Manx Whale and Dolphin Watch Show!

Manx Whale and Dolphin Watch Show!

MWDW is proud to present our first ever Whale and Dolphin Show! You are promised an exciting and informative weekend learning all about the incredible large marine animals which inhabit Manx waters. Internationally renowned Andy Peters from the Whale Workshop will be...

Summary of public sightings May-September 2017

This is a summary of sightings logged on the website between May and September 2017 inclusive. All sightings are opportunistic (seen by chance) from members of the public. What a fantastic community of reporters we have here! Please note that number of individuals may...
Thank you Zurich!

Thank you Zurich!

We would like to say a huge thank you to Zurich International Life for raising a tremendous £959.56 through staff dress down days. We were blown away to receive such a large donation. What a fantastic effort! Thank...

Could you be a Trustee?

The 2nd Annual General Meeting of Manx Whale and Dolphin Watch will take place on Thursday 26th October at 7 pm at Peel Sailing Club. Anyone is welcome, but only members can vote. We are looking for 2 Trustees to join our committee and become an integral part of our...
Minke whale bonanza

Minke whale bonanza

Over this past week, hundreds of Manx residents have had the pleasure of watching a very special and unusual number of Minke whales, extremely close inshore along Marine drive and within Douglas bay.  The whales first made their appearance on Monday 11th September...
Humpback whale seen off the Manx coastline

Humpback whale seen off the Manx coastline

A rarely seen Humpback whale was spotted on 4th August travelling from Niarbyl to the Calf of Man, where it was photographed by holidaymaker Andrew McGonnell who saw the animal from the coastline at The Sound. The whale was seen leaping clear of the surface, blowing...