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New Beginnings, Official Opening of Robinson’s Floristry Centre

New Beginnings, Official Opening of Robinson’s Floristry Centre

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Signature by Robinson’s and Post-a-Rose launched their new Floristry Centre on Thursday 10th April, with drinks and flower themed canapés for invited guests who enjoyed the new surroundings decorated for the occasion by renowned floristry tutors Muriel Simpson and Craig Bullock. The five Isle of Man Local Flowers Clubs decorated the lawn outside the Floristry […]

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New TV deals for Isle of Man TT Races set to deliver increased revenue and profile

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development has announced that new TV deals have been confirmed by North One TV with major international broadcasters which are set to deliver increased revenue and profile for the TT Races and the Isle of Man. In the UK, ITV has agreed a new five-year deal to screen fifteen one-hour TT […]

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Third business award for SmartHR  Isle of Man – HR Consultancy of the Year 2014

Third business award for SmartHR Isle of Man – HR Consultancy of the Year 2014

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

SmartHR is continuing its business award success of last year by celebrating being awarded ‘Isle of Man – HR Consultancy of the Year 2014’ via ACQ Global Awards 2014. Gail Yeowell, Owner & Managing Director of Smart HR Solutions Limited (‘SmartHR’) said “It’s extremely rewarding and pleasing that SmartHR has once again been formally recognised […]

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The golden rules of putting your money into precious metal

The golden rules of putting your money into precious metal

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

There are several ways to own gold as a form of wealth protection with each one having advantages and disadvantages. Ed Pearce, Managing Director of Douglas-based gold bullion depository and trading company IMGold, summarises the pros and cons of some of the most popular options. Many financial experts are now suggesting that gold should form […]

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Let house sales do the talking…the property market picks up

Let house sales do the talking…the property market picks up

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

A rapidly growing island population, better bank lending and demand from investors choosing new-build houses when looking to stay ahead of inflation are just some of the factors that are seeing the best first quarter for the Isle of Man’s property market since 2008. This insight into why the market is suddenly so buoyant comes […]

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SMP accountant named ‘Top Student’ in the Isle of Man following ACCA examination success

SMP accountant named ‘Top Student’ in the Isle of Man following ACCA examination success

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

A member of the SMP Accounting and Tax Department has been named Top Student in the Isle of Man after successfully completing her ACCA exams at the first attempt. Lauren Cooper not only achieved the highest marks of anyone in the Isle of Man sitting the final exams, but also scored the 33rd highest marks […]

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Celton Manx ‘ready to relay’ again

Celton Manx ‘ready to relay’ again

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Celton Manx is to be lead sponsor of Relay For Life Isle of Man for the fourth successive year. Part of a global movement fundraising for cancer research the relay will take place on Saturday August 23rd at the National Sports Centre and represents, says event chairman Nicola Walkingshaw, ‘a culmination and celebration of community […]

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Encore! Prospect sponsors Island of Culture’s live screening programme

Encore! Prospect sponsors Island of Culture’s live screening programme

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The trade union Prospect is to sponsor Island of Culture’s live screening programme throughout 2014. The sponsorship agreement launched officially with the acclaimed National Theatre production of War Horse, based on the book by Michael Morpurgo, screened before an invited audience at Ballakermeen High School’s Studio Theatre. Prospect’s negotiations officer Angela Moffat said: ‘There is […]

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International Women’s Day marked by Barclays Wealth and Investment Management

International Women’s Day marked by Barclays Wealth and Investment Management

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Barclays Wealth and Investment Management recently hosted a celebratory breakfast to mark International Women’s Day. More than 80 invited guests were given an insight into the world of female business and entrepreneurship by guest speakers Marco Leonetti, owner of Utopia & Purite Salons, Faye Moffett, partner in legal firm Appleby (Isle of Man) LLC, and […]

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Independent Monitoring Board seeks new members

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

An organisation that plays an important role in the smooth running of the Isle of Man’s prison service is seeking to recruit new members. The Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) ensures prisoners’ rights are being upheld in accordance with the custody rules in terms of their treatment, accommodation and standard of care. Members of the IMB […]

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