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Latest news

Please note that the new password for the Member's Section applies from 1 March 2018.

We have now published a list of member's surname interests which will be updated regularly.

The Society now has a group on Facebook which anyone can join. Group members will post updates on the people they are interested in contacting and information will also be published in the journal.

2019 Programme of Events

Please note that the December 2018 event has been cancelled.

Our events and talks are free to attend. Non-members are also very welcome. You can read about the previous events here.

January
18th - "Evenings of Wonder” – Sue King
20th - Annual Lunch (to be confirmed)

February
15th - “Teare and Sons, Sailmakers and Ships Chandlers, Peel” – Dr Michael Teare

March
15th - “The Story of Thomas Dodd, Castletown Merchant” – Dave Collister

April
12th - “Just 7 Things” – Chief Constable Gary Roberts

May
17th - “Melbourne Bound, Sailing South for Gold in the 1850’s” – Barbara Greenwood

June
21st - Outing (to be confirmed)

July
5th - Tynwald Fair
19th - “Beyond Broadway: The Creation of the Castle Mona Estate and the Impact of the 4th Duke of Athol’s Activities on the Douglas Seafront” – Nigel Crowe

August
16h - Members Evening

September
20th - “From Lil’ Fellas to Big Bugganes: Five Aspects of Manx Folklore” – James Franklin

October
18th - AGM

November
15th - “The Isle of Man Wells Project” – Bernadette Weyde

December
(to be confirmed)