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Latest News

Manor Park Primary School

School lights the way for Earth Hour

An Isle of Man school is marking Earth Hour (24th March) in a unique way – by turning used plastic milk cartons into lanterns.

Ashley Hill Primary

Primary pupils' plastics pledge

An Isle of Man primary school has plastics in its sights as it strives do its bit for the planet.

Victoria Road Primary

Primary pupils explore perils of plastic

The perils posed by plastics are being explored by pupils at Victoria Road Primary School.

Latest Events

12 May 2018

Wave Goodbye to Plastics craft workshops

In the morning, (10.30am) children will make bird feeders and use up waste plastic in creative ways for wildlife. In the afternoon (1.30pm), adults will learn to ditch plastic by making beeswax wraps, microplastic-free cosmetics and air fresheners.

09 May 2018

UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man in a Changing World

What does it mean to be a small Island Biosphere Reserve in the context of climate change, environmental degradation and a world in flux?

27 April 2018

Public lecture by Simon King: Nature Watch

Simon’s talk is richly illustrated by his photographs and films. You will learn how to bridge the gap between the wild world and your own. Simon shares his unique, first- hand knowledge on animal tracks and signs, mimicry and observation skills, peppered with stories of wild encounters from the UK and beyond. There will be a Q&A session at the end of his talk.

27/04/18 at Manx Museum Lecture Theatre, Douglas from 6:30 PM

Cost - £10

Follow the link to book : www.manxnationalheritage.im/whats-on/detail/nature-watch-public-lecture-simon-king2