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Government Consultation – Improve the Planning System

Government Consultation – Improve the Planning System The Isle of Man planning system seeks to manage development and balance sometimes competing interests. In recent months issues have been highlighted in a review carried out by officers for the Council of Ministers and in light of this some changes are clearly necessary. This is your opportunity…
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Statement of Accounts for Year ended 31st March 2107 have been published.

Castletown Town Commissioners In accordance with the Audit Act 2006 and section 16 (1) of the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2007, I hereby give notice that the Auditors report for the year ended 31st March 2017 has been received and the accounts can be inspected at the Commissioners Office, Town Hall & Civic Centre, Farrants…
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Message from Mr Moorhouse MHK

Dear Constituents, October has presented some interesting challenges and new experiences. Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) A considerable amount of time has been spent this month in DHSC, going back to basics. We have looked at the cost of provision and tried to place a level of importance on various aspects of the…
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Robbie wins African Centurion Race Walk

Robbie Callister won the African Centurion Race Walk held on Robben Island, close to Cape Town, over the weekend. The five-time Parish Walk winner completed 22 laps, a distance of 160.1km (100 miles) round the roads of the former penitentiary in a total time of 20hr 33min 40sec, averaging 7m 42s kilometres per hour. Runner-up…
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Food Assembly is Opening in Castletown

If you have a taste for fresh local food, the Food Assembly is the place to go. It is an online marketplace which connect customers to local producers and suppliers in their area. It’s free to register and customers then receive an email advising them whenever the latest Food Assembly is open. They can follow…
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Y Vaarney Yiarg

Police are appealing for witnesses in the Y Vaarney Yiarg area of Castletown after 4 tyres have been punctured on a white van over the weekend (between the 1st & 4th September). If you have any information that may assist police with their enquiries then please contact PC 312 Berry at Castletown Police Station on…
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Milk & cheese theft

Two 2-pint semiskimmed milk and a 1.6kg block of cheese were taken from the Southern Pool this morning Friday 4th of August.The cheese block is only available to caterers and is quite distinctive. PC GORRY at Castletown station would like to speak with those responsible. Please pass any information to 631212…
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Town Hall car park work

Please note that work will shortly be commencing to repave the Car Park around the town hall. Temporary car parking will be made available on the Fire Station site whilst these works take place…
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Notice of Poll

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a poll for the election of ONE member of Castletown Town Commissioners will take place on Thursday the Seventeenth day of August 2017 and will commence at 8.00 am and close at 8.00 pm on that day…
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Castletown Library enter into agreement with HBN

In a trial to expand the offering to our members, Castletown Library have entered into a reciprocal membership agreement with the The Henry Bloom Noble Library (HBN) Existing Castletown Library Members will need to call into the Library in Douglas to have a card issued to access the online facilities, however a HBN card entitles…
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