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Chief says prom is a "disgrace" and needs rejuvenating

The Douglas Promenade is an "absolute disgrace" and needs rejuvenation.

That's the message from the Chief Minister regarding bold plans by the Department of Infrastructure - set to cost the taxpayer around £21 million. 
 
The expense of moving horse tram tracks alone would fetch a £3.5 million price tag. 
 
DoI proposals are on public display at the Sea Terminal. 
 
Allan Bell says the cost and inconvenience are necessary sacrifices: 
 
 
If it gains approval in planning, works for the scheme will start in November. 
 
Estimated to take between three and five years, Mr Bell says it's time for change: 

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