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RBS Chairman attends banks' reopenings

RBS Chairman Sir Howard Davies (left) and CEO Andrew McLaughlin (right) wth Regent Street branch manager and the chief minister

Fresh new look for two Douglas branches

The refurbishment of two popular Isle of Man Bank branches is being officially marked on Wednesday.

Both Regent Street and Athol Street have had major makeovers, including the removal of the ornate banking counter in the Athol Street branch.

It's hoped that can now be used in the refurbishment of the Gaiety Theatre.

The Regent Street branch was officially opened by Chief Minister Howard Quayle on Wednesday morning, in an open event attende by both RBS International CEO Andrew McLaughlin and RBS Chairman Sir Howard Davies.

Sir Howard said he was delighted to be back on what for him is an old stamping ground:

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