Category: Nature

Held at the Great Meadow estate by kind permission of Mr & Mrs Riggall, this year’s Southern Agricultural Show was once again plagued by demanding weather conditions, but organisers carried on regardless – with a few re-adjustments to the programme. …

The Southern District Agricultural Show Ploughs on Regardless of the Weather Read More »

All roads lead west on the 9th and 10th August when this year’s Royal Manx Agricultural Show opens the gates for yet another fantastic day out for all the family – whatever the weather. Firmly established as one of the …

Royal Manx Agricultural Society Nominates its First Woman President for this Year’s Show Read More »

The blossoming of early snowdrops often provides a lifeline into better days, with early birds scouring sheltered gardens and country nooks for signs of change in the final days of winter. But one of the most popular venues for sighting …

Visitors Step Out for Snowdrop Walk & Tea Read More »

Despite unwarranted worries about the weather, crowds flocked to this year’s Royal Manx Agricultural Show, which attracted lots of visitors through the gates at Knockaloe Farm in Patrick on both days, to the delight of organisers. With much on offer …

Royal Manx Agricultural Show Attracts Bumper Crowds to Knockaloe Farm Read More »

   Despite plummeting temperatures, a good number of people braved the elements to visit Dalby House to see a wonderful display of snowdrops, which bloomed in abundance along the driveway and at the rear of the house, where they were …

Snowdrop Walk in Dalby Raises Funds for Charity Read More »

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 …

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

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 …

Isle of Man from the Air – Drone documentary Read More »

A leisurely wander around the Isle of Man can often be a journey of self discovery, but some of the assorted curiosities and landmarks which flourish across the length and breadth of the Island often raise many questions. Some of …

Wonders of Mann Read More »

  There’s a special treat for ornithologists later this month, with a joint presentation organised by members of both the Manx Ornithological Society and the local charity Manx Bird Life. This inaugural conference, which celebrates the Island’s population of wild …

Celebrating Manx Birds at Inaugural Conference Read More »

The Isle of Man has been officially recognised as “one of the best places in the world” to explore nature. The island has been chosen by Unesco as one of 20 new biosphere sites for its outstanding natural landscape. Among …

Isle of Man awarded Unesco status as “one of the best places in the world” to explore nature. Read More »