Sara Richards

25th April 2019

2018 Passenger Survey Report now available

Follow the link: https://www.gov.im/categories/travel-traffic-and-motoring/passenger-survey Some of the Key Points The number of visitors during 2018 increased by 0.8% to 308,263. Resident travel increased by 0.2% to 382,993. For both residents and visitors, all increases are accounted for by a rise in air travel of 5.2%. Total sea travel in 2018 fell by -6.0%. The number of non-business visitors staying in paid accommodation decreased very slightly by -0.7%. Business visitors to the Island have increased significantly by 10.1%. Business visitors travelling by air increased by 24.0%, while business visitors by sea have decreased by -31.8%. The estimated total expenditure by visitors to […]
5th January 2019

January DfE Events

What’s on in January? EAST DROP IN SESSION Wednesday 16th January 2019 2pm – 7pm Best Western Palace Hotel & Casino, Central Promenade, Douglas These sessions will provide an opportunity for the team to answer questions, queries and provide information and assistance you may require to assist your business. Book a 15 minute one-to-one session with a member of the team if you wish to discuss something more specific or simply drop in any time between 2pm – 7pm EQUALITY ACT INFORMATION SESSION Wednesday 30th January 2019  6pm – 7:30pm iMuseum, Kingswood Grove, Douglas  The first phase of the Equality Act 2017 comes into […]
20th December 2018

Accommodation Registration for 2019

Once again it will soon be time for all visitor accommodation providers to register with the DfE for the 2019 season. So, in preparation….is your Fire Risk Assessment up to date? Follow the link if you need any information and/or assistance. https://www.visitisleofman.com/trade/business-hub/policies-procedures/fire-regulations  
5th December 2018

VIOM in the East: Drop In & Networking Session 16th January 2019

The Visit Isle of Man team are continuing with their programme of visiting towns around the Island over winter 18/19 to host drop-in & networking sessions. The next session will be held for Eastern businesses and residents on Wednesday 16th January 2019, 2-7pm at Best Western Palace Hotel, Central Promenade, Douglas. These sessions will provide an opportunity for the team to answer questions, queries and provide information and assistance you may require to assist your business. Members can book a 15 minutes one-to-one session with a member of the team if they wish to discuss something more specific. This is […]