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Call for accountability over out of service diesel locomotive

Ramsey MHK says government needs to be scrutinised over spending

Government needs to be held accountable over the second-hand diesel locomotive, which has been out of service for more than three years.

That's from Ramsey MHK Lawrie Hooper on the machine brought to the Island after Tynwald rejected a new one eight years ago.

It's something he says has highlighted a greater need for scrutiny over departmental spending.

And Mr Hooper says there needs to be some accountability: