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Safety measures put in place as dentists prepare to open

04/06/2020

Dental practices in the Island can resume treating patients again, providing they meet stringent safety guidelines designed to prevent infection among staff and patients. 

The closure of practices under Emergency…

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No active cases of coronavirus - 4pm 3 June 2020

03/06/2020

Since the last update (5pm Tuesday 2 June) there have been no further confirmed positive tests for coronavirus. This means the Isle of Man now has no active cases and…

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Isle of Man Disruption Loan Guarantee Agreement exceeds £1.5million worth of business support

03/06/2020

The Isle of Man Disruption Loan Guarantee Agreement, a COVID-19 financial support initiative launched by the Isle of Man Government, has provided £1.5million worth of support and helped secure over…

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Chief Fire Officer's statement on COVID-19 - 2 June 2020

02/06/2020

Good afternoon,

I have been asked to speak today about the work of the IOMFRS  throughout the ongoing pandemic, at the very start we set 3 strategic priorities which were:…

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Minister Cregeen's statement on COVID-19 - 2 June 2020

02/06/2020

Well good afternoon. I’m glad to be here to have the opportunity to explain how the Department of Home Affairs has been keeping the Island safe during the pandemic. 

I…

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No further coronavirus cases confirmed - 5pm 2 June 2020

02/06/2020

Since the last update (5pm Monday 1 June) there have been no further confirmed positive tests for coronavirus - so the total number of confirmed cases remains 336.

There have…

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Minister Ashford's statement on COVID-19 - 1 June 2020

01/06/2020

I am delighted to be able to announce that we now have access to a verified anti-body test and we will be beginning to roll out a programme of testing…

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Chief Minister's statement on COVID-19 - 1 June 2020

01/06/2020

Good afternoon 

Let’s kick off this afternoon’s briefing with the Health & Social Care Minister bringing us today’s update on testing and cases. I know the Minister also wants to…

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No further coronavirus cases confirmed - 5pm 1 June 2020

01/06/2020

Since the last update (4pm Sunday 31 May) there have been no further confirmed positive tests for coronavirus - so the total number of confirmed cases remains 336.

There have…

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Guidance on travelling safely by bus

01/06/2020

bus vannin is continuing to work to make bus journeys as safe as possible during the coronavirus pandemic. Steps to increase services to accommodate social distancing and enhancing cleaning regimes…

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Local firms offer help to retrieve students’ possessions

31/05/2020

A number of local firms have offered to work with the Isle of Man Government to help students retrieve their possessions from the UK.

Many who returned to the Island…

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No further coronavirus cases confirmed - 4pm 31 May 2020

31/05/2020

Since the last update (4pm Saturday 31 May) there have been no further confirmed positive tests for coronavirus - so the total number of confirmed cases remains 336.

There have…

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No further coronavirus cases confirmed - 4pm 30 May 2020

30/05/2020

Since the last update (4pm Friday 30 May) there have been no further confirmed positive tests for coronavirus - so the total number of confirmed cases remains at 336.

There…

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Minister Skelly's statement on COVID-19 - 29 May 2020

29/05/2020

Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen,

I will begin with the latest statistics from our good hard-working friends from the Department of Health and Social Care.

The total number of tests…

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No further coronavirus cases confirmed - 4pm 29 May 2020

29/05/2020

Since the last update (4pm Thursday 28 May) there have been no further confirmed positive tests for coronavirus - so the total number of confirmed cases remains at 336.

There…

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Chief Minister's statement on COVID-19 - 28 May 2020

28/05/2020

Good afternoon 

Let’s start this evening’s briefing with the Health & Social Care Minister bringing us today’s numbers. I know the Minister also wants to update you on some testing…

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No further coronavirus cases confirmed - 4pm 28 May 2020

28/05/2020

Since the last update (4pm Wednesday 27 May) there have been no further confirmed positive tests for coronavirus - so the total number of confirmed cases remains at 336.

There…

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Damage to nature reserve will not be tolerated

27/05/2020

Damage to an area of international importance for wildlife, by people camping without permission, has led to a warning by the Isle of Man Government.

Police were called to the…

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Curraghs Wildlife Park to reopen for members

27/05/2020

The Curraghs Wildlife Park will reopen to members on Saturday.

The Park, which is home to more than 60 species of animals and birds, closed to all visitors on 23…

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Consultant Geriatrician Dr Gerry's statement on COVID-19 - 27 May 2020

27/05/2020

Thank you for inviting me today to talk about the actions we have taken to help care homes on the Isle of Man cope in the face of COVID-19.

We…

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