Rugby World Cup kicks off – three games and a braai Great interview with former All Black International, Sharky Robinson and Paul Moulton of Isle of Man TV. Sharky will provide commentary and Q&A at the Comis Hotel on Saturday. Tickets are still available; please either email or phone 07770 608 900. Should be a fantastic day – don’t miss  Featured Image credit: Sport24

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Standard Bank supports Rugby World Cup Event

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Our thanks to Standard Bank for kindly supporting the Rugby World Cup Braai being held at the Comis Mount Murray Hotel on Saturday 21 September to celebrate the opening weekend. And thanks, too, to John Wannenburgh of the Sporting and Dining Club for circulating this email about the RWC Braai. Book my tickets for the braai […]

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Just one more push

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On Sunday 31 March, fourteen months after starting the Raad Ny Foillan Anti-Clock Challenge we will be hiking the last leg, from the Big Bend on the Sloc to Port Erin. Compared to our 2016 / 2017 Clock-Wise RNF circumnavigation when the weather was kind, the sun shone and the wind was on our backs, […]

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Magnificent Burns Night


Guest post by Bob Pynegar On the 25th of January a really splendid event took place at Woodbourne House in Douglas.  Hospice Isle of Man and the Diana Princess of Wales Care at Home Trust got together to organise a fabulous Burns Night supper.  Around 150 guests enjoyed this most Scottish of evenings, in a […]

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Robert Burns Night – 25 January 2019

  Bob Pynegar writes: After the super Christmas and carols evening earlier this month that raised £15,000, the next event is a Burns Night supper on 25th January.  This is going to take place at the Woodbourne House in Douglas, and I am sure will be a splendid affair – we will have pipers, all […]

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