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DOGGIELICIOUS LAUNCHES CROWDFUNDING INITIATIVE TO FINANCE NEW PREMISES AND EXTRA STAFF

DOGGIELICIOUS LAUNCHES CROWDFUNDING INITIATIVE TO FINANCE NEW PREMISES AND EXTRA STAFF

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fast-growing dog treat business Doggielicious is launching a ‘crowdfunding’ initiative as it prepares to expand into new premises and employ extra staff. Crowdfunding is an online phenomenon which sees investors pledge their financial support for new products and projects. Doggielicious founder Alex Kennedy has created a page on leading online direct financing platform Indiegogo as […]

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ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY MAKES SIGNIFICANT INVESTMENT TO INCREASE CAPACITY FOR MOTORCYCLES AT THE TT FESTIVAL

ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY MAKES SIGNIFICANT INVESTMENT TO INCREASE CAPACITY FOR MOTORCYCLES AT THE TT FESTIVAL

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company has announced plans to expand the motorcycle capacity on its fast craft Manannan by 30%, which will provide the capacity for thousands of extra motorcycles during the 2015 TT. A new mezzanine vehicle deck will be fabricated this autumn for Manannan and installed prior to each TT, accommodating […]

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On your marks, get set, Tweet! Manx Telecom give social media tips to Team Isle of Man

On your marks, get set, Tweet! Manx Telecom give social media tips to Team Isle of Man

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

A social media expert from Manx Telecom has been giving advice to Team Isle of Man competitors selected for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. The Games – which begin on July 23 – will have an estimated global TV audience of around one billion, and social media channels such as Twitter and Facebook will be […]

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Photography business focuses on young people’s career development

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The team at Andrew Barton Photography have cause for celebration after their latest work experience student, Chantelle Gregson, was voted a category winner in Isle of Man Newspapers’ Young Photographer of the Year competition. 15-year-old Ramsey Grammar School student Chantelle, who spent two weeks working with Andrew Barton and his team, won the Abstract, Objects […]

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Charity Sky Dive raises over £1,400

Charity Sky Dive raises over £1,400

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

MBS are proud sponsors of the recent Charity Sky Dive undertaken on the 31st May at Jurby, Isle of Man by Jimmy McGuire and Leanne Kelly from the Bernard Schulte Ship Management company. Jimmy had wanted to undertake a parachute jump for many years. When the Lancaster based “Black Knights” advertised an island visit earlier […]

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LOCAL MANX ARTISTS RECOGNISED AT PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS

LOCAL MANX ARTISTS RECOGNISED AT PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Three outstanding art students of Isle Of Man College have been recognised as the winners at this year’s Norman Sayle Art Awards. Ariane Monds, Peter Beaumont and Sam Clague were each awarded prizes of £100 and certificates for their achievements. The competition run by the Archibald Knox Society and held annually at the College was […]

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Courting success: Ramsey’s regenerated area takes centre stage during National Week

Courting success: Ramsey’s regenerated area takes centre stage during National Week

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ramsey’s Courthouse gardens proved a crowd-pleasing setting during the town’s National Week celebrations. The newly regenerated gardens played host to, among other events, a food fair, Bunscoill Rhumsaa’s year 5 Manx music and dance group, a Ramsey Grammar School year 9 Zumba session, classical musicians from the Markgräfin-Wilhelmine grammar school in Bayreuth and Andreas School’s […]

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Continued ‘meteoric rise’ for Island of Culture youth ambassador Jason Evans

Continued ‘meteoric rise’ for Island of Culture youth ambassador Jason Evans

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jason Evans, principal trumpet with the Philharmonia Orchestra, has achieved further success. The Manx-born Island of Culture youth ambassador has been appointed the Royal Academy of Music’s James Watson Associate Professor of Trumpet, only weeks after completing his Bachelor’s degree at the Academy with first class honours and being awarded the Queen’s Commendation Award for […]

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Deadline approaching for consultation feedback

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

There is still time to respond to the Department of Infrastructure’s consultation on public transport and car parking. The document is available to view on the Government website at http://www.gov.im/ConsultationDetail.gov?id=443 and the deadline for contributions is Thursday 31 July. The proposals have generated a great deal of public interest, with more than 1,300 responses being […]

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NEW CORPORATE IDENTITY FOR HUGH LOGAN ARCHITECTS AS IT CELEBRATES 10 YEARS IN BUSINESS

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Castletown-based HLA will this month unveil a new corporate identity as it celebrates 10 years in business with a reception for clients and associates at the Bradda Glen. The reception on Friday, July 25th comes at a time of significant change for HLA, with Director Hugh Logan looking ahead to a bright future for the […]

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