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  1. 30 to tackle Isle of Man Adventure RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Iom Online

    Organised and run by Adventurous Experiences, the race is a real endurance challenge involving sea kayaking, mountain biking, hill running and 'mystery challenges' - which a spokesman said 'might involve them getting wet'. The Isle of Man Adventure Race route runs through natural features along the Manx coastline and involves using various forms of human powered transport - and the fastest team with the most points within the rules, wins.

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  2. Spate of vandalism at National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iom Online

    ... of exotic, naturalised and native trees from many parts of the temperate world. 'Encouraging people to use the Isle of Man's wonderful amenities and green spaces is one of my Department's key aims and it is frustrating that the behaviour of a small, ...

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  3. Vandal pours paint stripper on carRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs 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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  4. Find out more about cancer and its symptoms when a van tours the islandRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Iom Online

    The Isle of Man Anti-Cancer Association is bringing the 'i-van' to the island from September 22 to 24 to help us answer these questions such as 'what are the symptoms of cancer?', 'how can you cut your risk of developing cancer' and 'how can you examine your breasts or testicles?' The 'i-van' is a vehicle from Merseyside and Cheshire Cancer Network, which is designed to bring cancer awareness information to the local community. It is equipped with a range of information materials, and with two trained staff members who can help to answer questions relating the signs and symptoms of cancer, or cancer screening.

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  5. Panacea to attend CPhI Worldwide pharma exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    ... event on the pharma calendar. CPhI is also an opportunity for us to highlight the many advantages which the Isle of Man can offer in this sector, and to promote the Island's biomed cluster in general." Panacea provides services for pharmaceutical ...

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  6. Limited edition postmark cover commemorates final return journey of 2014 for the Douglas Horse TramsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    ... morning to night. It was a very emotional departure with trammer "Mark" completing the journey. Maxine Cannon, Isle of Man Stamps and Coins General Manager said: "For the last 138 years the horse trams here in Douglas have sailed along their tracks ...

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  7. MAC Group - restructures for ambitious plansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    ... We have achieved significant milestones that have seen the MAC Group go from strength to strength as one of the Isle of Man's leading financial services groups. We have risen to the challenges of 'RDR' within our advisory business and have ambitious ...

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  8. Christa wins the prestigious Quilter PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    ... in 2011 as an audit graduate trainee having gained a first class honours degree in Business Management from the Isle of Man Business School. She is now in her third and final year of her ICAEW training. "I could not believe it when I received the ...

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  9. Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling Shows Significant Growth in Second YearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    The Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling has shown significant growth for the second consecutive year following the decision to rebrand the event in 2012. The event now contributes over A 6million to the local economy and A 1million in Exchequer benefit.

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  10. Isle of Man Classic TT a Major Media Hit as MCN Sport Produces 'Retro' SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    The Classic TT format has proved to be a major hit with the media with many UK and international titles visiting the Island for the 2014 meeting. 'Media buy-in for the Classic TT concept is really important to deliver the long-term objectives that we have for the Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling.

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  11. New team for JCC executive committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    ... Accounting & Tax and has recently qualified as a Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA). Rachael works in all areas of UK, Isle of Man and International taxation, with a particular focus on UK resident non-UK domiciled individuals, Trusts and Inheritance Tax. ...

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  12. Isle of Man Judge of Appeal to give 2014 Caroline Weatherhill Memorial LectureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    The Isle of Man Law Society is delighted to announce that the Isle of Man Judge of Appeal, Geoffrey Tattersall QC, is to give the 2014 Caroline Weatherhill Memorial Lecture. A leading barrister in England and Wales, His Honour is an expert in personal injury and clinical negligence.

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  13. National Coding WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Isle News

    ... h.' Other events for National Coding Week include events in London, Blackburn, Northern Ireland, Stoke-on-Trent, Isle of Man and a Codex DLD weekend course in web design in Guernsey.

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  14. Isle of Man will continue to enjoy 'good working relationship' with ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iom Online

    Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond with Isle of Man Chief Minister Allan Bell at the Solway Harvester Memorial on Douglas Head in July last year The Isle of Man will retain its positive relationship with the Scottish Government following the outcome of the country's referendum on independence. The island's nearest neighbours went to the polls yesterday, with 2,001,926 voting to retain political links with the United Kingdom and 1,617,989 voting to become independent.

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  15. All options being looked at to cut costs on Isle of Man's railwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iom Online

    That was the message from director of public transport Ian Longworth after it was announced that the taxpayers' subsidy for running the lines is to be cut by 15 per cent over the next two to three years. Cutting back the length of the heritage railways was another option, he admitted.

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  16. Bill 'discriminates' against Isle of Man's private landlordsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iom Online

    ... happens when you make a flat beautiful,' he said. Mr Abrahams maintained there are no homeless people in the Isle of Man. 'The situation is not like the UK with people sleeping in doorways or six to a garden shed,' he said. He claimed those with no ...

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  17. Vintage posters add pop of color, sliver of history to a roomRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    ... the gallery having a show of British transport posters and we bought the best one we could not afford - 'The Isle of Man' by Pears,” Futterman said. “We love the design and the printing quality of life it brings to the room.” ...

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  18. @Antedeluvian....yep, been there. The first cellphone I got when I came to...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | EETimes

    ... consist of the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands (the principals of which are Guernsey and Jersey), and the Isle of Man. Meanwhile, the British Isles is an archipelago consisting of the two large islands of Great Britain and Ireland, along with ...

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  19. Nadal to Play Ronaldo in Poker 'Duel'Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Tennis Now

    Will Rafael Nadal's poker duel with soccer star Ronaldo be the only competition we see from the Spaniard this fall? ONCHAN, Isle of Man Brazilian football legend, Ronaldo, has challenged fellow PokerStars ambassador, Rafa Nadal , to a live head-to-head poker match, dubbed 'The Duel'. The 14-time tennis Grand Slam winner has accepted the challenge, with the game scheduled to be live broadcasted from London on November 6. In recent months Nadal has taken a short timeout from playing poker in a live environment, but will now resume his training regime.

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  20. 10 Top Video Parodies on User InterfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | EETimes

    ... consist of the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands (the principals of which are Guernsey and Jersey), and the Isle of Man. Meanwhile, the British Isles is an archipelago consisting of the two large islands of Great Britain and Ireland, along with ...

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