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Explore Douglas in Isle of Man.

Douglas in the region of with it's 26,218 inhabitants is a place in Isle of Man and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Douglas in Isle of Man

Current time in Douglas is now 09:57 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Isle of Man" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sheffield, Ruthin, Rhuddlan, Oxford, Manchester or Ballasalla. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Union Mills, Port Soderick, Onchan, Kirk Braddon and Douglas. We saw 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

8°C / 47 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 1017.3 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 16 km/h (10 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 23rd of February 2017
Moderate rain, strong breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Friday, 24th of February 2017
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 10°C (49 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Heavy intensity rain, strong breeze, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)

Videos

Stunt Bike Show at Douglas (Isle of Man)...

08:14 min ( August 13, 2012 by SirJO74)
Views: 709 - Rating: 5/5

02. Spettacolo serale di stuntman in moto a Douglas, durante il Tourist Trophy 2012. TT Mayhem by Monster Energy. Stunt bike show by evening in Douglas, during the Tourist Trophy weeks 2012. TT Mayhem...

Landing at the Douglas harbour (Isle of ...

02:14 min ( August 11, 2012 by SirJO74)
Views: 142 - Rating: 5/5

28. - 9:45pm Sbarco al porto di Douglas (Isola di Man) per il Tourist Trophy 2012. Moto: Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré 2012 Nave: Manannan della Steam Packet Company Landing Douglas harbour (Isle of ...


Peaceful North Quay Douglas Isle of Man

04:52 min ( October 19, 2011 by Manksview)
Views: 260 - Rating: 5/5

Need a place for a peaceful stroll in Douglas, try North Quay. Mid-morning on a friday in August 2011 and all is peace and quiet. The place to enjoy a quiet stroll by the the harbour

On-board Douglas-Colby (Isle of Man) dur...

21:32 min ( August 11, 2012 by SirJO74)
Views: 600 - Rating: 0/5

28. On-board dal porto di Douglas a Colby (Isola di Man), a bordo di una Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré durante il Tourist Trophy 2012. On-board from Douglas harbour, to Colby (Isle of Man), riding a ...


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Upcomming Local Events

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

24
Feb
2017

Royal Opera Live: The Sleeping Beauty

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Birkenhead Scouts Gang Show - 50th Anniversary Show

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02
Mar
2017

Digital Marketing Course - March

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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03
Mar
2017

NT Live: Hedda Gabler

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04
Mar
2017

The Fabulous Ceri Dupree Show

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14
Mar
2017

Isle Of Man Regional Conference

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17
Mar
2017

Bolshoi Ballet Live: A Contemporary Evening

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18
Mar
2017

Legally Blonde The Musical: Manx Operatic Society

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22
Mar
2017

Digital Marketing Course - April

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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24
Mar
2017

Royal Opera Live: Madama Butterfly

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Interesting facts about this location

Legislative Council of the Isle of Man

The Legislative Council (Manx: Yn Choonceil Slattyssagh) is the upper chamber of Tynwald, the legislature of the Isle of Man. It consists of eleven Members: Eight members elected by the Keys Three ex officio members: The Bishop of Sodor and Man The President of Tynwald (casting vote) The Attorney General (non-voting) The MLCs are elected by the House of Keys by secret ballot for a term of 4 years. Four retire every 2 years, so four MLCs are elected at a time.

More reading: Legislative Council of the Isle of Man homepage
Located at 54.15, -4.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Government of the Isle of Man, Isle of Man, National upper houses, Politics of the Isle of Man, Tynwald

House of Keys

The House of Keys (Manx: Kiare as Feed) is the directly elected lower branch of Tynwald, the parliament of the Isle of Man, the other branch being the Legislative Council.

More reading: House of Keys homepage
Located at 54.15, -4.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Isle of Man, National lower houses, Tynwald

Tynwald

The Tynwald, or more formally, the High Court of Tynwald is the legislature of the Isle of Man. It is claimed to be the oldest continuous parliamentary body in the world, consisting of the directly elected House of Keys and the indirectly chosen Legislative Council. The Houses sit jointly, on Tynwald Day at St John's for largely ceremonial purposes, and usually once a month in the Legislative Buildings in Douglas.

More reading: Tynwald homepage
Located at 54.15, -4.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:979 establishments, Bicameral legislatures, Dependency legislatures, Isle of Man, Parliaments by country, Ting, Tynwald

Isle of Man

The Isle of Man, otherwise known simply as Mann, is a self-governing British Crown Dependency, located in the Irish Sea between the islands of Great Britain and Ireland within the British Isles. The head of state is Queen Elizabeth II, who holds the title of Lord of Mann. The Lord of Mann is represented by a Lieutenant Governor, but its foreign relations and defence are the responsibility of the British Government.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 54.15, -4.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:British Islands, Celtic culture, Celtic nations, Celtic toponyms, Crown dependencies, English-speaking countries and territories, Former Norwegian colonies, Island countries, Islands of the Isle of Man, Isle of Man, Post towns in the Crown Dependencies

Isle of Man TT

The International Isle of Man TT (Tourist Trophy) Race is a motorcycle racing event held on the Isle of Man and was for many years the most prestigious motorcycle race in the world. The event was part of the FIM Motorcycle Grand Prix World Championship during the period 1949–1976 before being transferred to the United Kingdom after safety concerns and run by the FIM as the British Grand Prix for the 1977 season.

More reading: Isle of Man TT homepage
Located at 54.15, -4.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Isle of Man TT

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