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Isle of Man & Channel Islands

Brexit fears sees IOM hospital increase medicine stocks

Image copyright BBC Horizon Image caption The island buys most of its medicine supplies from wholesalers in the UK Medicine stocks at Noble’s Hospital will increase by 50% because of uncertainty surrounding Brexit, the Isle…

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Joe Reid: Manx runner will be ‘proud’ to wear England vest

Reid represented the Isle of Man at the Commonwealth Games in Australia Manx athlete Joe Reid says he feels “proud and privileged” to receive his first senior England call-up. The 800m runner has been named…


Alderney air and sea search for missing plane

Image copyright Trinity House Image caption The Casquets are infamous among mariners as the site of many shipwrecks An air and sea search has been launched for a light aircraft that lost contact off Alderney….


Jersey Reds: Harvey Biljon impressed after bonus-point win over Bedford

Roy Godfrey scored two of Jersey Reds’ four tries against Bedford Head coach Harvey Biljon has hailed his Jersey Reds side after they went third in the Championship by beating Bedford 29-13 at St Peter….


Serena Guthrie column: Five things the Quad Series taught us for the World Cup

England beat Australia in last game of Quad Series Commonwealth Games gold medallist Serena Guthrie captained England Roses to second place in the International Quad Series. England narrowly lost out on goal percentage to Australia,…


Tributes paid to Manx Gaelic revival ‘pioneer’

Image copyright Culture Vannin Image caption Dr Brian Stowell has been described as an “outstanding Manxman” Tributes have been paid to a teacher hailed as a “pioneer of the Manx Gaelic revival” who has died…


Douglas-Onchan walking and cycling route planned

Image copyright David Kneale Image caption Ray Harmer MHK said “very simple changes” could be made to improve the route for cyclists and walkers A new route for walkers and cyclists between Douglas and Onchan…


Garff by-election: Five candidates for local authority seat ‘nobody wanted’

Image copyright Google Image caption The Garff local authority has three wards – Laxey, Lonan and Maughold Five people have thrown their hats into the ring for a local authority by-election in the Isle of…


Jersey election expenses: Apology over admin error

Image caption The error was in relation to advice given to candidates on submitting their expenses Jersey’s legal administrator apologised for errors that contributed to half of the island’s 2018 election candidates possibly breaking expenses…


Baby died after ‘ineffective intubation’, inquest hears

Image caption Baby Jack’s death led to a review of maternity services Ineffective intubation contributed to the death of a 14-hour-old baby, an inquest has heard. Jack Tually was born at Guernsey’s Princess Elizabeth Hospital…


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