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Horologist's work could boost tourism

Professor Ken Grattan

George Daniel's life celebrated at City University

A professor at City University of London believes the work of a former Island resident could intrigue many people to visit Manx shores.

Famous horologist Dr George Daniels spent most his life on the Isle of Man.

Hundreds attended a special event celebrating his life at the university this week - the place where Dr Daniels himself studied.

Professor Ken Grattan, the George Daniels Professor of Scientific Instrumentation, says the clock-maker's work puts the Island on the map:

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