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Governor praises Manx charity spirit

Official visit to Broadcasting House

The Lieutenant Governor has paid tribute to the 'inherent charity' of the Manx people, during an official media visit to Broadcasting House.

Sir Richard Gozney was reflecting on his first nine months of Island life, after taking up the post last May.

He's previously acted as a career ambassador in Swaziland, Indonesia, Nigeria and, most recently, as the crown Governor of Bermuda.

His Excellency says there are similarities in every Island nation - but praised the outstanding generosity of people he's met here:

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