Month: March 2011

St. Patrick's our Patron Saint too

Proof that you don’t have to wear green to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day. Mim Blower, 2010 recipient of the NAMA Youth Award sports the red and gold of the Manx flag to show the Irish the other side of their

World Manx Association Centenary

Clicking on the image should open it in a larger format. Dear AllAs you are all aware the World Manx Association is celebrating its centenary this year and we look forward to meeting those who are making the journey to the Island

Port Erin: Wildflower Hotspot of the Isle of Man

The Isle of Man Flora Group has been working for two years to survey the Island’s wildflowers, with forty volunteers working for hundreds of hours to scour hundreds of square kilometres of the Island. While the survey will last another

Manx class today

Kiarkyl ny Gaelgey meets today. Here’s our Facebook link. Here’s an example of our international exchanges on FB: Kiarkyl ny Gaelgey C’red by vie lhiat? Brian Ó Dálaigh By vie lhiam pannag. Jea Jemayrt Innyd, agh cha ren mee pannagyn er-yn-oyr

Reih Bleeaney Vanannan Award 2011

Each year the Manx Heritage Foundation awards a prestigious cultural award, known as the Reih Bleeaney Vanannan, to a worthy recipient, which this year has been awarded to Dr Fenella Bazin of Ballaugh. Presented by Quintin Gill MHK and Vice

ISLE OF MAN TO BE SHOWCASED AT TWO MAJOR TRAVEL EXHIBITIONS

Isle of Man Tourism is set to exhibit at two major travel industry exhibitions next week to showcase the best of the Isle of Man.  Best of Britain and Ireland trade exhibition takes place on Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th March and

Planning a trip?

Just got this from Aer Lingus. Link That’s a nice deal — it’s very easy to fly from Dublin to Ronaldsway or Aer Arann.

JOEY DUNLOP HOLIDAY HOME OPEN ALL YEAR ROUND FOR BUSINESS

The Joey Dunlop Foundation Home was officially opened on the 6th June 2010 by Linda Dunlop and multiple TT winner John McGuinness and is open all year round to visitors.  The aim is to provide all year round accessible self-catering

Time to learn some music!

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