News from the Isle of Man (isleofman.com) http://www.isleofman.com/News/local News from the Isle of Man en-gb Copyright 2012 Local News Isle of Man Dot Com RSS Generator 60 Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:19:07 GMT Fundraising campaign for TT rider tops £28K http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85810/fundraising-campaign-for-tt-rider-tops-28k news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85810/fundraising-campaign-for-tt-rider-tops-28k Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:19:07 GMT

The wife of injured TT rider Steve Mercer has revealed she can’t update fans as to his progress. Caroline Mercer took to Facebook to say she won't make any further statements whilst ongoing investigations continue. Last week it was revealed that ACU Limited is conducting an independent...

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234 thousand bus journeys taken during TT http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85809/234-thousand-bus-journeys-taken-during-tt- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85809/234-thousand-bus-journeys-taken-during-tt- Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:16:13 GMT

The number of passengers carried on public transport over the TT fortnight increased by 11 per cent this year. 234,418 bus journeys were taken by passengers between Friday, May 25th and Sunday, June 10th. That represents an increase of 22,968 journeys compared to the same period in 2017. 52,617...

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Vandals damage sculpture at cathedral http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85808/vandals-damage-sculpture-at-cathedral- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85808/vandals-damage-sculpture-at-cathedral- Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:13:12 GMT

Police area appealing for witnesses after vandals damaged a sculpture in Peel Cathedral. It happened on Thursday, June 14th between 5.30pm and 7.30pm. Officers say other work in the grounds of the building was also disturbed and turf was damaged. Anyone who can help is asked to contact Peel...

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Car damaged in supermarket car park http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85807/car-damaged-in-supermarket-car-park- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85807/car-damaged-in-supermarket-car-park- Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:11:37 GMT

Police are investigating after a car was damaged in a supermarket car park in Douglas. The white Nissan was hit by another vehicle whilst parked in Shoprite on Victoria Road between 4.40pm and 5pm on Thursday, June 14th. Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Police Headquarters.

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Police hunt trout farm vandal who killed fish http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85805/police-hunt-trout-farm-vandal-who-killed-fish news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85805/police-hunt-trout-farm-vandal-who-killed-fish Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:42:12 GMT

Investigations are underway after someone turned off a compressor at a trout farm – leaving the fish to perish.It happened at around 2.30am on June 11th at The Glen Wyllin Trout Farm.Police say the person responsible turned off the device - which regulates the oxygen levels for the trout...

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Independent investigation launched into Mercer crash http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85804/independent-investigation-launched-into-mercer-crash news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85804/independent-investigation-launched-into-mercer-crash Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:39:47 GMT

Independent investigations will be carried out to determine how a TT racer was seriously injured this year.ACU Ltd – the organising body of the TT Races - has confirmed an inquiry will take place into the crash between racer Steve Mercer and a course car.He was seriously injured during a practice...

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Increase in serious collisions during TT 2018 http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85803/increase-in-serious-collisions-during-tt-2018 news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85803/increase-in-serious-collisions-during-tt-2018 Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:36:24 GMT

Police say there was an increase in serious collisions during TT 2018.Statistics from the festival fortnight show an increase in collisions – particularly on the Mountain Road - which cover fractures to life changing injuries.Overall collisions were down from 82 to 76 – the lowest amount since...

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Teenagers caught damaging items in school playground http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85802/teenagers-caught-damaging-items-in-school-playground- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85802/teenagers-caught-damaging-items-in-school-playground- Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:34:18 GMT

Teenagers have been blamed for damaging several items made by the staff and students of Kewaigue School. CCTV caught them entering the grounds of the school on Monday, May 21st between 4.45pm and 6pm. Police say they are investigating a number of leads and would still like to hear from anyone who...

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Police appeal after damage is caused to house in Douglas http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85801/police-appeal-after-damage-is-caused-to-house-in-douglas news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85801/police-appeal-after-damage-is-caused-to-house-in-douglas Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:32:03 GMT

Police are investigating after damage was caused to a property in Douglas almost a month ago. It happened between 3pm and 6pm on May 21st – officers haven’t revealed the nature of the damage on Horseshoe Avenue. Police say they’re particularly interested in speaking to a blonde female who was seen...

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Bus Vannin to provide new Patient Transport Services http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85787/bus-vannin-to-provide-new-patient-transport-services news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85787/bus-vannin-to-provide-new-patient-transport-services Fri, 15 Jun 2018 08:36:48 GMT

Patients who need transport between Noble’s Hospital and their homes will now be picked up and dropped off by Bus Vannin. The Department of Health and Social Care has awarded the bus company a tender to perform the Patient Transport Services from July 1st. It was previously run by the Red Cross...

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