Kirsty Pendlebury

Kirsty is 23 years old, from Port St Mary, and recently graduated from the University of Reading with a BSc in Meteorology. She is also this year’s winner of the Ella Olesen Scholarship. The scholarship offers a female Manx student the chance to attend the University of Idaho in the United States after they have graduated. Well, she has just arrived there and is keeping a blog on the IOM Today website at