Month: January 2015

Hartes Ease Drive the Cold Winter Away

As the New Year celebrations came to a close, members of the early music group Hartes Ease came together in concert at St John’s Methodist Church Hall for a successful concert, featuring music and song from the Renaissance period. Playing

Laxey regeneration funding comes through

In 2013 Tynwald approved funding of £700,000 to refurbish the electric railway, a popular tourist attraction which connects Douglas, Laxey and Ramsey. A six-month project to “strengthen the heart” of a village on the Isle of Man’s east coast is

Sell Out Gig for Mec Lir at Noa Bake House

One of the newest Manx bands on the Isle of Man’s traditional music scene, Mec Lir (named after a pre-Christian Celtic God) has rapidly developed a loyal following since the launch of their debut recording Not an EPlate last year.