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Architectural Services – Poulsom Park

Expressions of Interest Architectural Services – Poulsom Park Castletown Town Commissioners are seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced architects to develop plans for the replacement of children’s play facilities in Poulsom Park. Early discussion has been held with with local charity and recognised play experts “Isle of Play” (www.isleofplay.im) and the Commissioners are now…
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Commissioners invite comment on proposed changes to Off Street parking provision.

Commissioners invite comment on proposed changes to Off Street parking provision. Due to increased demand for long stay car parking Castletown Town Commissioners are considering changing the way that chargeable off-street parking is provided in the towns off-street car parks through the amendments to the current Castletown (Off-Street) (Parking Place) Order. Central to these proposals…
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Rates Statement

Castletown Town Commissioners have announced a reduction in the Town Rate of 50p in the Pound, bringing rates to 291p in the pound. The reduction in the Town Rate is to be offset by the introduction of fixed refuse charge for domestic properties which will initially be set at £135. This will see the average…
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Christmas Arrangements

Happy Christmas from the Board and Staff of Castletown Town Commissioners. Please note that whilst core services will continue to be delivered, the Town Hall will now remain closed until 2nd January. Please report any issues on the office number, 825005 as Voicemail will be checked on regular basis or alternatively e-mail clerk@castletown.gov.im Housing rents…
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Chairman’s Christmas Newsletter

The Chairman Mr Colin Leather TC has produced a Christmas News Letter which can be downloaded via the link below. The Switch on details can be confirmed as follows: 15.15  Buchan School 15.45  Victoria Rd School 16.15  Town Band 16.50 Switch on 17.02 Fireworks 2018 Newsletter…
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Christmas Lights Switch On in Castletown

The Christmas Light switch on takes place on 1st December.  Christmas Market from 12 noon with entertainment starting at 4 pm.  The light switch on will be at 5 pm to be followed by a fireworks display.  Santa will be in his Grotto after the lights go on.    …
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Creative Network Winter Art Fair in the Town Hall

A number of artists are showcasing their talent with various items for sale.  These range from small cards and material items to fairly large ceramic and sculpture works.  Everybody is welcome Friday 9 November 7pm til 9pm, Saturday 10 November 10am til 4pm and Sunday 11 November 12 noon til 4pm…
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Arrangements for Remembrance Sunday

This years Act of Remembrance will assemble at the war memorial in the Market Square, Castletown at 10.55 on Sunday 11th November. For those wishing to take part in the the parade and preceding church service in the Arbory St Methodist church, the Parade to the church will assemble outside the Town Hall on Farrants…
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Statement of Accounts for Year ended 31st March 2018 are available for inspection.

Castletown Town Commissioners In accordance with the Audit Act 2006 and section 16 (1) of the Accounts and Audit Regulations 2007, I hereby give notice that the Auditors report for the year ended 31st March 2018 has been received and the accounts can be inspected at the Commissioners Office, Town Hall, Farrants Way, Castletown during…
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Poulsom Park – Tree Work

Work has commenced in Poulsom Park to implement the recommendations of a Formal Tree inspection and report commissioned by Castletown Town Commissioners. Please ensure that care is taken to observe any restricted areas that may be in operation whilst work is underway. A copy of the report is available via the link below. poulsom_park_report…
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