[an error occurred while processing this directive]
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
On-Air Now
Listen Live
Facebook

Checks on bar staff not a priority says Minister

Thu, 27 Mar 2014


Introducing criminal record checks on prospective bar staff is not currently a priority.

That's according to the Home Affairs Minister who has responded to questioning from North Douglas MHK John Houghton.

He was asking if any licensing law amendments could be made to improve the standards required of a person looking for employment in a pub or club.

Juan Watterson says his department is currently embarking on a major review of the entire licensing act.
 


Media

  • Juan Watterson MHK

 

Subscribe to get Energy FM News direct to your mobile device

You can get Energy FM News delivered direct to your mobile device using one of the following methods.

  • In the Apple News App on iOS search for Energy FM IOM and then just add it to your favourites
  • In the Google News & Weather App just search for Energy FM and then add us as a customised section
  • If you use an RSS Reader then just add our feed to your app, click here for our news RSS feed