Author: Kelly McCarthy

Richard Corrin. R.I.P.

Richard Corrin was a trustee of NAMA, having been appointed at the convention in Minnesota.  He served one term of 6 years from 2006 until 2012.  He was also the President of the Chicago Manx, succeeding to that position when

R.I.P Past President Norm Gill

Obituary for Norman William Gill Norman Gill, 78, passed away on March 12, 2018. (http://www.washburn-mcreavy.com/obituaries/Norman-Gill/#!/Obituary) He was preceded into death by his parents, Norman and Elaine Gill; grandparents; aunt Margaret Gill and uncle Jack Gill. He is survived by his

Species that you might be surprised to find on the Isle of Man

The Isle of Man has a rich abundance of wildlife, and as the Island’s only ‘all animal’ rescue centre the ManxSPCA deals with some unusual species that have gone native, including peafowl and wallabies. Both of these species were introduced

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Introducing The Manx Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ManxSPCA)

The ManxSPCA is the Isle of Man’s only all animal rescue centre. It does not receive government funding even though, at more than 120 years old, it is viewed by many as a Manx National Treasure. The Society works hard

Click on this link to register for the 2018 Convention in Victoria, BC

NAMA Convention Registration Form 11-30-17  (Word File) THIS BLUE LINK WILL OPEN THE REGISTRATION FORM – JUST PRINT IT OFF AND COMPLETE ONE PER DELEGATE. MAKE YOUR  CHECKS FOR REGISTRATION OUT  to “North American Manx Association.”  Or click here for PDF. NAMA Convention Registration Form

Isle of Man from the Air – Drone documentary

A teaser from Duke Video. COMING 2018 – THE ISLE OF MAN FROM THE AIR One of our most popular films for many years, and highly acclaimed, the original IOM From The Air set a new standard for quality and

Come and see Barrule on the East Coast!

The Washington D.C. Manx society is planning an outing to Maryland on October 21st to see this talented and exciting trio. As well as attending this concert, they’re also going to go out and row a Viking Longship with the

2018 Convention! Have you booked yet? Come on, it’ll be great, eh!

The 2018 North American Manx Association Convention will be held at the Hotel Grand Pacific in beautiful Victoria, BC, Canada. June 21st- 24th, 2017. More details coming soon! It’s going to be AMAZING!

Culture Vannin: Kathleen Faragher’s ‘Owl Neddy’ read by Dollin Kelly

One of the Isle of Man’s greatest poets died 42 years ago today: Kathleen Faragher, you are sorely missed. We thought that a good way to remember her would be with a smile. So we’ve just released this reading of

Toy Story 1917

  New exhibition to discover Toy Stories from the Isle of Man Have you got a Treasured Toy Story with an Isle of Man connection that you’d like to share? Manx National Heritage is currently planning a fascinating exhibition to

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