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The 29 Most Isle Of Man Things That Have Ever Happened

Island life is harder than you think.

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2. This wholly unsurprising turn of events.

Broadway cinema has cancelled its showing due to the film not arriving in the post. #isleofmanproblems

3. Everything about this view.

Most Manx scene ever! #chipscheesegravy #ragingseastorm


5. And...well...when it didn't.

Trip home to the island where apparently they're in desperate need of sub editors. 🇮🇲

7. This tempting offer from Shoprite.


9. This crime that probably rings a bell.

#isleofmanproblems This place has gone to the dogs

10. Not being able to eat your lunch in peace.

Astounding lack of awareness regarding personal space. #seagull #isleofmanproblems


13. OK, maybe this is the Manxest of Manx problems.

I hate when your in ann summers getting stuff and you know someone in the shop so awkward! #isleofmanproblems

15. Though people do frequently underestimate just how bad Manx weather can get.

It's so foggy in Douglas that I've just genuinely driven past my own house. #iomproblems

16. Online dating, island style.

You know that #iomtt is over when... @iom_tt "There's no one new around you." #IslandLife #ManxProblems 😫🙊😈


17. Finding any way possible to troll those who are less than informed about the island.

Convincing my boyfriend there's a 25 min time difference in isle of man hahaha #iomproblems

20. Growing up on the island, you get a little too used to occurrences such as this.

Flybe just moved 7 people from the front of the plane to the back because we're a bit 'nose-heavy'...! 😳 #didthatjusthappen #IOMproblems


28. The time one of the island's many wild animals got loose.

There is a Jack Russell on the loose in Parliament Sq Ramsey