Author: Kelly McCarthy

Manx Company investing in Atlantic City e-gaming company

Atlantic City’s new Call Of Duty is this: To become the East Coast center of competitive video game tournaments, also known as esports. The activity is rapidly growing in popularity across the country and around the world, and the New

On Wednesday 19 September 2018, Manx National Heritage will host a public lecture at the Manx Museum by Deborah Beck, author of, Rayner Hoff – The Life of a Sculptor. Born on the Isle of Man, Rayner Hoff was the

The Tides of Manaunaun played by Elif Onal

From Brent Warner of the Greater Washington D.C. Area Manx Society comes this gem. Hi, There’s a piano piece by the American composer Henry Cowell, “The Tides of Manaunaun”, using the Irish spelling of Mananan’s name, but it’s the same

Rare Isle of Man P50 microcar sells for £49k at auction

A rare microcar manufactured in the Isle of Man in the 1960s has been sold for £49,500 at a UK auction. The P50 three-wheeler, made in 1963 by Peel Engineering, went under the hammer at Brightwells in Leominster, Herefordshire. Only

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Judging: YOUTH AWARDS 2018

Message from Anne Minay, Douglas, Isle of Man Once again I was very pleased to be asked to be one of the judges of the NAMA Youth Awards for 2018.  The other judges were Professor Ron Barr, Frances Hampton and

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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

Richard Corrin: Memorial Service

Richard’s Memorial Service will coincide with what would have been his 75th birthday. We will meet at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church at 11.30am. The church is located at 1775 Grove St, Glenview, IL 60025.  This obituary was published

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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