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Recorded crime at lowest level since 1970

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The number of crimes recorded in the Isle of Man has fallen below 2,000 for the first time in more than 45 years. End-of-year statistics released by the Isle of Man Constabulary show the overall level of crime decreased by 14% during 2015-16, compared with the previous year. A total of 1,968 crimes were recorded […]

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Isle of Man Success at top e-Gaming Industry Awards

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

A number of Isle of Man e-Gaming companies were winners at the prestigious 2016 B2B Awards and Marketing and Innovation Awards by eGaming Review Magazine (EGR) this week (1st June). The Isle of Man winners included Playtech, Microgaming, Continent 8 Technologies, PokerStars, BetStars and KPMG Isle of Man. Alfred Cannan MHK, the Department Member with […]

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Council to offer apprenticeships

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Douglas Borough Council’s department of environment and regeneration is offering seven apprenticeships. Applications are invited for an apprentice electrician, plumber, joiner and mechanic and three gardeners. Environment and regeneration committee chairman Ritchie McNicholl said: ‘The council recognises the need for the island to develop a skilled workforce in order to support a diverse and resilient […]

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CELEBRATE THE RED ARROWS RETURN TO THE ISLAND WITH ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE’S 50TH DISPLAY SEASON STAMP COLLECTABLES

CELEBRATE THE RED ARROWS RETURN TO THE ISLAND WITH ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE’S 50TH DISPLAY SEASON STAMP COLLECTABLES

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

With the world-famous Red Arrows due to return to the Island tonight for their annual TT Festival display there’s never been a better time to get a copy of Isle of Man Post Office’s stunning 50th Display Season stamp collectables. The anniversary collection is available at iompost.com and comes complete with six stamps depicting the […]

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NEW LOCATION UNVEILED FOR DOUGLAS POST OFFICE

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office announces that when the Douglas Post Office operation moves from the current location in July, it will be to a new spacious and dedicated post office situated in the heart of Strand Street in the former ‘Carnival’ site, owned by Mannin Retail Ltd’s parent company Heron & Brearley Ltd. The […]

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Promotion follows exam success at Orchard

Promotion follows exam success at Orchard

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dan Gallienne has been promoted to senior account executive at Orchard. The move comes following his success in becoming a full member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations having completed their Advanced Certificate in PR. Mr Gallienne has worked for Orchard since 2014 supporting a wide range of clients in the telecoms, property and […]

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Citywing opens booking for TT 2017

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Island may still be echoing to the sounds of TT 2016 but Citywing already has TT 2017 in its sights with flights bookable now for next year’s festival. Citywing’s managing director David Buck said: ‘Our 2016 TT schedule, which saw extra services offered between the Isle of Man and Blackpool, Belfast, Gloucester, Glasgow and […]

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Isle of Man could benefit from research into European Brexit fears

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

With the UK’s referendum on European Union membership taking place this month, new research from Grant Thornton’s International Business Report reveals that the European business community is fearful of the impact a Brexit would have on the continent’s economy. The report says European businesses remain resilient in the face of various economic pressures, but there […]

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Final preparations underway for IFB2016

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development will be joining a number of local and international companies at the International Festival of Business (IFB) in Liverpool this month. IFB 2016 is being held over three weeks from June 13th – July 1st. The Department is hosting four events during the month across the Clean Tech, Maritime, Financial […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE CELEBRATES THE CHURCHES OF THE PARISH WALK

ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE CELEBRATES THE CHURCHES OF THE PARISH WALK

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to present a set of stamps showcasing the Islands churches on the route of the Manx Telecom Parish Walk using the photography of Manxman Peter Killey. The Parish Walk is an annual event, held on the Island in June and sees walkers of different ages and abilities passing […]

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