Month: July 2009

Isle of Man author's crime comedy out in paperback

Chris Ewan has a book: The Good Thief’s Guide to Paris coming out in paperback next Thursday (August 6). It is the second book in Chris’s Good Thief series and is published by Simon and Schuster, priced £6.99.Publisher’s Weekly said

Isle of Man author’s crime comedy out in paperback

Chris Ewan has a book: The Good Thief’s Guide to Paris coming out in paperback next Thursday (August 6). It is the second book in Chris’s Good Thief series and is published by Simon and Schuster, priced £6.99.Publisher’s Weekly said

Lezayre man- Trafalgar bound

MIKE Bathgate, of Lezayre, is one of the 2,400 people selected to make an exhibition of himself on the fourth plinth in Trafalgar Square. He is one of the participants for celebrated artist Antony Gormley’s One & Other project where

Go Cav!

Mark Cavendish was delighted to win the final stage of the Tour de France in Paris but is targeting the green jersey next year. The Isle of Man-born star collected his sixth stage win on the final day and his

Kayaking

Regular readers know how much I love this blog This is a great photo of the jellyfish– or jellies, as I understand they are now called given their non-fish status — that are beginning to dominate our waters.

Cav wins stage 19 and rides into record books

MARK Cavendish became the most successful British rider in Tour de France history after taking his fifth stage in this year’s race, his ninth career win in the Tour. Cavendish had already equalled Barry Hoban’s record of eight wins which

Leyland Era Draws to a Close

The last of a long line of buses from the famous British manufacturer Leyland Motors will soon leave use on regular service journeys with the Island’s ‘Bus Vannin’ fleet, with the exception of a limited number of school services. This

Police steal keys — and that's OK with Manx people

POLICE in the north of the Isle of Man have warned motorists that they will take keys out of cars if they find them left inside. It’s part of ‘operation keysnatch’. From next Monday, officers will leave calling cards in

Police steal keys — and that’s OK with Manx people

POLICE in the north of the Isle of Man have warned motorists that they will take keys out of cars if they find them left inside. It’s part of ‘operation keysnatch’. From next Monday, officers will leave calling cards in

Isle of Man Domains

LUXEMBOURG – EuroDNS is glad to announce the opening of the .IM extension, now available for purchase for only 2 Euros ($2.84) at www.eurodns.com. .IM is the Country Code Top-Level Domain extension for The Isle of Man, a self-governing crown

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