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, 21 Nov 2017 11:37:24 GMT ManxSPCA Christmas Campaign http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84614/manxspca-christmas-campaign news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84614/manxspca-christmas-campaign Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:37:24 GMT This festive season you can help support the ManxSPCA and the Island’s rescued animals in so many different ways and help make 2017 the 120th year to remember.You can buy your ManxSPCA Christmas cards from Ard Jerkyll, from our charity shops in Douglas and Ramsey, or from Milan vets in Douglas and...

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Record figures for Isle of Man Railways 2017 season http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84613/record-figures-for-isle-of-man-railways-2017-season news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84613/record-figures-for-isle-of-man-railways-2017-season Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:33:03 GMT Isle of Man Transport closed its Heritage Railways for the season on the 5th November with the fantastic news that they had carried a record number of passengers from March to November 2017. The Steam Railway, Manx Electric Railway, Snaefell Mountain Railway and Douglas Bay Horse Tram saw a...

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Views sought on civil debt recovery proposals http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84610/views-sought-on-civil-debt-recovery-proposals news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84610/views-sought-on-civil-debt-recovery-proposals Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:05:01 GMT The Treasury is formally consulting the public on options to reform civil debt recovery in the Isle of Man.   Civil debt arises from a legal judgment where monetary disputes are resolved in court, and a debtor is ordered to pay a creditor. A wide-ranging review of the current approach to collection...

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New song in Manx competition http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84609/new-song-in-manx-competition news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84609/new-song-in-manx-competition Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:44:56 GMT

There’s still time to pen a new song in Manx Gaelic and enter the annual Arrane son Mannin competition. The winner of the Manx song competition will be chosen on Saturday 6th January in Peel Masonic Hall, and they will go on to represent the Isle of Man in the Pan-Celtic International Song Contest...

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The heat is on in Jurby! http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84608/the-heat-is-on-in-jurby- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84608/the-heat-is-on-in-jurby- Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:43:17 GMT

The heat was on for Year 5 and 6 pupils at Jurby Community School recently, when they were visited by Kumar Menon of Leela’s Kitchen. The children have been learning about India as their topic this term, and were delighted when Kumar joined them to talk to them about India and Indian food. He showed...

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St Thomas Guides support Rebecca House http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84607/st-thomas-guides-support-rebecca-house news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84607/st-thomas-guides-support-rebecca-house Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:40:14 GMT

St Thomas Guides raised £900 for Rebecca House Children’s Hospice from numerous fundraising events which started in February to celebrate Rebecca House’s 10th birthday. St Thomas Guides, which consists of 27 girls and 3 leaders, chose to support Rebecca House as they wanted to help children and...

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Badminton proves a smash in Sure Sports Primary School Programme http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84604/badminton-proves-a-smash-in-sure-sports-primary-school-programme news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84604/badminton-proves-a-smash-in-sure-sports-primary-school-programme Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:14:28 GMT

Shuttlecocks showered down at the National Sports Centre at the latest session of this year’s Sure Sports Primary School Programme. More than 245 pupils in 28 teams took part in a mini badminton festival, held to introduce pupils to a range of sports in a fun environment throughout the school year...

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Treasury warns of hoax emails and contacts http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84603/treasury-warns-of-hoax-emails-and-contacts news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84603/treasury-warns-of-hoax-emails-and-contacts Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:10:32 GMT The Income Tax Division of Treasury has recently been made aware that local residents have received emails purporting to be from the Division in relation to tax refunds and reclaiming overpaid tax. These hoax emails suggest that a refund is awaiting reclaim and are designed to trick people into...

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Isle of Man retains top rating from OECD http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84600/isle-of-man-retains-top-rating-from-oecd news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84600/isle-of-man-retains-top-rating-from-oecd Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:26:06 GMT The Isle of Man has retained its top ‘Compliant’ rating by the global body reviewing tax transparency around the world. The OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes published its latest ratings following...

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Work commences on new Military History Gallery at the Manx Museum http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84599/work-commences-on-new-military-history-gallery-at-the-manx-museum news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/84599/work-commences-on-new-military-history-gallery-at-the-manx-museum Mon, 20 Nov 2017 10:02:34 GMT Manx National Heritage has commenced work on the development of a new Military History Gallery at the Manx Museum, which will explore the Isle of Man’s involvement in nearly three centuries of conflict. The development will see a vibrant new single level gallery dedicated to Military History...

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