Question to the Post Office Chairman – 7th May 2019

2019-06-30T10:59:57+01:0030 June 2019|

The Hon. Member for Onchan (Mr Callister) to ask the Chairman of the Post Office:
What the anticipated additional costs to the Post Office are in respect of cash that will now be required as a result of the cancellation of the Santander contract?

Link to Hansard page 58: […]

Question to the DOI Minister – 7th May 2019

2019-06-30T10:57:08+01:0030 June 2019|

The Hon. Member for Onchan (Mr Callister) to ask the Minister for Infrastructure:
Following on from the Answer given on 16th April 2019, why the associated costs for the horse trams have increased from £231,174 in 2016-17 to £411,532 in 2018-19; and if he will make a statement?

Link to Hansard page 54: […]

Question to the DOI Minister – 7th May 2019

2019-06-30T10:45:06+01:0030 June 2019|

The Hon. Member for Onchan (Mr Callister) to ask the Minister for Infrastructure:
Following on from the Answer given on 16th April 2019, why the associated costs for Bus Vannin have increased from £7.3 million in 2015-16 to £9.4 million in 2018-19; and if he will make a statement?

Link to Hansard page […]

MHK Blog 24th to 30th June 2019

2019-06-30T10:26:19+01:0030 June 2019|

Blog 30 June 19Climate Change continues to dominate local news this week as Central Government pledged to plant 85,000 trees to help offset the island’s future CO2 emissions.

Government is still to identify a particular area covering 150 acres that is needed to plant […]

MHK Blog 17th to 23rd June 2019

2019-06-22T15:47:40+01:0022 June 2019|

Blog 23 June 19Last month my colleague, Daphne Caine, MHK tabled a motion that “Tynwald believes that the Isle of Man faces an environmental and climate emergency; and is of the opinion that the Government should allocate the necessary resources to take urgent […]

No plans to lower age for cervical cancer screening

2019-06-20T10:51:48+01:0020 June 2019|

There are no plans to lower the age for routine cervical cancer screening.

In the Isle of Man, the cervical cancer screening programme targets women aged 25 to 64, which is in line with the UK and, said Health Minister David Ashford, […]