Spend Burns Night with us!

We are delighted to announce a Burns Night Supper hosted by Hospice Isle of Man that is taking place on Saturday January 25th 2020. The event is taking place at the wonderful Woodbourne House in Douglas and you can expect all of the usual traditions on the night: the Bill o’ Fare, the toasts, the […]

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Standard Bank supports Rugby World Cup Event

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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