MHK Blog 26th Aug to 1st Sept 2019

2019-08-31T08:38:35+01:0031 August 2019|

Blog 1 Sep 19After many months of planning and saving, Ellen and I left poor Oscar (our cat) at home looking after Pam (my mum) this week, as we set off on our big adventure.

I mentioned last year, before we headed off to […]

New laws could give traffic wardens more powers

2019-08-26T09:41:47+01:0026 August 2019|

Only police can currently issue fines overnight

Traffic wardens could have their powers extended under new legislation planned by the Department of Infrastructure.

Currently, only police can issue fixed penalty notices for overnight and weekend waiting provisions, but that’s set to change this autumn.

The […]

MHK Blog 19th to 25th Aug 2019

2019-08-26T09:38:38+01:0026 August 2019|

Blog 24 Aug 19A difficult few days this week as the family gathered in Sheffield to say goodbye to my father-in-law, Steve, on Monday.

We were therefore travelling on Sunday last weekend, but prior to that, on the Saturday morning I had my political […]

MHK questions parking of motorhomes

2019-08-22T10:23:50+01:0022 August 2019|

Rob CallisterMinister asked if law is to be changed

Where should motorhomes be allowed to be parked, and should we be setting up purpose-built, designated areas for them?

Rob Callister is looking to start a conversation about the law today, with a Tynwald question for the infrastructure minister.

He’s […]

Question to the Minister for Infrastructure – 20th August 2019

2020-04-17T12:46:13+01:0020 August 2019|

The Hon. Member for Onchan (Mr Callister) to ask the Minister for Infrastructure:

Whether his Department has any plans to update Section 65 (Interpretation of Expressions Relating to Motor Vehicles and Classes etc) of the Road Traffic Act 1985, to legislate for the increasing number of motorhomes on the Island?