Month: November 2012

Manx Workshop for the Disabled Winter newsletter

Our reputation for making trophies and mementoes has risen sharply recently! Ballakermeen School has commissioned us to make two more trophies in the style of the one we made for junior achievement four years ago. One to go to a

Isle of Man webcast.

Good morning, The world’s economic landscape has changed dramatically over the past few years. Amid continuing global uncertainty, the Isle of Man – like many other International Business Centres – needs to adapt fast to meet these new challenges. The

Update on Bob Kelly from his family

I’m sorry to say that the news about Uncle Bob is not getting any better, and we doubt if it will.  His doctors and nurses have informed us that his heart is very weak and he would never be able

A Manx volunteer through two World Wars

An epic poem created by Bridget Carter and read onto CD by the Honourable Noel Cringle OBE, based on true events and telling the story of a 14 year old boy who had lied about his age to enable him

From Adrian Cain

New publication by Manx Heritage Foundation: Paloma, one of a series of books originally written for adult learners of Irish, is now available in Manx. The book is accompanied by a CD of the story being narrated. Thanks to Pól