Paul Weatherall, MHK Candidate for Ayre and Michael on Housing

Housing — Nests & Nest Eggs The Island’s Housing Strategy is divorced from the reality of housing need. Liberal Vannin will campaign for an Island-wide policy to provide affordable, suitable and sustainable housing to meet the needs of Manx residents. In particular, an improved first time buyer’s scheme is urgently needed.In Ayre & Michael, the …

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Liberal Vannin Attending Tynwald Fair

Liberal Vannin are looking forward to welcoming Tynwald Fair-goers to their stand on Monday, July 5th. You can find out all about the Party, what we stand for and meet our MHK candidates. Michael Josem, candidate for Douglas East and Paul Weatherall, for Ayre & Michael will be in attendance to talk to constituents and …

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Paul Weatherall, MHK Candidate for Ayre & Michael on School and College

Child care & pre-school provision in Ayre & Michael are vital for families with working parents and we are fortunate in having facilities in Andreas, Jurby, Kirk Michael and Sulby. I will support measures to make child care more affordable and ensure that parents continue to have access to high quality services as close to …

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Paul Weatherall, MHK Candidate for Ayre & Michael on the Rural & ‘Blue’ Economy

Although farming and commercial fishing only accounts for around 2% of the Manx economy, both are vital components for our food security. Farm subsidies are food subsidies, benefitting us all, not just farmers. They also both play important roles in the social and cultural fabric of the Island. The rural landscape that we all love …

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To Beamans or not to Beamans?

Paul Weatherall, Liberal Vannin Candidate for MHK in Ayre & Michael, challenges the Government to be more radical, when it considers the Beamans report into the Department of Infrastructure. He awarded the report a B- for effort in meeting CoMin’s expectations but said it amounted to rearranging the deckchairs, rather than attempting to deliver real …

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Paul Weatherall, MHK Candidate for Ayre & Michael on Climate Change – A Green New Deal

Our retiring government can be commended for declaring a ‘climate change emergency’ in 2019 and commissioning James Curran to produce his report, showing us the way forward. However, they have left the important decisions to those about to take over the reins. If elected, I will be arguing for a target based approach in key …

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Paul Weatherall, MHK Candidate – Ayre & Michael, on Health & Social Care / Manx Care

I am extremely grateful and full of admiration for the devoted people who have provided our health and social care services and  cared for us  during the covid pandemic. Thank you all! The next administration will need to ensure that Manx Care is more resilient if we face a similar situation in the future. The  …

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Paul Weatherall, MHK Candidate, Ayre & Michael reveals Manifesto timescale

Over the next few weeks I will gradually release sections of my manifesto, prior to complete publication and distribution to every household, during the official election campaign period in September. The joint Liberal Vannin manifesto statement common to all candidates, will concentrate on the key themes: Jobs; Fairness; Open Government; Freedom. My personal manifesto will …

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