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Mrs Natalie Byron-Teare has been elected to serve as the Mayor of Douglas for the 2023-24 municipal year.

Statement on Isle of Man Local Government Superannuation Scheme

Councillor Claire Wells has been re-elected as Leader of Douglas Council.Mrs Wells, who represents the Douglas South constituency, will continue in the position until 2025.

The Chairs and make-up of various Council committees for the 2023-2025 municipal term were also chosen at a special meeting of the local authority yesterday afternoon (Wednesday).

Honorary Freeman Accolade for Paul Cowin

Friday, 28 April 2023 16:20

The highest honour that Douglas Council can bestow has been awarded posthumously to a figure who devoted almost half a century of his life to the capital.

The race is on to become the first ever Douglas City Customer Service Champion.

Investing in the City: an opportunity to celebrate what we have and to shape the future of the Island’s capital.


That was the theme of the Mayor’s inaugural Business Breakfast this week as she urged the public and private sector to work together to unlock Douglas’ potential.

Douglas Borough Council has selected its Mayor for the forthcoming 2023-24 municipal year.


Douglas sets rate at 509p for 2023-24

Tuesday, 31 January 2023 10:16

Rate set against series of financial pressures, including inflation, soaring energy prices and considerable interest rates and Energy from Waste disposal fees.