Author Archive: James Qualtrough

James Qualtrough (Jamesq) is the Founder and Editor of Isle News and is based on the Isle of Man. Isle News is a news site for the UK offshore jurisdictions of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey.

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Positivity in a post-Brexit world – Boston roundtable discusses threats and opportunities for the Isle of Man

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Could Brexit be a cloud with a silver lining? Despite the ongoing uncertainty about what the EU Leave vote really means for both the UK and the Isle of Man, a recent roundtable discussion between senior business executives, hosted by multi-family office Boston, suggested it could result in positive outcomes if people work together to […]

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Sefton Group plc appoints new Group Marketing Manager

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man’s oldest and most prominent leisure and hospitality group has appointed a new Group Marketing Manager. Merita Taylor has joined Sefton Group plc, where she is responsible for management of the strategic and operational marketing activity for all of the brands within the company’s portfolio including the Best Western Palace Hotel & […]

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Manx Telecom appoints new Head of Customer Experience

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Manx Telecom has appointed a new Head of Customer Experience who will take the lead on initiatives to further enhance the company’s high standards of service and support. Dan Cuthbert has a wealth of proven experience from customer service and sales environments in the UK and overseas. During a career spanning across telecoms, insurance, utilities, […]

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Luxury UK tea brand opens manufacturing facility in the Isle of Man

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Teas has opened a new manufacturing facility in Balthane Industrial Estate, Ballasalla. Laurence Skelly, Minister for the Department of Economic Development officially opened the facility on 8th September 2016. He commented: ‘It is fantastic to welcome Isle of Man Teas to the Island and I was delighted to be invited to speak […]

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Isle of Man Broadcast Media and Teleport Launch

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development will be one of the sponsors, alongside principal sponsor SES Satellite Leasing (SES SL) and other local businesses, of a broadcast media event to promote investment and interest in the Isle of Man. On 14th September at the Isle of Man Motor Museum in Jurby, the Department of Economic Development […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE PREPARES FOR NEXT WEEK’S AUTUMN STAMPEX 2016

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Representatives for the Isle of Man Post Office’s stamps and coins team are getting ready to attend and exhibit at this year’s autumn Stampex, the UK’s largest philatelic show, held from 14 – 17 September in London at the Business Design Centre. Stampex is a well-established twice yearly stamp show organised by the Philatelic Traders […]

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HENRY BLOOM NOBLE HEALTHCARE TRUST APPOINTS NEW CHAIRMAN AND TRUSTEES

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Henry Bloom Noble Healthcare Trust has appointed Terry Groves as its chairman and announced two new trustees have joined the board. Former Tynwald member Mr Groves, who succeeds long-serving chairman Larry Keenan, became familiar with the Trust’s work while serving as departmental member responsible for health during his political career. In 2006 he accepted […]

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Gough Law appoints Victoria Murphy as Advocate in Commercial Litigation

| September 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man litigation specialist Gough Law has announced the appointment of Victoria Murphy as Advocate to the practice. Victoria, a fluent French speaker, has experience of both English and French legal systems and will work in the commercial department. Raised in Standish, near Wigan in Lancashire, Victoria read English and French Law at the […]

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Barclays appoints community banking leadership team

| September 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Janet Naish and Louby Young have been appointed as branch manager and assistant branch manager of the community banking team at Barclays in the Isle of Man. Barclays has created the team of community bankers to ensure customers receive the best service possible and enjoy their banking experience more. Community bankers will spend more time […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE ONLY GB POSTAL ADMINISTRATION TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR TEAM GB RIO 2016 ATHLETES

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Monday evening Team GB’s Manx Olympian Mark Cavendish achieved a Silver medal in a hard fought race at the end of the Men’s Omnium event in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Isle of Man Post Office recently released a vibrant Team GB Rio 2016 stamp collection in recognition of Team GB’s participation in the […]

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