Paul Herbert CRAINE BA MA MPhil NPQH FRGS MLC
Address: Legislative Buildings, Finch Road, Douglas, IM1 3PW
Tel: 01624 685517
Address as: Mr Craine
Full title: Mr Paul Craine MLC
Born: Isle of Man
Education: Murrays Road (now
Scoill yn Jubilee), Douglas High School for Boys (Ballakermeen & St
Ninian’s), Liverpool University. BA Hons Geography (Liverpool University). MPhil “Population
and Taxation in the Isle of Man, 1960-80” (Liverpool University). PGCE
(Liverpool University). MA Education (Open University). NPQH (Open University).
Family: Late parents (Audrey and Arthur). Two brothers. Married to Ann for over 40 years. Two daughters and two
Career: Teacher of Geography
(Sutton High School, St Helens), Head of Geography and Assistant Headteacher
(Castle Rushen High School), Co-ordinating Adviser for Secondary Education
(Department of Education, Culture and Sport), Data Manager (Ballakermeen High
Public Service: Member of Marown Commissioners 2007 to 2016.
Interests: Population, Climate
Change, Development, Old Maps of the Isle of Man, Methodist Church, Islands,
Publications: Isle of Man Population Atlas (2016) – author and publisher.
Member of the Legislative Council 2021 to date.
Member of the
Standing Committee for the Business and Functioning of the Legislative Council
2021 to date.
Member of the Select Committee on Population Rebalancing 2022 to date.
Deputy Chair of the Climate Change Transformation Board 2022 to date.
First elected as Member of the Legislative Council on 23rd November 2021 for a term ending 28th February 2023.
Commonwealth Parliamentary Association
Member: Isle of Man Branch 2021 to date.