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Dial M for medals! Manx Telecom sponsor Island Games team

Dial M for medals! Manx Telecom sponsor Island Games team

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Manx Telecom has announced that it is backing Team Isle of Man at this summer’s Island Games. The national squad will be the biggest ever to represent the Island at the Games when they compete in Jersey. A total of 218 competitors and 47 officials will fly the Manx flag in 14 sports at the […]

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New ‘green’ cleaning business supports local economy and environment

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

All businesses on the Island are being encouraged to support the local economy, and to care for the environment. Addressing these two important issues is at the heart of a brand new cleaning and maintenance business which has just been launched. Smart Clean has specialist cleaners to cover the needs of all types of clients […]

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Isle of Man Squash to compete in European Team Championships

Isle of Man Squash to compete in European Team Championships

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man men’s squash team will travel to Slovenia this week to compete in the European Team Championships. The event takes place in Ljubljana from April 22 to 25 and the Island’s first matches will be against Lithuania and Slovenia. The six-man team for 2015 includes Robin Crease, Ashley Sandyford-Skyes, Dewald Joubert , […]

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Cambodian footballers compete in national tournament sponsored by Cains

Cambodian footballers compete in national tournament sponsored by Cains

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

A team of under-13 footballers from a deprived community in Cambodia has been able to compete in a national tournament for disadvantaged children thanks to ongoing sponsorship from Isle of Man-based Cains. The pupils from the charity-funded Aziza School, which serves one of the most deprived communities in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh, took […]

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Bobby Moore Fund charity golf day: Fifth year of Celton Manx sponsorship

Bobby Moore Fund charity golf day: Fifth year of Celton Manx sponsorship

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Celton Manx is to sponsor the Bobby Moore Fund for Cancer Research UK charity golf day for the fifth consecutive year. The event is to be held on Thursday June 18th at the Mount Murray golf club and will not only offer a great day’s golf but also golf tricks and comedy from ‘The Striker’ […]

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Heritage Homes continues commitment to the Island’s young female golfers with £5000 fund

Heritage Homes continues commitment to the Island’s young female golfers with £5000 fund

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Heritage Homes, part of the Dandara Group, has continued its support for the Island’s girl golfers by donating a further £5,000 to help talented young female players develop their game. Now in its second year, the Heritage Homes Golf Fund for Junior Girls assists with travel, accommodation and meal costs for qualifying Isle of Man juniors who […]

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New £4 million neonatal unit opens

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The new £4 million Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Noble’s Hospital has opened its doors today.  It is the first major extension to Noble’s Hospital since it opened in 2003. The facility is located on the first floor of the east wing of the hospital, next to the Jane Crookall Maternity Ward.  Enabling works commenced […]

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Rebecca House benefits from sales of Robin Gibb limited edition collection

Rebecca House benefits from sales of Robin Gibb limited edition collection

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office released a limited edition Robin Gibb collection on September 29, 2014. Entitled 50 St Catherine’s Drive, named by Robin to commemorate his first home on the Island, the collection features his final album with many of Robin’s last compositions and recordings as a solo artist. The collection also reflects on […]

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College students given practical construction insight thanks to Hartford Homes

College students given practical construction insight thanks to Hartford Homes

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Local house builder Hartford Homes has opened up the doors of its latest super-luxury property in Douglas to a group of local construction students, giving them a practical insight in to the modern building process. The Isle of Man College students and their lecturer visited Belvedere House, a six-bedroom, 16,000 sq ft super-home currently being […]

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Council confirms Manx Radio as media partner

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Manx Radio is to be the media partner for four of the capital’s largest community events this year, Douglas Borough Council has confirmed. The broadcaster has entered into a partnership with the Council to provide media services for Douglas Carnival on Saturday July 18th, Noble’s Park Fun Day on Saturday August 1st, the fireworks display […]

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