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Final of One World Charity Challenge

Tonight at 18:45 at the Manx Museum we will experience six groups of young people making presentations about their chosen charities. With a prize pot of £11,400 to be divided between the charities, there is a lot at stake.  There … Continue reading

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Successful Fairtrade Fortnight!

Assemblies, banana smoothies, delicious home-made cake tasting, Fairtrade stalls, competitions, dress down days – just some of the activities across the Island over the last two weeks. Some cafes are trying Fairtrade tea and coffee for the first time. All … Continue reading

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Fairtrade Fortnight is nearly here!

Look out for our Fairtrade Detective sheet which enables you to find as many shops, cafes and other outlets which use or sell Fairtrade goods.  You could win a Fairtrade prize – closing date Friday March 14th.  It’s not too late … Continue reading

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Thank you for voting for our tree!

At the Save the Children Awards Dinner for the Airport Christmas Tree Competition on Saturday evening, our tree was awarded Runner Up prize by the voting public. We are basking in reflected glory as Ian Walmsley, Head of Fairfield Primary … Continue reading

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Collecting stamps for the Leprosy Mission

Would you like to join in the annual stamp collection for the Leprosy Mission? Please trim your stamps, leaving a 5 mm margin. Stamps can be brought to the One World Centre (the pop up shop in Douglas 28 Duke … Continue reading

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Thank you Manx Telecom!

We’re delighted to announce that the Manx Telecom has awarded us £350 to enable us to print trail guides for the Global Gardens Tree Trail that will open in the new year in the grounds outside our office at Garey … Continue reading

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Sheep lost in Douglas!

If you are shopping in Douglas this Christmas please come to the One World Centre to find one of 11 lost sheep!  They form a trail and leaflets with the entry form will be available in Douglas library, Strand Centre … Continue reading

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Monsanto March

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Film: Two Sided Story

Friday 18th October, Claremont Hotel This powerful documentary charts what happened when Palestinians from a range of different religious and political backgrounds met with a group of Israelis from similarly diverse backgrounds.  Without taking sides it provides an illuminating insight … Continue reading

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AGM 25 September

The Place: Green’s Cafe, St Johns The time: 1830 to buy coffee and snacks, ready for a start at 1900 The content: a rich mix of poetry written and performed by students from Castle Rushen High School; 6 short films … Continue reading

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