MHK Blog 22nd to 28th Oct 2018

2018-10-27T16:51:03+01:0027 October 2018|

Blog 28 Oct 18The first sitting of the House of Keys after the summer recess took place this week and it proved to be an interesting sitting on Tuesday with just a sprinkle of fireworks, especially around the European Union and Trade Bill […]

New deal could boost TT’s audience further

2018-10-25T12:11:48+01:0025 October 2018|

A deal between television production company North One and TCB Sport Media Agency could help to promote the TT and the Isle of Man in general.

That’s what the Department for Enterprise hopes.

While Greenlight TV now films the TT under a government contract, North One has to market, sell and […]

Public sector rents should not rise says MHK

2018-10-20T10:13:09+01:0020 October 2018|

An MHK says rents should be frozen in public sector housing until means testing is introduced to make the system fairer.

Onchan member Rob Callister doesn’t believe ’tenants should be punished’ by annual rises while major policies are still being developed by the government .

’I feel the Department of Infrastructure […]

MHK Blog 15th to 21st Oct 2018

2018-10-20T10:08:08+01:0020 October 2018|

Blog 21 Nov 18I am not entirely sure how to start this week’s Blog, because it certainly started very positively but by the end of the week I was seriously wrestling with a particular situation, and to be perfectly honest I am not […]

Freeze rents, bring in means testing says MHK

2018-10-18T19:06:29+01:0018 October 2018|

Tenants should not be punished by rises

An MHK says rents should be frozen in public sector housing until means testing is introduced to make the system fairer.

Onchan member Rob Callister doesn’t believe ‘tenants should be punished’ by annual rises whilst major policies are still being developed by the government.

The Cabinet […]

Public Sector Rents Should Be Frozen Says Callister

2018-10-17T20:41:27+01:0017 October 2018|

An MHK says rents should be frozen in public sector housing until means testing is introduced to make the system fairer.

Onchan member Rob Callister doesn’t believe ‘tenants should be punished’ by annual rises whilst major policies are still being developed by the government.

The Cabinet Office is still grappling with the principles […]

MHK Blog 8th to 14th Oct 2018

2018-10-13T10:38:33+01:0013 October 2018|

Blog 14 Oct 18This week was a busy period as I continued to work through the usual mountain of paperwork ahead of a Tynwald sitting, which will get underway next week.

Paul Moulton and MTTV have started to put online the second year reports […]

Question to the Chairman of the Post Office – 6 Oct 2018

2019-03-12T11:03:24+00:006 October 2018|

The Hon. Member for Onchan (Mr Callister) to ask the Chairman of the Post Office:
In the current financial year, how many Isle of Man Post Office officers and employees are paid salaries in each of the following bands:

a) £40,000 – £49,999;
b) £50,000 – £74,999;
c) £75,000 – £99,999;
and d) £100,000 and above?

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