Is this the island’s friendliest cat?

2022-08-12T11:39:58+01:0010 January 2022|

A 14-year-old cat has become a celebrity in Onchan, but could this be the island’s friendliest cat?

Tigger, a ginger Manx cat, has been getting a lot of attention on social media recently as he has become one of the village’s most […]

Village welcomes the return of a bus shelter

2022-08-12T13:39:29+01:004 October 2019|

Onchan residents have a new shelter to wait in for buses heading into Douglas.

The stop outside Bonds restaurant, formerly the Isle of Man Bank, had been without a shelter for some time.

The old one was removed to allow for the redevelopment […]

Callister fighting for green fields

2022-08-12T13:41:39+01:001 October 2019|

Onchan mapOnchan MHK Rob Callister has ’implored’ the chairman of the inquiry into the area plan for the east to remove a controversial site from the final document.

Site OH011, at Ballachrink in Onchan, is proposed for 200 homes in the draft […]

Onchan MHK outlines development opposition

2022-08-12T13:45:44+01:0019 August 2019|

onchan developmentCallister concerned voices won’t be heard

No need for it, inadequate infrastructure and access, and flooding issues – an Onchan MHK has been outlining his objections to a housing estate earmarked for his constituency.

The draft Area Plan for the East, as it currently stands, […]

Onchan boundaries do need reviewing says MHK

2022-08-12T14:36:44+01:0016 June 2019|

Rob CallisterBoard agrees to air concerns at next commission review

After residents complained of confusion over local and national electoral boundaries, Onchan Commissioners have resolved to raise awareness of the issue.

The board agreed on Monday (10 June) to air the concerns at the next boundary commission […]

Credit Union in Onchan

2022-08-12T14:37:43+01:0013 June 2019|

manx credit unionMCU staff invited to political surgery

Residents of Onchan have a chance to meet with volunteers from the Manx Credit Union this weekend.

Rob Callister MHK has invited them to attend his political surgery in the Onchan Community Hub, from 10am to […]

At last a future for Little Isabella

2022-08-12T14:42:24+01:003 May 2019|

groudle wheel

Fans of the Groudle Glen waterwheel Little Isabella were finally given something to cheer this week as a renovation project was announced.

Onchan Commissioners have confirmed they have reached an agreement to restore the wheel, which dates from the late 19th […]

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