Month: April 2011

Yesterday was an important day on the Isle of Man. The new Lt Governor was sworn into office in a ceremony held inside the old castle at Castletown. The IOM is a Crown Dependency, with the Queen as Head of

Festival Season Gets Underway

Celtic youth festival ‘Shennaghys Jiu’ will kick off the local festival season with a number of events based in the northern town of Ramsey. Running from 8th – 11th April using selected venues throughout the town an acoustic concert will also be

Bonnag competition attracts 70

Published on Wednesday 6 April 2011 06:45 THE traditional World Bonnag Making Championships have been held. More than 70 people attended the annual Spring concert and bonnag making competition held at St James Church in Dalby. The evening started with the

Manx Fudge now available online

Sometimes pictures do speak a thousand words. And all of them “eat me”…

Phurt Le Moirrey

Port St. Mary has a new Community Page on Facebook. It has hundreds of photos from the Commissioner’s collection which someone has painstakingly uploaded. What a fantastic resource. I hope all the PSM FB friends will sit down with a