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DEFA National Glen visitor survey

The Department of Environment Food and Agriculture is working on the development of an Annual Outdoor Visitor Survey covering visits to the Department's Estate (Hills, Forests and Glens).  ...
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August 2018 Public Meeting

The next public meeting of Ramsey Town Commissioners takes place this Wednesday, 15th August, 2018, starting at 7:00pm at the Town Hall, Ramsey. The public are welcome to attend, access to the town ...
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July 2018 Public meeting

The Ramsey Commissioners July 2018 public meeting is to be held on Wednesday 18th July 2018. The meeting will take place commencing at 6:30 pm at the Town Hall, Parliament Square, Ramsey. ...
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Audi TT comes to Ramsey

As part of the 20 th anniversary celebrations of the Audi TT there will be a special event in front of Ramsey Courthouse this week. The event rounds off a week where Audi AG Germany has held its fi...
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Court House acquisition completed

Ramsey Town Commissioners are pleased to announce that they have completed the purchase of Ramsey Courthouse from the Department of Home Affairs. Chairman Andy Cowie commented that "I am absolu...
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RTC chairman reflects on ‘busy year’

Ramsey Town Commissioners’ chairman Andy Cowie has said his 12 months in office have been ‘a busy year’.
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Northern Civic Amenity Site - Friday 2nd March 2018

NORTHERN CIVIC AMENITY SITE The Northern Civic Amenity site at Balladoole, on the outskirts of Ramsey, is currently closed for the delivery of waste due to the weather. Given today’s ...
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Civic Amenity Site 1st March 2018

The Northern Civic Amenity site has now been closed for the remainder of Thursday, 1st March, 2018.  This is due to the current weather conditions.
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John Quayle Garrett

We are sad to hear of the passing of former Ramsey Town Commissioner and Commissioners Chairman John Quayle Garrett. John served as a Ramsey Town Commissioner between 1974 and 198...
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Ramsey Town Commissioners set 2018/2019 Rate

After successfully delivering for Ramsey while maintaining an unaltered rate for five years, Ramsey Town Commissioners have voted for a 16p increase in the rate, bringing the rate to 364...
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RTC survey invites comments on library services

A Ramsey Town Commission survey is inviting comments from the general public on its library service provision. Lead member for parks and leisure Billy Hankin said: ‘We would welc...
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Commissioners elect Andy Cowie as Chairman for the year 2017/2018

At their Annual General Meeting held on Tuesday 2nd May 2017 Ramsey Town Commissioners elected Andy Cowie to serve as Chairman for the year 2017/2018. Luke Parker was elected as Deputy Chairma...
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North Ward Bye Election Results

Ffinlo Bardolph Runciman Williams has been elected to serve as a member of the Ramsey Town Commissioners for North Ward in Ramsey until 30th April 2020. At the close of poll this evening 451 b...
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Ramsey Remembers

On Tuesday 26th April 2016 the Town will pay respect to Driver Edward Faragher who gave his life during the Great War on 26th April 1916 age 29 years. Edward (Eddie) was the son of Elizabeth Fa...
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Ramsey welcomes Royal British Legion Riders Branch members

A group of visiting Royal British Legion (RBL) Riders Branch members took the opportunity of a tour around the Island to meet up with Ramsey branch members at Ramsey town hall where they were greete...
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100th anniversary of loss

John Dougherty of Maughold Street, Ramsey, a Lance Corporal in the 1st Battalion the Welsh Regiment  gave his life on 2nd October 1915 at Flanders.  At 6:30pm on Friday 2nd October 2015 a ...
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Commemoration of loss 15 August 2015

Thomas Alexander "Tom" Fleming, of the Mercantile Marine Reserve, third son of John and Emily Fleming of 3 Hanley Villas, Ramsey, died in Haslar Naval Hospital, Gosport after a lingering illness on ...
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Ramsey to commemorate 100th anniversary of double loss

The loss 100 years ago of a Ramsey resident and of a vessel with strong links to the town will be marked on Saturday August 8th at the war memorial in the Courthouse Gardens in a short ceremony star...
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Commemoration of Ramsey loss

On 8th July 1915 Private Joseph Killey was killed in action at Flanders. Joseph was the youngest of three brothers who served in the first world war, he lived in Tower Road, Ramsey and was just 22...
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Commemoration of loss

At 6:30pm on Thursday 21st May 2015 a representative of the Ramsey Town Commissioners will attend the Cenotaph in Ramsey and place a cross to mark the 100th anniversary of the loss of Ramsey man Geor...
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Ramsey remembers town’s darkest day of First World War

One hundred years ago, on May 13th 1915, Ramsey suffered its greatest loss of the First World War when five men from the town among 13 Manxmen lost their lives at the sinking of the battleship HMS G...
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100 years since loss of five Ramsey men on HMS Goliath

100 years ago today the Town of Ramsey suffered its greatest loss of the First World War when five Ramsey men amongst thirteen Manx men lost their lives at the sinking of the British battleship...
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100th anniversary of Ramsey loss

One hundred years ago today Rifleman William Carran Kneale, Queen Victoria Rifles, was killed in action near Ypres [15th January 1915]. Rifleman Kneale lived at 1 Victoria Buildings, Parliament Stre...
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Ramsey First World War 1 Fallen

Saturday 13th September 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the death of the first Ramsey resident during the course of the first world war. As a mark of respect the Chairman of the Ramsey Town...
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Horse Riding on Ramsey Foreshores

The Commission has issued a reminder of the provisions of the Ramsey Town Amenity Byelaws 1998 which state that :- No person shall take any horse, pony or donkey on...
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