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Pandemic shows Manx families 'one rainy day from wipeout'

MHK calls for fresh look at economy and employment

There needs to be a fresh look at the Island's economy and employment situations following the coronavirus pandemic.

That's from Douglas Central MHK Chris Thomas, who is asking Tynwald to consider a number of new measures relating to the government's response to Covid-19.

He raised concerns over communication with the public, including the sending of letters to those who are shielding, and on whether or not to exercise during lockdown.

Mr Thomas says the outbreak has revealed change is needed:

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