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 Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:44:19 GMT Council Leader warns of 'challenging' times ahead http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86467/council-leader-warns-of-challenging-times-ahead news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86467/council-leader-warns-of-challenging-times-ahead Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:44:19 GMT

The leader of Douglas Borough Council says there are 'challenging budgetary times ahead' for the Island’s local authorities. David Christian says it’s because of the 'relentless rise' in costs being imposed by central government. The council is beginning its budget process to determine the rates...

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Burglary in Onchan prompts police warning http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86466/burglary-in-onchan-prompts-police-warning news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86466/burglary-in-onchan-prompts-police-warning Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:39:25 GMT

Investigations are underway after a burglary in Onchan. A Karcher pressure washer was stolen from a garden shed on Howstrake Drive between October 1st and 6th. Police are now asking neighbouring properties to check their garden storage to see if anything else has been taken. They say it’s ‘simply...

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Man freed from car after two vehicle crash http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86465/man-freed-from-car-after-two-vehicle-crash news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86465/man-freed-from-car-after-two-vehicle-crash Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:38:06 GMT

Firefighters had to free a man from a car after a crash on Saturday night. It happened on Douglas Road in Peel, near to QEII High School, just before 8.30pm. Street lighting was provided to paramedics who could assess and treat the occupants of the two vehicles. The man and a woman who was also...

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Residential home targeted by vandals http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86464/residential-home-targeted-by-vandals news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86464/residential-home-targeted-by-vandals Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:36:29 GMT

Police are appealing for help after damage was caused to a residential home in Ramsey. Coping stones have been knocked off the low brick wall at the centre on Lezayre Road. The facility helps adults with learning disabilities. Officers say they believe the person or people responsible are...

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'Burnt foodstuff' to blame for flat evacuation http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86463/-burnt-foodstuff-to-blame-for-flat-evacuation news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86463/-burnt-foodstuff-to-blame-for-flat-evacuation Mon, 15 Oct 2018 08:33:51 GMT

Residents at a block of flats in Douglas were evacuated in the early hours of yesterday morning after someone left a pan on a hob. Firefighters were called to Queen’s Apartments just before 1.15am after the fire alarm activated. They entered a heavily smoke logged flat and located the occupier who...

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Licencees' right to refuse service highlighted in new campaign http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86457/licencees-right-to-refuse-service-highlighted-in-new-campaign news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86457/licencees-right-to-refuse-service-highlighted-in-new-campaign Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:51:25 GMT

A new campaign has been launched to raise awareness of the powers licensees have to refuse service – without providing a reason. It follows a number of court cases where people working on licensed premises have been verbally and physically abused. Licensing Forum chairman Julian Lalor-Smith said...

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Red diesel stolen in Ramsey http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86456/red-diesel-stolen-in-ramsey news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86456/red-diesel-stolen-in-ramsey Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:48:23 GMT

Police are appealing for help after red diesel was stolen from a building site in Ramsey. It was taken between 4pm on October 5th and 12.30pm on October 8th from West Quay. Anyone who’s offered red diesel for sale is asked to report it to Ramsey Police Station.

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Investigation after man is found with serious injuries http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86455/investigation-after-man-is-found-with-serious-injuries news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86455/investigation-after-man-is-found-with-serious-injuries Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:46:48 GMT

Police say an investigation is underway after a man was found with serious injuries yesterday. He was located in the grounds of St Ninian’s School during the early hours.. Part of the school was cordoned off whilst the scene was investigated. Officers say what happened was not connected with the...

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Storm Callum causing Island disruption http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86454/storm-callum-causing-island-disruption- news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86454/storm-callum-causing-island-disruption- Fri, 12 Oct 2018 10:13:20 GMT

The Isle of Man is under a yellow weather warning thanks to Storm Callum. All of the Island is at risk of flooding – with several periods of heavy rain expected until Sunday. Heavy rain will develop again during the afternoon but will clear this evening. Gale or severe gale force winds are also...

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Public urged to get involved in Budget discussions http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86450/public-urged-to-get-involved-in-budget-discussions news@isleofman.com Local News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86450/public-urged-to-get-involved-in-budget-discussions Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:54:30 GMT

Island residents are being urged to discuss their priorities ahead of the next Budget.  Treasury is holding a number of drop sessions which will be attended by the Minister Alf Cannan and department members. They will take place between 7pm and 9pm at the following locations: • Thursday 18th...

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