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Usha Kishore

Poets to give readings as part of the LitFest event

Island-based poets will be reading at the Henry Bloom Noble Library as part of Manx Litfest.

Little Big Time Band

Little Big Time Band to take centre stage

A Birmingham band is returning to the island by popular demand.

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Screening of Australian Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty

The Australian Ballet’s production of The Sleeping Beauty will be screened at Broadway Cinema in Douglas.

The Albert Hotel, Port St Mary, is highlighted in the latest CAMRA Good Beer Guide

Manx pubs feature latest CAMRA Good Beer Guide

Every traditional pub in the Isle of Man has real ale on offer, that’s the boast of the island’s branch of CAMRA following the launch of its latest Good Beer Guide.

Philip and Joanne Poultney, who have won �1,000,000 on the National Lottery

‘£1m lottery win won’t change us one bit,’ say Douglas couple

A lucky couple who have scooped £1m on the Lottery have relived the moment they found out they’d become millionaires.

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Aeons frontman Skip Hilton (Picture: Vannin Photos)

Manx Sound Exchange: Metal beast Aeons go live

This Saturday night sees the live debut of the brand new metal beast that is Aeons, a band whose line-up is made up by former members of The Water is Rising and The Southern Audio Conspiracy.

Duke of Edinburgh bronze award winners from Ballakermeen High School

Duke of Edinburgh award winners celebrate

More than 170 young people received silver and bronze Duke of Edinburgh’s Award badges and certificates recently – marking another successful year for the award in the island.

Team from Swagelok who are walking the Mountain Marathon course to raise money for a fountain in the gardens at Hospice. From left, Laszlo Molnar, Julie Crossley, Jon Bygrave, Zoe Salmon, Andy Quirk and Barney Helleur.

Team to walk length of island for Eva’s garden

‘In effect, we are climbing one third of Everest,’ said Andy Quirk, describing the challenge to be undertaken on Saturday by a group of work mates raising money for charity.

Abseil down the tower at the Isle of Man TT Grandstand

Abseil down the TT Grandstand tower for charity

Adventurers with a head for heights are invited to abseil down the TT Grandstand tower.

Hollie McNish, Manx Litfest 2016

Manx Litfest serves a literary feast

A literary feast will be served up at the fifth Manx Litfest.

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