MHK Blog 23rd to 29th March 2020

2020-03-28T07:59:01+00:0028 March 2020|

Blog 29 Mar 20The Isle of Man woke up a different place on Monday morning as the Manx Government announced last Sunday that access to the island would be closed to non-residents from 9am on Monday, in order to help contain the spread […]

Vehicle tax rise voted through by Tynwald

2020-03-21T09:09:58+00:0021 March 2020|

Rate to increase by 3.2% for most vehicles next month

Vehicle tax is set to go up by 3.2% next month.

Tynwald voted in favour of a move from Infrastructure Minister Ray Harmer this afternoon, with just MHKs Clare Barber, Lawrie Hooper and Rob Callister voting against it.

Under the new measures, all […]

MHK Blog 16th to 22nd March 2020

2020-03-21T08:54:26+00:0021 March 2020|

Blog 22 Mar 20Given the events that have unfolded this week my Blog is lengthy, so grab a coffee and settle down – and if you only ever read one of my Blogs, then please read this one….

As an MHK I have come […]

MHK Blog 9th to 15th Mar 2020

2020-03-14T11:15:39+00:0014 March 2020|

Blog 15 Mar 20In the House of Keys on Tuesday morning, the DOI Minister, Ray Harmer, MHK announced that Loganair was to operate two daily flights between Isle of Man and the Liverpool from Thursday morning.

The Loganair aircraft being used is a Saab […]

Callister wants answers on Flybe collapse

2020-03-11T16:10:22+00:0011 March 2020|

Five urgent questions at House of Keys sitting

There are five urgent questions in the House of Keys today about the collapse of Flybe and how prepared or not the Island was.

Three of the questions come from Onchan MHK Rob Callister.

He wants to know how much money the airline owes […]