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House of Keys: power, parliament and the people

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Legislative Buildings

Main Entrance on Finch road

Finch Road

IM1 3PW Douglas

Isle of Man

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Join us to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the first popular election of the House of KeysJoin us to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the first popular election of the House of Keys at our one-day event:

House of Keys: power, parliament and the people

Find out more about the social and economic context of the events behind the Manx reform movements in the 18th and 19th centuries. Learn about the role individuals and institutions played in bringing about democratic reform and social change from our guest speakers:


  • Dr Kit Gawne 

  • Dr Robert Fyson

  • Dr Mike Hoy 

  • Mike Southall  

  • William Cain 

  • Prof. Peter Edge


Optional tour of the Chambers included.

Refreshments will be served throughout the day but please note that lunch will not be provided.

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Legislative Buildings

Main Entrance on Finch road

Finch Road

IM1 3PW Douglas

Isle of Man

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