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Investing in the City: an opportunity to celebrate what we have and to shape the future of the Island’s capital.


That was the theme of the Mayor’s inaugural Business Breakfast this week as she urged the public and private sector to work together to unlock Douglas’ potential.

Douglas Borough Council has selected its Mayor for the forthcoming 2023-24 municipal year.


Douglas sets rate at 509p for 2023-24

Tuesday, 31 January 2023 10:16

Rate set against series of financial pressures, including inflation, soaring energy prices and considerable interest rates and Energy from Waste disposal fees.

Douglas Borough Council has paid tribute to a popular figure who devoted almost half a century of his life to the capital.

Douglas Borough Council is urging householders in the capital to get in touch if they are experiencing difficulty adapting to the new waste collection service.


Christmas will officially arrive in the capital this week!


The first ever Christmas City Lights event takes place on Thursday evening (24 November) with Snow, Santa, Shopping and seasonal cheer guaranteed.

The efforts of green—fingered Douglas residents to make the city a greener, more colourful place have been recognised in the Douglas in Bloom 2022 contest.

2022 Remembrance Sunday Service

Friday, 28 October 2022 16:46

The 2022 Douglas Borough Council Remembrance Sunday service will be held on Sunday November 13th.