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Gove impressed by Manx business nous

Leave campaigner visits Island

A prominent Tory politician has praised the Isle of Man for its strong business community, in the wake of Brexit and international upheaval surrounding offshore jurisdictions.

Michael Gove was speaking at a black-tie dinner organised by the Isle of Man Sporting and Dining Club at the Palace Hotel last night.

The Surrey Heath MP and Vote Leave campaigner will be meeting Tynwald politicians later today.

He told Manx Radio the Island's resilience through uncertain times was impressive.

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