of the 267 new clients referred to the charity in 2021. To do this, you’ll need to average just over 8,600 steps […]
Free Lightbulbs Douglas Council says it can provide up to five LED light bulbs for eligible households through a scheme with Manx Utilities. The initiative assists eligible households to reduce their energy usage by providing up to five free LED lightbulbs. By switching to LED, you could save up to […]
A Manx two-year-old will be debuting on CBeebies today as part of The Toddler Club. Julio Garforth has been filmed on the island, including on Port Erin beach. His first appearances will be spread out along this week as part of a five-year contract his family have signed the BBC. […]
Earlier this afternoon crews from Douglas Fire Station were mobilised by the Emergency Services Joint Control Room to reports of smoke issuing from a property on Demesne Road The fire service said: ‘On arrival the Incident Commander committed one Breathing Apparatus team into the property where they gained access into […]