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 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 10:57:47 GMT Quick and easy ways to respond to annual update of electoral register http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85006/quick-and-easy-ways-to-respond-to-annual-update-of-electoral-register news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85006/quick-and-easy-ways-to-respond-to-annual-update-of-electoral-register Fri, 12 Jan 2018 10:57:47 GMT The Isle of Man Government is introducing further improvements to help people to respond to the 2018 update of the electoral register. Registration forms are currently being sent to all Island properties in order to collect the information required to maintain an accurate record of eligible voters...

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Manx Lottery Trust supports Cruse Bereavement Care Isle of Man http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85005/manx-lottery-trust-supports-cruse-bereavement-care-isle-of-man news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85005/manx-lottery-trust-supports-cruse-bereavement-care-isle-of-man Fri, 12 Jan 2018 10:55:40 GMT A grant from Manx Lottery Trust will enable volunteers at Cruse Bereavement Care Isle of Man to undertake more training, as well as helping save time and money spent on admin duties. The Trust has awarded Cruse Isle of Man £1,289 to cover the cost of a new laptop and a new photocopier. Cruse, who...

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The Buchan School trials dedicated minibus for pupils http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85003/the-buchan-school-trials-dedicated-minibus-for-pupils news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85003/the-buchan-school-trials-dedicated-minibus-for-pupils Fri, 12 Jan 2018 09:11:12 GMT The Buchan School is launching a trial minibus service for pupils this term.The trial sees the bus leave the TT Grandstand in Douglas at 7.50am, stopping at Albany Road in Douglas and Glen Vine, before arriving at The Buchan at 8.25am.At home time, the bus departs The Buchan at 3.50pm, going via...

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The Excavation of a Roman Villa in Southern Italy http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85001/the-excavation-of-a-roman-villa-in-southern-italy news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85001/the-excavation-of-a-roman-villa-in-southern-italy Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:30:00 GMT

UCM’s History Heritage lecture series continues on Wednesday 17th January with a talk by archaeologist, Dr Richard Fletcher, on the discovery and excavation of a Roman villa in southern Italy. In the first century BC, the region was home to the Roman poet Horace, who described it as wild and...

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Have your say on the Future of Scouting in the Isle of Man! http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85000/have-your-say-on-the-future-of-scouting-in-the-isle-of-man- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85000/have-your-say-on-the-future-of-scouting-in-the-isle-of-man- Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:06:24 GMT

The Scout Associations of the UK and the Isle of Man both have strategic plans in place till 2018. These place focus on the objectives and goals which the respective Associations want to achieve by 2018. This year the Scout Association - Isle of Man will be releasing its next strategic plan running...

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Date set for Armed Forces Day 2018 http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84999/date-set-for-armed-forces-day-2018 news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84999/date-set-for-armed-forces-day-2018 Thu, 11 Jan 2018 10:34:20 GMT

Armed Forces Day 2018 will take place on Sunday 24th June.The national event celebrates the role local servicemen and women have played in conflict and peacekeeping the world over. It incorporates a march along Douglas’s promenades, which sees the public turn out in large numbers, a service of...

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Paralympian golden girl to light up Isle of Man Sports Awards http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84998/paralympian-golden-girl-to-light-up-isle-of-man-sports-awards news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84998/paralympian-golden-girl-to-light-up-isle-of-man-sports-awards Thu, 11 Jan 2018 10:25:36 GMT

Five-time Paralympic swimming champion and trailblazer for disability sport Ellie Simmonds OBE will be the guest of honour at the 2017 Isle of Man Sports Awards sponsored by Microgaming Play It Forward this spring. Ellie has competed for Great Britain at three successive Paralympic Games, winning...

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Nedbank Private Wealth supports Island cycling star http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84996/nedbank-private-wealth-supports-island-cycling-star news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84996/nedbank-private-wealth-supports-island-cycling-star Thu, 11 Jan 2018 09:59:04 GMT

Nedbank Private Wealth is delighted that local mountain biker Nick Corlett, who they sponsor, has been selected for the Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Team, following an announcement last week. Nick will represent the Island in mountain biking, one of the toughest disciplines in cycling, and will...

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Death of Hazel Lace, Captain of the Parish of Maughold http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84993/death-of-hazel-lace-captain-of-the-parish-of-maughold news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84993/death-of-hazel-lace-captain-of-the-parish-of-maughold Wed, 10 Jan 2018 14:20:32 GMT His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor has heard with sadness of the death of Mrs Hazel Lace, Captain of the Parish of Maughold, on 24th December 2017.  Mrs Lace was appointed Captain of the Parish in 2004. The Lieutenant Governor knows that her death will be a great loss to the Parish of Maughold...

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H&B announce substantial upgrades for The George Hotel http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84992/h-b-announce-substantial-upgrades-for-the-george-hotel news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84992/h-b-announce-substantial-upgrades-for-the-george-hotel Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:58:26 GMT Castletown’s landmark pub and hotel, The George Hotel, closed on Monday 8th January until the Spring as owners HB embark on a substantial refurbishment to upgrade and modernise the whole site. Registered as an historic building dating back to 1833, The George is currently the largest hotel within...

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