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Hartford plants for the future at Arbory School

Hartford plants for the future at Arbory School

| November 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Arbory School pupils braved the blustery weather to help Hartford Homes staff plant trees in the school’s grounds last week (Nov 16). Hartford builders from the nearby Cronk Cullyn development in Colby were joined by year two pupils to plant saplings in the car park and playing fields. Arbory Primary School’s Headteacher Jonathan Ayres said […]

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Celton Manx invites applications for Recognition 2016

| November 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Applications are invited for Recognition 2016, the sponsorship programme from Celton Manx. Aimed at local charities and not-for-profit organsations with limited resources for promoting and developing their services, the scheme was launched in January 2015 when it attracted more than 150 applications. Celton Manx executive director Bill Mummery said: ‘Our 2015 programme saw 27 awards […]

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Old Mutual International sponsors children’s art workshops

| November 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thriving cross-border investment business Old Mutual International has announced it is supporting The Isle Gallery at Tynwald Mills for the next twelve months, allowing the community facility to continue its popular children’s art workshops. Run by artists from local not for profit organisation Art Reach Studios, the gallery hosts art sessions for children aged five […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE SUPPORTS 2015 POPPY APPEAL

ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE SUPPORTS 2015 POPPY APPEAL

| November 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is supporting the 2015 Poppy Campaign. During the Appeal period which runs until November 11 each of the Post Offices vehicles will adorn a poppy and its staff have been encouraged to wear one with their Post Office uniform and attire. The Poppy Appeal helps thousands of veterans, service men, […]

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Bedco Join Forces With Henry Bloom Noble Primary School for Competition

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The team at Bedco are offering an exciting opportunity to primary school, Henry Bloom Noble Primary to create a Christmas window display for their store. Students at the local primary school will be creating a winter themed image to display in Bedco’s front window over the coming few weeks. The prize for the winning entry […]

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VillaGaiety to launch Essential Companion Scheme

| October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new ‘Essential Companion Scheme’ is being launched next year for people with a disability visiting the Villa Marina and Gaiety Theatre. Visitors who require somebody to be present in order to assist them with accessing the theatres and their services can join the Essential Companion Scheme now, with the scheme planned to go live […]

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GROUND-BREAKING APP HELPS SPOT WILDLIFE IN TROUBLE

| October 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The EcoVannin Partnership has partnered with software developers Fuzzelogic Solutions in developing a new smartphone application aimed at helping environmental groups collect crowdsourced data on biodiversity, distribute campaigns and run competitions. The app, EcoSourcer, is available for Android handsets now, with the Apple version due for release shortly.  The first campaign, launching today, has been designed […]

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Minister encourages people to respond to ferry consultation

| October 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

There is still time to have your say about the future of the Isle of Man’s strategic sea services. The deadline for responses to the Department of Infrastructure’s public consultation is 5pm on Monday 09 November. People can submit their views via an online survey or in writing to Mrs Ann Reynolds, Director of Ports, […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE RAISES FUNDS FOR CLATTERBRIDGE CANCER CHARITY ALDESCO STYLE

| October 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office Sponsorship Committee recently organised and held a fundraising Post Office picnic day to raise monies for the all-important ‘Clatterbridge Cancer Charity’. The Post Office raised a grand total of £331.51 which will help support the charity in offering the most up to date treatment, support its vital research and provide […]

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OLD MUTUAL INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES WOMEN’S FOOTBALL TEAM SPONSORSHIP

OLD MUTUAL INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES WOMEN’S FOOTBALL TEAM SPONSORSHIP

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Old Mutual International, a successful and thriving cross-border investment business, is pleased to announce the main sponsorship of the Douglas Athletic Women’s Football Team in an initiative that will help launch and establish the Team in its first season. “The sponsorship means a lot to both myself and Douglas Athletic,” said the team’s manager Craig […]

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