Isle of Man News last updated 30 October 2014 16:30:23

Castletown Square redevelopment

POSTED yesterday at 3:13 pm by Joanne Clague

Work on the regeneration of the Square and Parade areas of Castletown could get under way early in the New Year. Planning permission has now been granted to create more public space with flexible parking and a dedicated pedestrianised area for events. High quality stone paving, increased seating and low energy lighting will be used to enhance the ...

FPS Group wins the Best Umbrella Service Provider Award

POSTED yesterday at 1:47 pm by MT

Ramsey based FPS Group have won the Best Umbrella Service Provider Award at the Payroll World Awards 2014 against stiff competition from across the UK.FPS Group staff travelled from the Isle of Man to represent the company at the Payroll World Autumn Conference and the annual awards ceremony at London’s Grange St Paul’s Hotel on the 23rd October.FP...

Ramsey fireworks display on November 5th

POSTED Thu at 2:00 pm

Ramsey Town Commissioners are holding their public fireworks display on Wednesday November 5th on the Mooragh Lake island. The display starts at 7.30pm and can be best viewed from the vicinity of the Mooragh Park’s Lakeside Centre. Ramsey Town Commissioners’ chairman Captain Nigel Malpass said: ‘Ramsey’s fireworks spectacular is always a hugely popular community event thanks to the efforts of many people, including a good number of the Commission’s work force who ensure families are able to enjoy a truly fantastic display in safety.’ Parking will be provided on the Mooragh amenity car park and on the Mooragh promenade. (The Park Road extension adjacent to the rugby pitch will be closed to vehicles until the end of the display). The Moorag...

PDMS’ technology powers innovative new website for UK police

POSTED Thu at 1:58 pm

Local software development company, PDMS are delighted to announce that they have been working with PNLD (Police National Legal Database) in the UK to provide the technology for their latest project - an innovative new web service aimed at helping victims and witnesses of crime. The website, aptly named was launched on Friday 24th October by Yorkshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Mark Burns-Williamson, with an event in Leeds where Baroness Newlove, the UK Government’s Victims’ Commissioner was present to support the launch.  Funded by the Ministry of Justice, it is hoped that the website will be rolled out to other police forces across England and Wales. With the introduction of Help for Victims, individuals in ...

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