Rob CallisterCallister ponders general election 

Confidence in the current government administration is at an ‘all time low’.

That’s the view of one MHK who’s questioned whether a general election could be called.

It follows the sacking of Infrastructure Minister Chris Thomas and the chief minister’s decision to take on the department himself to ‘initiate a more rapid reform process’.

Onchan’s Rob Callister – who was also dismissed from his ministerial post last year by Alfred Cannan – says questions are now being asked:

Mr Cannan has told Manx Radio he doesn’t want to leave behind a ‘half empty administration’ that did not tackle the ‘critical issues’.