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, 17 Aug 2018 08:52:20 GMT Marine biological site is sold for £500,000 http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86154/marine-biological-site-is-sold-for-500-000- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86154/marine-biological-site-is-sold-for-500-000- Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:52:20 GMT

The former marine laboratory site in Port Erin has been sold. Delgatie Limited has bought the decaying property for £500,000 from the Department of Infrastructure. It plans to replace the existing buildings with a mixed-use development including residential, retail, non-retail and commercial. An...

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A-level students secure record year http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86152/a-level-students-secure-record-year news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86152/a-level-students-secure-record-year Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:46:32 GMT

A-level students on the Isle of Man have secured a record year of achievement. 350 pupils from the Island’s five secondary schools received their results yesterday. They’d taken 1,000 A-levels in nearly 50 subjects. The percentage of passes at A*- B was 51.1 per cent – an increase of five per...

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Drivers urged to lock their vehicles http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86151/drivers-urged-to-lock-their-vehicles news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86151/drivers-urged-to-lock-their-vehicles Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:44:02 GMT

Drivers are being urged to lock their vehicles and remove valuable items from them. Police say they've dealt with 'a number of offences' lately where the keys have been left in, or nearby. They say they're 'actively dealing with suspected offenders' but are asking people to help them by securing...

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Police investigate after crash in Castletown http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86150/police-investigate-after-crash-in-castletown- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86150/police-investigate-after-crash-in-castletown- Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:42:31 GMT

Police are investigating after a crash in Castletown on Tuesday.A black vehicle reversed into a white Ford Fiesta in the car park near the Commissioners office.  It happened at around 5.30pm.Officers say they want to speak to a man who was in the area at the time and who may have saw what...

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Ship Registry becomes first flag state to gain two ISO awards http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86147/ship-registry-becomes-first-flag-state-to-gain-two-iso-awards news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86147/ship-registry-becomes-first-flag-state-to-gain-two-iso-awards Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:25:02 GMT

The Isle of Man has become one of the only flag states to have recieved two international quality standards.  It's after the Ship Registry was awarded ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.  Enterprise Minister Laurence Skelly says: "Successful transition to both of the new standards is a huge achievement that...

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Charities invited to apply for opportunity to fundraise http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86146/charities-invited-to-apply-for-opportunity-to-fundraise news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86146/charities-invited-to-apply-for-opportunity-to-fundraise Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:18:06 GMT

Charities who are wishing to collect money in Douglas are being invited to apply for a licence. Those wanting to hold street collections and flag days in 2019 are asked to contact Douglas Council. Town Centre Manager Oliver Cheshire says: "There are so many charities in the Island doing tremendous...

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Promotions at Estera http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86145/promotions-at-estera news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86145/promotions-at-estera Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:14:52 GMT

Estera has promoted four of its staff at the Isle of Man office. Three people have been appointed in the fiduciary team. Aidan McCowliff takes the position as Senior Manager and Zoe Lowey and Jessica Carridge as Assistant Managers. Sarah Malley takes up the assistant manager position in the...

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Car damaged twice within days http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86144/car-damaged-twice-within-days- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86144/car-damaged-twice-within-days- Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:38:54 GMT

Police are investigating after damage was caused to a car twice in a short period of time. A silver Audi Q7 was targeted between 10.30pm on August 8th and 9.30am on August 9th. It was then damaged again between 5pm on August 11th and 8.30am on August 12th. Officers say it was parked on Eleanora...

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New homes being built in Lonan http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86143/new-homes-being-built-in-lonan news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86143/new-homes-being-built-in-lonan Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:37:38 GMT

13 new homes are being built in Onchan. Dandara has started the development of The Willows in Lonan. The four-bedroom properties will be ready for occupation at the start of 2019. Commercial Director David Thomas says: "Much of this development includes a brand-new style of split-level home which we...

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Bank holiday dates for 2019 released http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86142/bank-holiday-dates-for-2019-released news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86142/bank-holiday-dates-for-2019-released Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:35:53 GMT

Bank holiday dates for 2019 have been announced.Government has published a list of the dates in accordance with the provisions of the Bank Holidays Act 1989.They are as follows: - Tuesday, 1st January (New Year’s Day)-  Friday, 19th April (Good Friday)- Monday, 22nd April (Easter Monday)- Monday...

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