The RingGo app has not been met with much enthusiasm by islanders.
DoI Minister Tim Crookall has signalled that Bus Vannin is moving closer to accepting class 2 mobility scooters. Douglas Central MHK Chris Thomas said during Tuesday’s sitting that he’d seen more progress in a few minutes of Keys questions than he had in years. Class 2 mobility scooters aren’t allowed […]
After the fog at the weekend caused sailing disruption in Heysham, the Steam Packet has chartered the return of MV Arrow to meet demand in the run-up to Christmas. The freight vessel is currently making her way up to the Lancaster port where she is due to arrive in the […]
Unemployment The number of people registered unemployed fell again in October, down 39 to 326. This has also dropped by 471 people compared to the same month last year (October 2020). The unemployment rate for October 2021 is 0.8%, down from 0.9% in September 2021. The International Labour Organisation estimates […]
Craig Brown, who until recently worked in the island’s finance sector, has been nominated for the Legislative Council. Mr Brown’s nomination is the fifth so far, with two short term seats up for grabs at a Keys sitting next month. He has been nominated by Treasury Minister David Ashford, seconded […]