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'Way of Being’ Rocks!

[rgs.png]A group of students in Year 8 and 9 from Ramsey Grammar School have planned, organised and run a treasure hunt for the whole of Key St...

Visiting teachers from Sweden "in awe"...

[moyer.png]It was a pleasure to welcome Anna and Paivi, to Willaston School. They are teachers from Sweden. They are interested i...

Five year strategy salutes and celebrates Manx language

[mls.png]An exciting new strategy to promote Manx language at home and on the international stage is to be launched on Wednesday 6th December at...

Young musicians strike festive note at Christmas concert

[myo2.png] More than 200 talented young musicians will perform at Manx Youth Orchestra’s Christmas festival concert. The event o...

UCM student secures Commonwealth Games intern role

[CGA Kiree Quayle 2017.jpg]A University College Isle of Man (UCM) student has been awarded a prestigious internship with the Isle of Man Common...

The Heat is on in Jurby!

[jurb.png]The heat was on for Year 5 and 6 pupils at Jurby Community School recently, when they were visited by Kumar Menon of Leela’s Kitchen. ...

Badminton proves a smash in Sure Sports Primary School Programme

[bb2.png]Shuttlecocks showered down at the National Sports Centre at the latest session of this year’s Sure Sports Primary School Programme. ...

Parents invited to complete survey on nursery, childcare and pre-school

[dec-minister-graham-cregeen-mhk_300x450.jpg]Parents/carers of children under five are invited to take part in a survey on nursery, childcare an...

Applications invited for 2018 Ella Olesen Scholarship

[hj.png]The opportunity to study at university in America for a year is being offered via an annual scholarship. Applications are ope...

School co-location formally advertised

[stsv.png]The Department of Education and Children (DEC) is formally consulting the public over its plan to co-locate two primary schools. ...

Programme for Government to be reviewed and refreshed by Tynwald

[pfg2.png]Tynwald will this month consider the first mid-year report on the Programme for Government 2016-21. [Download file "Programme for Gove...

The History of Rushen Abbey

[ra.png]UCM’s History & Heritage lecture series continues next Wednesday with a talk by Dr Peter Davey about the history of Rushen Abbey and, in...

‘TV corporal’ to attend youth conference

[1003005_481141345309197_133927042_n.png]The Isle of Man Youth Service’s annual conference will hear from an Army corporal who has forged a succ...

Ramsey Grammar School prize-giving

[rgs.png]At the annual Prize Giving event at Ramsey Grammar School, Headteacher Annette Baker, praised students and staff for an excellent ye...

Take part in willow lantern-making workshops and Christmas lights parade

[willow.png]Start your festive season by taking part in the now-traditional willow lantern-making workshops held by Manx Arts Development. ...

Manx Sport and Recreation introduces online booking with new-look website

[NSC-entrance.jpg]Manx Sport and Recreation (MSR) has launched a completely rebranded website, including a new facility for making online bookings a...

Ballakermeen scoops One World Poetry Slam with entry on education for girls

[bhs.png]A team from Ballakermeen High School has won the finals of this year’s One World Poetry Slam, held recently at the Ballakermeen Studio ...

NSC pools to close for a day as flood protection work continues

[nsc_pool_holder.jpg]The swimming pools at the National Sports Centre (NSC) will be closed to the public for a day on Wednesday 1st November as w...

UCM 2017 graduates honoured at awards ceremony

[ucm.png]The University College Isle of Man (UCM) recognised graduates who have completed their degrees and awards in 2017 at the annual higher ...

Multi-agency response to severe weather event

Issued Monday, 16 October 2017 at 13:58 Road closures will be in place this evening as the Isle of Man braces itself for a spell of severe wea...