MHK Blog 19th to 25th Feb 2018

2018-02-24T09:09:34+00:0024 February 2018|

Blog 24 feb 18The focus of attention this week was most definitely on the second Budget speech from the Treasury Minister, Alf Cannan, MHK.

In recent years I would normally look at Manx Budgets as to how they will affect me personally or how […]

Last chance to register for Homestay this year

2018-02-19T08:17:32+00:0019 February 2018|

Homeowners in the island have until March 12 to register their properties for the Homestay scheme. The scheme provides an opportunity to host paying visitors who come over during the TT races and the Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling weeks. Link to article.

MHK Blog 12th to 18th Feb 2018

2018-02-17T08:16:39+00:0017 February 2018|

Blog 17 Feb 18

As a current Member for the House of Keys, I do follow most topics and threads through social media and the local press, but I particularly enjoy listening to the comments from past Tynwald members giving their views, knowledge and […]

Extra practice sessions for the TT?

2018-02-15T08:10:25+00:0015 February 2018|

TT news

Following severe delays and cancellations during last year’s TT races, organisers have made back-up plans for this year.

The Department for Enterprise (DfE) is consulting with the public on adding extra practice sessions, should they be required to the 2018 TT […]

MHK Blog 5th to 11th Feb 2018

2018-02-12T20:26:00+00:0010 February 2018|

Blog 7 Feb 18Almost back to full health on Monday, but the heavy cold going around the island last week definitely knocked me for six…

Putting any health issues to one side, it really was a case of head down this week and probably […]

MHK Blog 29th Jan to 4th Feb 2018

2018-02-07T11:24:59+00:006 February 2018|

A very difficult and emotional week in many ways, and definitely a heavy week for reading and researching various topics, along with starting to prepare for the Budget, which will be debated in Tynwald on 20th February 2018.

I also finished the week very […]

Question to the Minister for Infrastructure – 30 Jan 2018

2018-02-06T21:23:56+00:006 February 2018|

The Hon. Member for Onchan (Mr Callister) to ask the Minister for Infrastructure –
Whether it is his Department’s intention that income and debt for local authority housing should be pooled by regional area and that local authority housing bodies should work within operational targets set by his Department?