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Celton Manx sponsors Heart of Gold award

| November 21, 2014

A remarkable seven-year-old girl has won the Heroes in the Community 2014 Heart of Gold award sponsored by Celton Manx. Cici Reed, from Peel, has raised more than £2,500 for ‘Big H’, the former TT rider Paul Hunt seriously injured while serving as a marshall in the 2014 TT. The St John’s Primary School pupil […]

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MICROGAMING PLAYS CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FORWARD

| November 21, 2014

ISLE OF MAN – Microgaming has created a brand-new identity for its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. Microgaming PlayItForward is the official name for Microgaming’s extensive CSR programme. It encompasses all aspects of the award-winning technology company’s activities in health, sport, education, charity and community. This includes initiatives such as its ambassador programme, backing of […]

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C5 Alliance Appoint Data Visualisation Specialist

| November 20, 2014

The C5 Alliance Group welcomes Matt Michel as a consultant to its expanding Business Intelligence team, where they will be able to leverage his expert-level skills in data and research analysis. After graduating from Oxford University with a Master’s degree in Engineering Science, Matt returned to Jersey to pursue a role in the local financial […]

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Liberation Group goes soft on drink drive campaign

| November 20, 2014

With the festive party season just around the corner, Liberation Group is once again helping to drive the States of Jersey Police’s Christmas message with the launch of its 2014 Soft Drink Drive Campaign. The annual road safety awareness campaign offers free soft drinks to designated drivers throughout the month of December in an effort […]

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International Development Committee pledges support for Ebola Crisis Appeal

| November 20, 2014

The Isle of Man International Development Committee has pledged £100,000 in support of the UK Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeal to address the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, which has caused misery to thousands of families in the region.  The countries which are worst affected by this outbreak are Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. Over […]

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Liberation Group goes soft on drink drive campaign

| November 20, 2014

With the festive party season just around the corner, Liberation Group is once again working to support the anti-drink drive Christmas message with the launch of its 2014 Soft Drink Drive Campaign. The annual road safety awareness campaign offers free soft drinks to designated drivers from 22nd November until 4th January 2015 in an effort […]

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Local brass band to represent Jersey on the national stage thanks to support from Hawksford

| November 18, 2014

Local music group, the Jersey Premier Brass Band, will represent Jersey on the national stage, thanks to the support of trust company, Hawksford. The brass band is hosting ‘A Brass Spectacular’ concert on Saturday 22nd November, which is sponsored by Hawksford, with the aim of raising funds for a trip to London next year to […]

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Dermatology specialist to attend Donna Annand Melanoma Charity Mole Clinic

| November 18, 2014

Islanders attending this month’s Donna Annand Melanoma Charity (DAMC) Mole Clinic will have access to an experienced specialty doctor in dermatology from Southampton University Hospital Trust.   Dr Stephen Hayes, a committee member and teacher with the Primary Care Dermatology Society, will attend the Mole Clinic, which takes place on 23rd November at The Radisson […]

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25p school bus fare to be introduced

| November 17, 2014

A 25p per journey fare will be implemented early in 2015 for children travelling to school by bus. The Department of Infrastructure is reintroducing school bus fares as part of the package of measures aimed at meeting its challenging budget target for the current financial year. The charge, which is half the 50p fare originally […]

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Awards to recognise the Island’s unsung community ‘superheroes’

| November 17, 2014

The Island’s everyday ‘superheroes’ will be honoured for their selfless achievements this Saturday at the Manx Radio Heroes in the Community Awards 2014. The superhero-themed event will acknowledge individuals who do extraordinary things for the local community and go above and beyond their duty. All funds raised from the evening will go towards local charity […]

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