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All to play for in final round of MBL sponsored Senior Open

| August 26, 2014

The third and final round of the prestigious KHG Funds Senior Open golf tournament – which has MBL Financial as principal sponsor – is coming up on September 4 at Ramsey Golf Club. The Island’s premier Seniors event comprises three rounds – the first was held at Douglas Golf Course in July, and the second […]

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Manx produced music thriller released in the USA and UK to critical acclaim

| August 26, 2014

The Paddy Lincoln Gang – a ‘dark and edgy’ critically acclaimed film about a rock band in Los Angeles is released this week in the USA, Canada, UK and Ireland. The Paddy Lincoln Gang has been written and produced by Isle of Man-based Alistair Audsley, best known locally as a creative director and marketing consultant, […]

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Limited edition Mugen postcard and gift pack to celebrate John McGuinness’ 21st victory at SES TT Zero

| August 26, 2014

Isle of Man Post Office has unveiled a limited edition gift pack and postcard celebrating John McGuinness’ stunning new lap record win at this year’s TT Zero race on the Japanese Mugen Shinden, where he claimed his 21st TT victory. Despite his wrist injury the Morecambe Missile completed the one lap at an impressive 117.366 […]

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KING WILLIAM’S COLLEGE ACHIEVES 38% A*/A at GCSE

| August 26, 2014

Students at King William’s College have again achieved a very strong set of results. The highlights were as follows   38% of all exams awarded A* or A grades.  87% of all exams awarded A* – C grades.   8 students achieved straight A*/As or were within one grade of doing so.   Anna Hall gained 11 A*s. […]

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STUNNING COLLECTION OF JOEY DUNLOP BIKES ASSEMBLED TO PAY TRIBUTE TO ‘YER MAUN’ AT THIS YEAR’S CLASSIC TT RACES

| August 26, 2014

The greatest ever collection of some of the definitive race bikes of Joey Dunlop’s career will open today on the Isle of Man as part of the Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts. The Isle of Man Government’s Department of Economic Development Motorsport Team has assembled the free paddock display of 26 bikes as part […]

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Guernsey Mind fun run raises awareness for mental health

| August 26, 2014

Guernsey runners will be hitting the road this Monday bank holiday for Guernsey Mind’s first 10km fund-raising run. Sponsored by local actuarial firm, BWCI, and the Guernsey Athletics Club the fun run is the start of a public awareness campaign on mental health. Guernsey Mind chairman, John Curran, said the partnership between charity, business and […]

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After sun set at the North Show please remember your pets at 10pm with the firework display

| August 21, 2014

Tonight with the fireworks at the North Show in Saumarez Park please don’t forget about your pets. The firework display starts at 10pm and to see a programme of events from their website please click here. We are at the North Show once again today next to the fur and feather tent, so please pop by […]

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GIG IN THE GARDEN – LAST GAC EVENT OF THE SUMMER!

| August 21, 2014

Join us on Thursday 28th August, 5:30-7:30pm for a free evening of dance, music and creativity at Candie Gardens. The evening is a partnership between B Creative and the Guernsey Arts Commission. It will begin with music performed by The Rectory Hill Skillet Lickers at 5:45pm, a chance to get arty and creative in a […]

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IS JERSEY SUFFERING AN ‘INFOBESITY’ EPIDEMIC?

| August 21, 2014

An upcoming Jersey seminar will look at how information overload is impacting the health of our working population and urge businesses to rethink how they use technology ‘Infobesity’ – the over-consumption of information – is raising the stress levels of almost half of our office workers according to new research by independent research agency, YouGov. […]

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Equiom Staff Skydive for Breast Cancer

| August 21, 2014

A team of three Equiom staff have raised an impressive £1,000 for the Manx Breast Cancer Support Group by parachuting from 12,000 feet. Sophie Campbell, Will Challoner and Adam Fretwell took their first tandem jumps from a Black Hawk plane on 30th May to raise funds for the charity, whose patron is Equiom Group’s Managing […]

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