Relocation Events 2024

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Have you Relocated to the Isle of Man?

Come join us at our Relocation events, supported by HSBC Bank!

Locate is hosting a series of Relocation Events for people who have moved to the Isle of Man, so they can get together, share experiences and challenges, build friendships, and learn what the island has to offer. It is the perfect event for those who have recently relocated! In particular, if you are struggling with the transition or are not sure where to start when it comes to meeting new people. 

Find out about our upcoming relocation events below - Get involved!


1) Saturday 29th June - Tracks to Fynoderee. Supported by HSBC Bank. 

Event Details:

  • Date: Saturday 29th June 2024
  • Time: 5:30pm - 11:40pm

Explore the stunning landscape surrounding the Isle of Man as we travel on the Manx Electric Railway from Douglas to The Fyndoeree Distillery in Ramsey, which distills premium Manx spirits. At the Fyndoree Distillery, you will be welcomed with a drink and pizza, and then can indulge in all that the distillery has to offer! Meet us in Douglas or Ramsey at The Fynoderee Distillery for a night of laughter, local spirits, and lasting connections.


Tram times:

  • Arrive at Derby Castle Terminus, Douglas no later than 5:30pm for departure from Douglas at 5:40pm.
  • If you'd like to join us at Laxey, the tram will depart here at 6:10pm.
  • Leaving Ramsey at 10:25pm, the tram arrives at Laxey Station at 11:10pm, and Douglas, Derby Castle at 11:40pm. 

For alternative boarding locations, please request when ypu purchase your ticket.

Ticket Details:

  • Cost: £25.00
  • Inclusions: Return Manx Electrical Railway journey, welcome drink and food at The Fynoderee Distillery and Eventbrite fee.

IMPORTANT: If you have any allergies or intolerances, please state so when purchasing your ticket.


2) Saturday 7th September - Port St Mary Ramble. Supported by HSBC Bank. 

Event Details:

  • Date: Saturday 7th September 2024
  • Time: 12:00pm - 2:30pm

Join us for a leisurely stroll around Port St Mary, and enjoy the peaceful and tranquil surroundings. This ramble will be led by Ken and others from, who will immerse you in the local history the landscape has to offer. As we return, we will stop at the Albert Pub, for a well-deserved rest and refreshments.


Meeting Point and Route:

Port St Mary Commissioner's Office ( what3words: ///viciously.unpeeled.inspections)

Starting at the Commissioner's office, we will walk along the peaceful and scenic Port St. Mary catwalk and harbor towards Kallow Point. We will stop along the way to learn more about the landscape's history, stopping to examine the Dunkirk/WW2 memorials before venturing onto the beach to hunt for fossils! We conclude our journey by traveling along the scenic Raad Ny Foillan to Glen Chass. Lastly, our journey back will include a pit stop at the Albert pub for some well-deserved refreshments.

Please wear suitable footwear and clothing for this event. This walk has very little incline, making it suitable for most walkers.

Ticket Details

  • Cost: £5
  • Inclusions: Guided walk and Eventbrite fee

Limited spaces are available, so book your space now!

Feel free to share this invitation with others who have relocated to the Isle of Man.


3) Thursday 28th November - Festive Mingle. Supported by HSBC Bank. 

Event Details

  • Date: Thursday 28th November
  • Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm
  • Venue: Tea Junction, Douglas ( what3words: ///feed.linked.regard)

Join us for an evening filled with pre-Christmas cheer. This relocation event is the perfect way to bring in the true festive season.
Welcome drinks will be served at Tea Junction, Douglas, followed by a buffet, whilst you share your experiences of moving to the Isle of Man with others who have also taken the same journey.


Ticket details:

  • Cost: £15 per person
  • Inclusions: welcome drink, buffet and Eventbrite Fee

Limited spaces are available, so book your space swiftly!

Feel free to share this invitation with others who have relocated to the Isle of Man.



A note from HSBC Bank: 

We are delighted to support Locate Isle of Man with their 2024 relocation events. As a global business, we serve around 42 million customers worldwide through a network that covers 62 countries and territories, including the Isle of Man. Our reach and knowledge of these markets are unique, as is our ability to solve financial friction that people face as individuals and business owners when they move or operate in a new location. HSBC is proud to join Locate Isle of Man in welcoming people to the Island.

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