Month: June 2015

Manx National Heritage takes delivery of New Polaris Ranger vehicle

Manx National Heritage takes delivery of New Polaris Ranger vehicle for Calf of Man courtesy of Friends of Manx National Heritage Manx National Heritage, the organisation responsible for protecting and promoting the Isle of Man’s heritage and culture as well

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Galician Piper Receives Standing Ovation at the Centenary Centre in Peel

With the Anxo Lorenzo Trio waiting in the wings, first out on stage was local singer/songwriter Matt Creer, who gently cajoled the packed auditorium at the Centenary Centre with a selection of self-composed songs which reflected upon a number of

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French Journalists Sample Manx Culture Ahead of Festival Interceltique de Lorient

As things hot up for the annual Festival Interceltique de Lorient in August, the Isle of Man welcomed a group of French journalists as a precursor to the main event, when the Island will become this year’s honoured nation in

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NAUTICAL MUSEUM IN CASTLETOWN REFRESHED WITH NEW DISPLAY

NAUTICAL MUSEUM IN CASTLETOWN REFRESHED WITH NEW DISPLAY Museum to reopen on Saturday 4th July Manx National Heritage, the organisation responsible for protecting and promoting the Isle of Man’s heritage and culture, is refurbishing parts of the Nautical Museum in Castletown.  

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Getting to the Heart of it – Lovespoon Carving Workshops!

Looking for a new challenge this summer? Then why not try your hand at making a decoratively carved Celtic lovespoon from expert craftswoman Sharon Littley, who will be leading two workshops during this year’s Yn Chruinnaght Inter-Celtic Festival in July.

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Culture Vannin's Manx Language Development Officer Joins Guernsey Language Commission

In light of the continued growth of interest in Manx Gaelic and the international recognition it has engendered for the Island, Culture Vannin’s Manx Language Development Officer, Adrian Cain, has been invited to join the Guernsey Language Commission. Often referred

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MANX NATIONAL HERITAGE PRODUCES NEW GUIDEBOOK SERIES FOR ICONIC MANX SITES

Manx National Heritage, the organisation responsible for the protection and marketing of the Isle of Man’s heritage and culture, is launching a series of guidebooks to accompany visits to its historic sites on the Island. The six books in the

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Message from World Manx Association

Tynwald Week July 4h  Saturday Homecomers Dinner – Wentworth Suite, Mount Murray Golf Club 7pm Cleveland Medal winner ** Please contact the Secretary to book** July 5th  Sunday at 6.30 Homecomers Evening, Crosby Methodist Chapel, Crosby John Kennaugh will once again lead

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Isle of Man Stamps & Coins – Battle of Waterloo Extra

With the bicentennial celebrations for the Battle of Waterloo well underway, representatives from Isle of Man Stamps and Coins will be at the forefront of the trade stands accompanying the spectacular battle re-enactments in Belgium. This unique event, now well

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Seven Manx National Heritage sites receive TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence

TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, has awarded ‘TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence’ to seven Manx National Heritage sites for 2015. Certificate of Excellence recipients represent the top 10 percent of businesses listed on the site. The seven Manx National Heritage sites

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