Traditional Fairy Beliefs Isle of Man

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The Isle of Man is famous as an island full of fairy traditions: in some ways it may be regarded as having the greatest concentration of them in the British Isles. […]

Design and Make a Christmas Decoration Competition

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With Christmas just around the corner it’s time to get creative. Manx National Heritage invites entries for their annual festive competition, which this year is to design and make a Christmas decoration.

The competition is open to […]

Cooish week Isle of Man

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Cooish Week 2010 is in full flow, and has so far featured a number of Manx Gaelic classes and conversational evenings. However, the annual celebration of the Island’s language and culture […]

Manx National Heritage launch new edition of Living with the Wire: Civilian Internment on the Isle of Man

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This fascinating updated publication reveals how internment was used in wartime by governments to protect their own citizens against resident foreigners of enemy nationality. In both World Wars fenced-off camps in the Isle of Man served as […]

Manannan’s Cloak: An anthology of Manx literature

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Manannan’s Cloak brings together a range of texts in the Gaelic language of the Isle of Man from the earliest writings to the present day, along with their English translations. Written Manx arrived comparatively late, and the […]

Our Kits advertised with the North American Manx Association Blog

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Like Cross-stitch?

Please find this email as an introduction to Crafty Cat, an Isle of Man company specialising in the design and manufacturing of Cross-stitch kits. We wondered if you would be interested in letting your members […]