Manx Health Service Faces Crisis

Manx Health Service Faces Crisis

Under-funding, staffing issues and growing demand on service could potentially lead to a crisis in the island’s community health services. That’s the conclusion of the latest annual report by the Health Services Consultative Committee. The HSCC was established in 2004, under the National Health Service Act 2001, with the remit to provide independent scrutiny of

Petition of Redress of Jonathan Irving

Petition of Redress of Jonathan Irving

A petition was presented on behalf of Jonathan Irving former Managing Director and 100% shareholder of Street Heritage Ltd (In Liquidation), developers, builders and renovators of many properties in Peel. Any person may approach Tynwald Hill on Tynwald Day and present a Petition for Redress if the Petition is in accordance with the Standing Orders of

Scottish Power and Our Regulators

Scottish Power and Our Regulators

Kate Beecroft says she’ll continue investigating how the Island’s financial regulator acted in the Scottish Power cashback mis-selling scandal.  She wanted the affair referred to the Public Accounts Committee – but narrowly lost a vote in Tynwald last week. An Island-based insurance firm was behind the energy giant’s warranty cashback scheme, which failed to pay