Children’s Diy – Christmas Gifts At The Isle Gallery

We all love to give presents and in this Christmas workshop children will craft and create family gifts with meaning and intent. Safe candle making, bath bombs, hand printed Christmas wrap, paper bags, tags and wintry glass jar lanterns. This is an extra long workshop and for Children age 7+. Strictly limited to 16. Saturday … Read More →


It’s A Winter Wonderland At Ramsey Garden Centre

Christmas has officially arrived at Ramsey Garden Centre as they launch their Christmas range of decorations, lights, gifts & flowers this evening. Join them at 6.00pm – 8.30pm for mulled wine and mince pies and take a wander through their Christmas grotto. If this doesn’t put you in the Christmas spirit, nothing will.   Venue: … Read More →


Isle of Man Will Not Provide Sanctuary For Red Squirrels

Red squirrels will not be introduced to the Manx countryside in the near future. The Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture (DEFA) consulted the public over a law change that would have allowed consideration of the introduction of red squirrels to the wild. The consultation attracted 107 responses with many individuals favouring the idea. At … Read More →


Search For The Greenest Fingers In The Capital

Douglas Council is looking for entries for its annual horticultural contest, Douglas in Bloom. The categories are: Hotels and guest houses without gardens; Hotels and guest houses with gardens; Private houses with gardens; Business premises; Pub/restaurant/cafĂ©; Public/community garden; Best residential area; Best Douglas Council property (house or flat); Conservation, wildlife and biodiversity; Secret garden (gardening … Read More →


The Problem with Conservatories

It’s not a good time to try and move house – sales are slow and not everyone is able to take on greater financial commitment that might be required with a larger house. An extra room might be what is required and the conservatory you already have could provide the answer without you knowing it! … Read More →