Surface Dressing to take Place along A2 in Garff Sheading

Surface drdownloadessing with chippings is likely to begin on the A2 through the Sheading this week. Baldrine, New Road in Laxey, and Slieau Lewaigue in Maughold are the primary areas that will receive attention. Please drive carefully past any workers on the Highway.

Latest Planning in Garff – 26.06.16

The applications below can be viewed online by following the links:

16/00372/B Dreemskerry Farm, Alterations and extension to existing access road, wall alterations and repositioning of two existing and installation of two additional lamp standards.
16/00658/B Hazlewood House, Ballaragh Road, Laxey, Alterations and additions.

Onwards and Upwards – with your help!

The emerging Garff Authority now has a full complement of nine Commissioners. Congratulations to Tim and Stewart, and commiserations to Melanie. Meeting of the full Board tonight at 7.00 pm at Commissioners’ offices – much to discuss, much to do!

Comment and communication from residents will greatly assist as we go forward! We can be reached here, via garff@manx.net, or on 861241.

Garff Election Result – Lonan Ward

Garff has two new commissioners this morning (15 June).

Lecturer Tim Kenyon topped the contest at a by-election in Lonan Parish yesterday, polling 200 votes.

He was followed by company director Stewart Clague who received 177 votes.

Teacher Melanie Christian, gained 138.

Tim and Stewart will now serve until April 2020.

The turnout was 28.5%.