Why do we need a Governor?
The Charles Guard Series
Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021 - 29 minutes
A new Lieutenant Governor is sworn in to start his term of office on the Isle of Man. He can expect to be patron of over 100 Manx charities and societies, undertake receptions and host visits and fulfil some constitutional duties. But at a cost to the Manx taxpayer of two and a half million pounds for the five years, Charles Guard asks the question: Why do we need a Governor?