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Boris' kipper delivery 'symbol' for Island's role

Kippers sent to new Prime Minister to remind of impact on fishing industry

The chairman of the Liberal Vannin Party believes it's important to ensure representation for the Isle of Man now that the UK has a new-look Government.

The party sent a parcel of Manx kippers to welcome Boris Johnson - a nod to the now infamous moment the new PM waved the fish during a hustings event.

Michael Josem hopes the gift also reminds the former London Mayor that his Brexit negotiations will have an impact on the Island's fishing industry and small businesses.

He says it's vital that Westminster understands the Island's position:

You can watch the full interview, live on Manx Radio's Mandate programme with Alex Wotton, here:

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