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  1. Michael Dunlop and Alastair Seeley launch 2015 Adelaide Motorcycle FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Fermanagh Today

    Could this be Michael Dunlop's new bike for 2015? The Ballymoney rider helped launch the 2015 Adelaide Blackhorse Motorcycle Festival in Belfast on Thursday Isle of Man TT star Michael Dunlop was in town on Thursday for the launch of the 2015 Adelaide Blackhorse Motorcycle Festival, but the 11-time Mountain Course winner was giving nothing away over his plans for next season. Dunlop has been linked to a string of manufacturers, but the only bike he had his leg over at the event in Titanic Belfast was a Yamaha scooter.

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  2. Man, 22, dies in road accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iom Online

    ... about editorial content which relates to inaccuracy or intrusion, then contact the Editor by clicking here . Isle of Man Today provides news, events and sport features from the Isle of Man area. For the best up to date information relating to Isle ...

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  3. Horse trams back on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manxnet Online

    ... and it is important to assess all the options before progressing. This represents an investment in the Isle of Man's infrastructure for the next 50 years and we must get it right. 'We are looking at design proposals to take account of issues such as ...

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  4. MiniFTOPS returns with over $1 million up for grabsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | RGT Online

    ONCHAN, Isle of Man -- -- MiniFTOPS is back at Full Tilt from January 4-18, boasting a total guaranteed prize pool of $1.25 million across a fortnight of tournament action. Daily satellites are now running, with buy-ins from just $0.05 or 25 Full Tilt Points.

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  5. Manx firm's role in fight against ebolaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Iom Online

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Dr David Salter of Manx company Salclear, whose anti-fog treatment which is manufactured in the Isle of Man is being used in West Africa in the fight against ebola A small but vital component in the global fight against ebola has come from an unlikely source in the Isle of Man.

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  6. A night to remember to say goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ledbury Reporter

    ... performances over the summer; both played at Nozstock and RRT played at Liverpool's Sound City and over on the Isle of Man as part of the TT. Both have also enjoyed airplay on regional and national radio (BBC H&W, BBC Wales and BBC Radio 1) under ...

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  7. Concern over school bus card website security dismissed as 'isolated incident'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Iom Online

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Isle of Man Transport has moved to reassure people that there are no problems with its travel card website after one customer viewed another's personal details.

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  8. TT fans would like to see stone memorial repairedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Iom Online

    ... Czech rider Petr Hlavatka from Holodin who crashed nearby during TT practices in 1991. According to the Isle of Man TT Circuit Memorials Revealed book by Paul Copparelli and Peter Mylchreest, the memorial was erected by Mr Hlavatka's family and ...

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  9. TAS Racing Launch Tyco BMW for 2015 IOMTTRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Motorcycle USA

    ... for the 2015 road racing season, becoming the German manufacturer's official representatives for the 2015 Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy and the other international road races. Guy Martin and William Dunlop have been retained and ...

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  10. Ice Drifting On Two Wheels And Four (With Explosions!) + VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Motorcycle.com

    ... should really be stored away for the winter. Oh, and as an added bonus there's gratuitous explosions! Enjoy. The Isle of Man TT is a very special event. Once the most prestigious motorcycle event in the world, the TT requires a certain type of ...

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  11. Honda RC30 Rally at MonzaRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | SuperbikePlanet.com

    ... featured an aluminum fuel tank and hand-laid fiberglass fairing. Sir Carl Fogarty raced an HRC-built RC30 at the Isle of Man TT. His IOM racer weighed an incredible 77 pounds less than the race kitted RC30. He did a lap at over 124 mph--average. ...

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  12. Jail for hospital fire starterRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Iom Online

    A Douglas man has been jailed for 21 months after causing a fire at Grianagh Court, the hospital's mental health facility, on June 22. Graham Robert Albert Johnson, of Circular Road, pleaded guilty to arson as well as trying to smuggle drugs and tobacco into the Isle of Man Prison on September 13. Prosecutor Linda Watts told the court how Johnson, 53, had been staying at Grianagh Court but had told a number of other residents there he intended to escape by setting off the fire alarm. He told them he would then break open the lounge patio door and get into a taxi which would be waiting for him outside.a Later that evening a fire started in one of the bedrooms which caused A 6,000-worth of damage.

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  13. Peace light arrives in islandRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Iom Online

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. It was shared with five members of the Isle of Man Scouting and Guiding movements who travelled to a distribution ceremony at St Anne's Church, St Helen's, on Tuesday evening.

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  14. Work on Douglas prom put off till the autumn; horse trams to run as usualRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Iom Online

    ... and it is important to assess all the options before progressing. This represents an investment in the Isle of Man's infrastructure for the next 50 years and we must get it right.' 'We are looking at design proposals to take account of issues such ...

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  15. Candle-lit vigil to remember victims of massacre in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Iom Online

    ... at the Sefton Hotel's Cowell Suite at 5pm on Sunday, December 21. In a statement, they say: 'We the residents of Isle of Man strongly condemn the cowardly attacks against innocent civilians in a school in Peshawar, Pakistan killing more than 140 ...

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  16. Counting House sponsors Russian Christmas eClub on 7th JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Isle News

    ... Incubator, organisation of the Global Lottery Messenger Forum in Israel and the Crypto Valley Summit in the Isle of Man and publication of You Can! the Isle of Man government's guide to forming, licensing and running an eGaming company on the Isle ...

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  17. Conister Bank sponsor Youth ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Isle News

    Development and Leadership Program, , is now sponsored by Conister Bank. Recently endorsed as a finalist in the Isle of Man Newspapers Awards for Excellence the program enables young students from the Isle of Man to rise to be part of a team embarking in a once of a lifetime, shared experience.

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  18. PwC Sponsors Latest Isle of Man Entrepreneurs' EventRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Isle News

    PwC, in conjunction with co-sponsors Continent 8 and IQE Limited, sponsored the latest in a series of events which encourage off-Island entrepreneurs to pitch their business propositions to Isle of Man investors and local entrepreneurs. The event also gave an opportunity for local entrepreneurs and businesses to discuss the benefits and opportunities which the Island can offer.

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  19. Senior Appointment for Leading Litigation PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Isle News

    Specialist Isle of Man litigation practice, Gough Law, has announced the appointment of Chiva Arthurs to the position of Associate Advocate within the firm's litigation team. A graduate of the University of Manchester's Manchester Business School with a BA first class in Management, Ms Arthurs gained a Graduate Diploma in Law from the Manchester Metropolitan University's Law School in 2006, and completed the Bar Vocational Course with BPP in 2007, before being called to the Manx Bar in 2010.

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  20. Business Community Attends KPMG Tax SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Isle News

    ... a month." Harley was followed by Paul Cawley, Manager. He outlined the way in which changes to VAT will affect Isle of Man businesses: "The VAT changes due on the first of January are the last element of the EU's 2008 tax harmonisation package to ...

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