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Covid19 - Letter to households
Friday 08 January
Ramsey Town Commissioners is delivering a letter to all households with an update on the services we provide and some useful contact information during current COVID-19 pandemic. We are delivering a letter as we know that there are many in the community who do not have access to the internet.
Covid19 - Delivery Services
Friday 08 January
A number of local establishments are restarting their takeaway, delivery or collection services:
Covid 19 Updates
Wednesday 06 January
Ramsey Town Commissioners will update
Christmas and New Year Opening Times
Tuesday 15 December
Details of the opening times of Ramsey Town Commissioners services during the Christmas and New Year period are shown below.
Ramsey Festival of Christmas Trees 2020
Wednesday 04 November
Ramsey Town Commissioners are inviting organisations to take part in the Ramsey Festival of Christmas Trees being staged at Ramsey Town Hall between 27th November 2020 and 8th January 2021. We would particularly welcome entries from schools, charities, community groups, sporting groups and businesses.
Mooragh Park maintains Green Flag Award
Thursday 15 October
Ramsey Town Commissioners are delighted to announce that Mooragh Park has again been awarded a Green Flag Award by Keep Britain Tidy.
Exressions of Interest Open for Ramsey Courthouse
Monday 05 October
Ramsey Town Commissioners open expresions of interest for Ramsey Courthouse.
Ramsey looks to town expansion
Thursday 01 October
Ramsey Town Commissioners have engaged with neighbouring Lezayre and Garff Parish Authorities on proposals to extend the town boundary.
Ramsey Courthouse Update
Monday 21 September
Ramsey Town Commissioners are to undertake an Expressions of Interest process for the long term use of Ramsey Courthouse following the decision by The Heart of Ramsey Limited to withdraw from their exclusivity agreement. The Heart of Ramsey (THOR), a not-for-profit charitable organisation, entered into a 12 month exclusivity agreement with the Commission in June 2019. This was to allow the Trustees time to engage with the community and seek funding for the proposed alterations to the build...
Ramsey Quayside Proposals
Wednesday 29 July
The Department of Infrastructure's proposals for the reconstruction of the highway and footpaths (including flood defences and social areas) on Ramsey quayside are currently on display at Ramsey Town Hall during normal opening hours (daily 8:45am - 4:30pm & Friday 8:45am - 4:00pm).
Update regarding the temporary pedestrianisation of Parliament Street
Wednesday 17 June
At their monthly Board meeting this evening (17th June 2020) Ramsey Town Commissioners resolved to discontinue the temporary pedestrianisation of Parliament Street with immediate effect.
Ramsey in Bloom 2020 & Children's Wildflower Competition
Wednesday 10 June
Ramsey in Bloom 2020 & Children's Wildflower Competition Have you been spending more time in your garden due to recent events? Whether you're a novice or an experienced gardener, why not enter the Ramsey in Bloom Competition this year. There are 19 trophies within the main categories together with 37 voucher prizes overall. The Children's Section of the competition is again kindly sponsored by Feltons of Ramsey. Packets of Wildflower seeds were sent out in March and April so if...
Temporary Pedestrianisation of Parliament Street Survey
Wednesday 10 June
We would like to thank everyone for the co-operation which has been received following the temporary pedestrianisation of Parliament Street which was introduced at the behest of Government on Monday 18th May 2020 to allow the re-opening of non-essential retail and to assist with social distancing. As a result of our analysis of the effectiveness of the operation and the impact on our ratepayers and visitors changes were put in place on 25th May 2020 which reduced the period of closure to 11am...
Parliament Street Update
Friday 22 May
We would like to thank everyone for the co-operation which has been received following the temporary pedestrianisation of Parliament Street which was introduced at the behest of Government on Monday 18th May 2020 to allow the re-opening of non-essential retail. As a result of our analysis of the effectiveness of the operation and the impact on our ratepayers and visitors we are proposing to implement some changes on Monday 25th May 2020 which also take account of some of the feedback...
Parliament Street Temporary Pedestrianisation
Saturday 16 May
Following the announcement by the Chief Minister on Thursday 14th May 2020 that “non-essential” retail can open from Monday 18th May 2020 Ramsey Town Commissioners have been requested by DfE to implement the temporary pedestrianisation of Parliament Street during core business hours. This has been requested to allow social distancing to be maintained by pedestrians.
Ramsey Town Commissioners Issue Update Letter to Households
Thursday 23 April
Ramsey Town Commissioners have released details of an additional refuse household collection service in the town and the arrangements for the reopening of the Northern Civic Amenity Site.
Letter to Households
Wednesday 01 April
Ramsey Town Commissioners is delivering a letter to all householders with an update on the services we provide and some useful contact information during current COVID-19 pandemic.
Wednesday 01 April
The follwoing is a list of companies or organisations offering delivery services of food, groceries and other goods/services during the current pandemic:
Additional Telephone Number for Ramsey and Districts Housing Committee
Tuesday 24 March
Mooragh Park Boathouse Café to be rejuvenated
Monday 09 March
Ramsey Town Commissioners are delighted to announce the awarding of leases to operate the Mooragh Park Lake and Boathouse Café.