This is how Guy Martin became successful

Guy Martin rose to fame thanks to his career in road racing, but his larger than life personality made him a superstar. Even after retiring from the race, Martin didn’t slow down. In fact, in his own words, he says he’s a “workaholic” and stays busier than ever outside of …

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Up to SPC’s New Manxman Ferry |

Print and digital download photos available The Steam Packet explained how its new ship, Manxman, compares to the Ben-My-Chree, which it replaces. The company’s new passenger ferry, due to enter service in 2023, is eight meters taller than the Ben-My-Chree and has an additional 495 square meters of cargo and …

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Florida House supports ban on transgender female athletes

TALLAHASSEE, Florida. – Despite passionate calls from LGBT advocates, a Florida House panel on Wednesday approved a controversial proposal that would ban transgender girls and women from participating in women’s sports in high school and college. The decision of the House’s secondary education and career development subcommittee placed Florida among …

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Business News: A close eye on UK corporate tax

Kevin cowley Download of print and digital photos available Kevin Cowley, Tax Partner, Partner, PwC Isle of Man, examines the UK budget. In the recent Isle of Man budget, Treasury Minister Alfred Cannan delivered a message of “stability and resilience”. He confirmed the government’s continued support to support the economy …

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Provisional TT 2022 calendar confirmed

Thursday 04 March 2021 TT Isle of Man TT races return. After a two-year hiatus due to the global pandemic, 2022 is expected to be a full return to training in the land of real road racing. Organizers have announced a provisional racing schedule, unchanged from 2020, so you can …

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Isle of Man goes into blackout lockout

The empty entrance to the Isle of Man airport during the first lockdown in 2020 (Getty) Isle of Man authorities have introduced a three-week breaker lockout following a increase in coronavirus cases after a member of the ferry crew tested positive. The island was out of containment on February 1, …

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NAPA to Provide Industry-Leading Safety Solutions on New Isle of Man Flagship Steam Packet Company Ferry

NAPA, the leading provider of marine data analysis software, services and analytics, announced a new agreement with global shipbuilding company Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) and passenger transportation company Isle of Man Steam Packet Company. The installation of state-of-the-art NAPA software, which will optimize operations and improve safety aboard Manxman on …

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[A Look Inside] Arrow | Isle of Man Steam Pack

ARROW’s stern showing her name and Douglas home port. Its homeport as built of Tallinn can be spotted in relief just above Douglas. Image © Gary Andrews. Fast facts on the arrow Current name: Arrow Previous names: RR arrow, 6 dart, Varbola Shipyard: Astilleros de Huelva SA, Huelva [ES], # …

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Riviera – News Content Center

A rendering by Manxman: the new ferry will be fitted with Wärtsilä’s W31 engine (© IOMSP & Houlder) 04 Feb 2021by Riviera News Wärtsilä to supply hybrid drive package for new ropax ferry to Isle of Man Steam Packet Co The company said it has worked closely with the vessel …

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Norton Motorcycles wants to race Isle of Man TT again

Let’s say from 2020 onwards you suddenly found yourself tasked with righting the ship at Norton Motorcycles. Regardless of your personal feelings about everything that has happened before, running such a historic business is no small feat. The weight of expectations – both within the company and the world – …

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