The dream of creating a space tourism industry in the Isle of Man has been aborted.
The Manx Independent reveals why this week.
The story is on page one, together with a report about a nurse who’s facing disciplinary action after allegedly allowing a patient to sleep in his house and taking him back into his care even though the patient had disclosed graphic sexual fantasties involving the nurse.
Also this week:
A computer game featuring the TT
The teachers’ union’s verdict on introducing IGCSEs
The latest news from Ramsey’s closed swingbridge
A house that’s been an eyesore for 25 years
Nobody knows who owns a plot of land in Laxey
Reports from the courts, including one defendant being jailed for breaching probation
A man who’s kayaked from the Isle of Man to Anglesey
A look ahead to the Commonwealth Games
A preview of Peel traditional boat weekend
Two pages of What’s On
Your seven-day television guide
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