Farewell from Tynwald

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

 

Tributes paid to outgoing MHKs

Tynwald has concluded its July sitting - the last before September's general election.

This month's lengthy order paper, which contained 95 questions and almost 50 items of business, was tackled by members over three days.

The House of Keys will continue to sit until it is dissolved on Thursday, 11 August.

Newly-elected Tynwald President Steve Rodan concluded the session with a tribute to MHKs who are leaving politics - John Shimmin, Eddie Teare, Zac Hall, and, of course, Peter Karran: