Isle of Man News last updated 16 April 2014 11:34:08

Acting Clerk of the Legislative Assembly, Northwest Territories completes study visit

POSTED 31 minutes ago by MT

The acting Clerk of the Legislative Assembly, Northwest Territories, Ms Colette Langlois, has completed a study visit to Tynwald. Ms Langlois attended a four-day training programme arranged by the Office of the Clerk of Tynwald, during which she studied the parliamentary procedures and administrative functions of Tynwald and observed the Hansard v...

Manx Telecom launches Ramsey Rocket sponsorship for 2014 season

POSTED 36 minutes ago by MT

Manx Telecom is sponsoring TT star Conor Cummins for the third successive season. The ‘Ramsey Rocket’, who holds the TT Mountain Course lap record from a standing start and is the fastest Manxman ever to race the legendary 37.75 mile circuit, is competing with the Honda Racing team this season alongside 20 time TT winner John McGuinness. Conor will...

Final Student Festival of Sport

POSTED yesterday at 11:30 am

This weekend saw the 30th and Final Student Festival of Sport held in the Island.  The only surviving sport in the Festival was archery and the IOM Archery Club hosted a two-day indoor competition in the main hall at the NSC for 63 archers from four universities, an alumni group named PRISM (Perpetually Returning to the ISle of Man) and four IOM Junior archers.  As usual the competition was fierce but friendly with Recurve, Compound, Barebow and Longbow archers all shooting and no fewer than six new records were set over the two days.  Appropriately the winning team taking the IOM Archery Club Cup home with them was PRISM.  Three of these archers have been attending the Festival for fourteen years and this group has been instrumental in pro...

Boston Group Appoints Chief Operating Officer

POSTED yesterday at 11:12 am

Greg Ellison, CEO of Boston Group, is pleased to announce that Alex Fray has joined the independent, privately owned professional services firm as Chief Operating Officer (COO).As the COO, Alex is responsible for the central finance function, operations, technology and all strategic change initiatives across the group. Alex will also be appointed to the boards of Boston Limited and Boston Group Limited. The appointment supports Boston’s continued growth, in particular using technology and operations to deliver the finest client service in the fiduciary and professional services sectors.Alex joins Boston with a wealth of experience in the financial services and technology sectors. He has significant experience in niche investment management ...

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