An ash tree disease, which could have a significant impact on the Manx hedgerows, has been confirmed to be here on the Island. 'Chalara Ash Dieback' has been found in DEFA's plantation near Foxdale. We report on the signs to look out for and what to do about it.
Here's a short video about a Manx custom called Laa Luanys. The film features Matt Creer and Josephine Evans taking a cello & guitar up South Barrule to perform a Manx hymn tune, recreating a version of a traditional Manx custom which dates back to the Celtic Age.
A symposium to explore the creative, sympathetic and sustainable re-use of historic buildings around the Isle of Man has been held at the Manx Museum. We talk to two of the guest architects speakers from the event.