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End of an era as Manx language nursery closes its doors

Facility blames regulations and cash concerns

A Manx language nursery which has closed its doors has been described as the ‘foundation stone’ to the work of an educational charity.

Mooinjer Veggey has shut its Braddan facility after 25 years.

It says the nursery has encouraged an interest in Manx language and culture for many young children and their families.

The nursery also sparked the campaign for a Manx middle school which resulted in the Bunscoill Ghaelgagh.

Phil Gawne is the finance director:

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