Politicians enjoy Seychelles trip

Speaker and President visit islands

Three Manx parliamentarians are representing the Island at a biennial Commonwealth conference in the Seychelles this week.

Tynwald President Steve Rodan, Speaker of the House of Keys Juan Watterson and Clerk of Tynwald Roger Phillips join up to 180 delegates attending the Conference of Speakers and Presiding Officers, which runs until Saturday.

As part of the visit, Mr Rodan will make a presentation about the role of the Speaker in strengthening parliamentary diplomacy.

Delegates will discuss a raft of other issues, including 'fake news' and online security.

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