A Present that Lasts All Year

December 1, 2021

Jill Moore is Manx born and bred. She took over from her mother, who managed the Home of Rest for Old Horses for twenty years and is now the general manager. Jill has been with the Home for 28 years looking after all the horses and donkeys. They have just taken on a farm manager, […]

A Very Merry Christmas Party!

December 11, 2022 @ Jurby and Northern Community Centre

Free fun-filled family event. Disco, craft, activities and face painting by Palettes. Festive bus rides to Jurby Transport Museum to visit Father Christmas in his Grotto. (Free gift for every child) Food contributions and donations welcome. Booking is essential as numbers are limited.

Abbey Restaurant

Rushen Abbey, Mill Road, Ballasalla, IM9 3DB

The Abbey is a fine dining restaurant made up of  inter linking rooms with a terrace overlooking the old Abbey. Surrounded by luscious green trees, and a stream, the Abbey restaurant, is set in a beautiful building, with a lot of history. The Restaurant is made up of 4 different rooms, two main dining rooms, […]

Bradda Glen Cafe and Restaurant

Bradda Glen, Spaldrick Road, Port Erin, IM9 6PJ

Cheerful modern décor and fabulous views over Port Erin with a large outside terrace. This is a very popular wedding venue. A children’s wooden play area is located in the garden.  


December 26, 2022 @ Tynwald

The North vs the South A Boxing Day ritual, the Manx game of Cammag, is similar to the Scottish game of Shinty, Irish Hurling or Welsh Bundy played on a 200 meter long pitch originally in Peel but now at St Johns. The best Camman are made from gorse wood while the ball is either […]