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Delve into Ballasalla in Isle of Man!

Ballasalla in the region of is a city in Isle of Man - some 7 mi (or 11 km) South-West of Douglas, the country's capital.

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Current time in Ballasalla is now 05:37 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Isle of Man" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Sheffield, Rhuddlan, Oxford, Newtownabbey, Manchester or Crosby. While being here, make sure to check out Santon, Saint Marks, Ronaldsway, Foxdale, Derbyhaven and Ballabeg as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Journey to the Isle of (no)Man TT 2009 M...

04:57 min ( December 21, 2009 by nomzis)
Views: 842 - Rating: 5/5

No other race comes close! a bit of me at the start too! please don't get put off. Rate and enjoy yourself. PS. my 1st ever wheelie at 0:17 (accidental)

Landing at Isle of Man Airport British ...

02:33 min ( July 08, 2012 by Christian1213)
Views: 883 - Rating: 5/5

Arriving at IOM as BA3282 from London City, on a British Airways SAAB 2000 operated by Eastern Airways for BA CityFlyer


Viking passes Laxey on 30 March 2008

01:28 min ( March 30, 2008 by jennywiom)
Views: 2,230 - Rating: 4/5

Viking passes Laxey at 14.30, running an hour late on her Belfast to Douglas service, having delayed her outward journey until the weather moderated

Manx2 com Fleet | Departing Ronaldsway I...

02:44 min ( June 29, 2012 by ronaldswayspotter10)
Views: 515 - Rating: 3.90909/5

Manx2's Jetstream 31, Dornier 228 and one of their Let410's all departing from Ronaldsway to their selected destinations on a windy Sunday afternoon on june 24th. I will be going on a spotting trip to...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Ballasalla during the next days.

28
May
2019

Colourful Pattern Play ★★★ Fun Printmaking Using A Gel Printing Plate

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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22
Jul
2019

Firestarter Festival IoM 2019

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Isle Of Man Sells Pro Training Goalkeeper Camp

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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24
Jul
2019

Kids Pottery Boot Camp - 3 Days Of Ceramic Making Goodness!

Beginning: 08:45 am (08:45).
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29
Jul
2019

Summer Boot Camp 1 - A Whole Week Of Arty Fun!

Beginning: 08:45 am (08:45).
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12
Aug
2019

Summer Bootcamp 2: More Arty Fun, Fun, Fun!

Beginning: 08:45 am (08:45).
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20
Aug
2019

★  Beautiful Oops Mini Canvas - Mini Canvas Art Workshop

Beginning: 02:30 pm (14:30).
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09
Sep
2019

Capturing Nature In Our Sacred Space *****3 Day Art Retreat

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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12
Sep
2019

Printmaking Beginners And Improvers - Adult Art Workshop ** Thursday Evening

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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13
Sep
2019

Printmaking Beginners And Improvers - Adult Art Workshop **Friday Morning

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Rushen Abbey

Rushen Abbey was an abbey on the Isle of Man, located near Ballasalla. Originally home for monks of the Savignac order, it soon came under Cistercian control and remained so until its dissolution. The abbey is located two miles from Castle Rushen; the most important political entity on the island in medieval times. The abbey was founded in 1134, under King Olaf I's control. He granted the land to Savignac monks from Furness Abbey.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.1, -4.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Christian monasteries established in the 12th century, Cistercian monasteries, Religious organizations established in the 1130s, Visitor attractions in the Isle of Man

Castletown Metropolitan F.C

Castletown Metropolitan F.C. are a football club from Castletown on the Isle of Man. They compete in the Isle of Man Football League and wear a red and white kit. They play their home games at Malew Road in Castletown.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.1, -4.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1904 establishments in the Isle of Man, Football clubs in the Isle of Man

King William's College

King William's College (Colleish Ree Illiam in Manx) is an International Baccalaureate HMC independent school for ages 3 to 18, situated near Castletown on the Isle of Man. The College is located on two sites in Castletown; the senior school occupies a campus which has pride of place on the shore of Castletown Bay, while The Buchan School, the College's preparatory school, is located in the Westhill part of Castletown, some two miles from the main campus.

More reading: King William's College homepage
Located at 54.1, -4.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1833, People educated at King William's College, Schools in the Isle of Man, Schools with Combined Cadet Forces

Langness Peninsula

Langness is a peninsula which protrudes nearly two kilometres from the south eastern extremity of the Isle of Man. Signifying a cape or extended promontory, Langness literally means long promontory in Old Norse. At one time an island, Langness was eventually joined to the mainland by the movement and deposition of material along Castletown Bay to form a tombolo. The small community of Derbyhaven is situated on this strip of land which lies close to Castletown.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.1, -4.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Former islands, Landforms of the Isle of Man, Tombolos

St Michael's Isle

St Michael's Isle (Manx: Ellan Noo Mael or Ynnys Vaayl), popularly referred to as Fort Island, is an island of the Isle of Man in Malew parish, noted for its attractive ruins. It covers an area of 5.14 hectares, is about 400 metres long from west to east, and is connected to the Langness Peninsula, Derbyhaven by a narrow causeway. The island itself is made of rocky slate and the soil is very acidic. Nevertheless, it is has important communities of maritime plants.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.1, -4.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Islands of the Isle of Man