The Manx Independent this week looks at legal highs.
The paper, which is in the shops now, asks a drug agency whether use has grown and it talks to two people who’ve used them about their experiences.
Inside, a reporter visits the first pub in the island to take bitcoins, the virtual currency. Our story explains what bitcoins are.
We meet some ducklings that have been saved from scavenging seagulls and see a rare caterpillar that’s found its way to the island.
Our reporter was in court for a number of interesting cases, including one in which the Manx Utilities Authority is a defendant.
Sport looks forward to the Manx Grand Prix and celebrates the success of swimmer Charlotte Atkinson.
With our Island Life features section, two pages of What’s On, your seven-day television guide and a page of lively letters, the Manx Independent is a great read this week.