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    Thread: Covid - The TT variant
Post: RE: Covid - The TT variant

Yep, Tested positive the day after I got back (Monday13th) Everything ached, trouble breathing, coughing, etc Just tested again & still positive, but feeling a bit better (sitting around the hou...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 1,842 20-06-2022, 09:28 AM
    Thread: Ferry prices
Post: RE: Ferry prices

Here is a link to the Steam Packet Maximum Standard Tariffs https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=w...ycqN3Xy5Sc TT time you are likely to pay the maximum (obviously) At other times, various ...
Nasher General Discussion 5 1,031 17-06-2022, 07:22 PM
    Thread: Where did we watch.
Post: RE: Where did we watch.

Grandstand for Sunday's opening practice - £5 - Food stalls, toilets, etc (obviously) My eyesight is not so good, so it was a good place to check out who was riding what, as I struggle to read the num...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 18 3,000 17-06-2022, 06:41 PM
    Thread: Last visit next year.
Post: RE: Last visit next year.

(16-06-2022, 07:55 PM)Spartacus Wrote: That is the kind of attitude I expected. Put up or shut up. (16-06-2022, 07:58 PM)Spartacus Wrote: I think it is time for The Steam Packet to start allocatin...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 20 2,610 17-06-2022, 12:00 PM
    Thread: Last visit next year.
Post: RE: Last visit next year.

(15-06-2022, 09:26 PM)excollier Wrote: Jeepers, I remember Yates's Wine Lodge too......am I"that" old now? Yes 😀 Although as a Gixer 1000R riding 67 year old, I consider myself as an "Up-Cycled Tee...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 20 2,610 16-06-2022, 06:54 AM
    Thread: Last visit next year.
Post: RE: Last visit next year.

The prices quoted are typical for any major sporting event Prices will find their own level, if no-one buys a £6 burger the price will come down - it's down to supply & demand As someone who in...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 20 2,610 15-06-2022, 07:07 AM
    Thread: Radio TT returning with new look for TT 2022
Post: RE: Radio TT returning with new look for TT 2022

For me, the first race days commentary was a bit patchy with Steve Day not realising the difference between leading and leading on the road. But the overall coverage was still way better than I've hea...
Nasher Information, Press Releases etc & Your Comments 5 704 08-06-2022, 08:52 PM
    Thread: Radio TT starts ...tomorrow! (28th May)
Post: RE: Radio TT starts ...tomorrow! (28th May)

(27-05-2022, 11:53 AM)DaveTye131 Wrote: Can't wait - Will be my go to listening for the next few weeks... I will make it over one year but until that time this feels as close as I can get :-) Hope ...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 3,423 27-05-2022, 12:12 PM
    Thread: TT 2023 Booked!
Post: RE: TT 2023 Booked!

Booking online at 08:27 (I have a motorhome, so has to be from Heysham) I got to select my outgoing, I could not get the return sailing (fully booked) but when I tried for a different date, their syst...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 23 5,573 23-05-2022, 11:43 AM
    Thread: TT Programme now available
Post: TT Programme now available

Link here: https://www.energyfm.net/cms/news_story_722959.html Only ten quid!
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 10,328 11-05-2022, 10:51 AM
    Thread: TT Radio commentary
Post: RE: TT Radio commentary

(08-05-2022, 10:26 AM)SeaCol Wrote: Does anyone know if the radio commentary will still be mainly on AM and will the radio ear pods still be for sale. My old AM radio has ceased to function. I perso...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 14 10,846 10-05-2022, 12:13 PM
    Thread: TT Radio commentary
Post: RE: TT Radio commentary

Link here: https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_f...%2As%2As-R
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 14 10,846 09-05-2022, 12:36 PM
    Thread: Viewing at The Bungalow
Post: RE: Viewing at The Bungalow

I have been a regular visitor to the TT & MGP since 1976 and have spent more race days at the Bungalow than all the other places put together - I love it up there😀 If the weather is good it's br...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 7 10,626 27-04-2022, 08:19 PM
    Thread: Apologies Again
Post: RE: Apologies Again

Best wishes to you Malcolm - get well soon mate
Nasher ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 28 3,070 21-03-2022, 06:57 PM
    Thread: Temperature rising on the island as TT changes are announced.
Post: RE: Temperature rising on the island as TT changes...

Quite frankly, I think the article is just reactions gleaned from social media posts and very poorly researched IMO many of these social media posts are written by people who haven't bothered to read...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 15 10,813 24-02-2022, 06:01 PM
    Thread: TT Fan Park 'will give greater access for spectators'
Post: RE: TT Fan Park 'will give greater access for spec...

(23-01-2022, 01:37 PM)ian333 Wrote: Like it or not, you have to put on an all consuming ‘show’ these days. There are not enough crusty oily grizzly biker fans to replace the old ones. Too many oppor...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 7 1,866 23-01-2022, 10:41 PM
    Thread: Happy New Year One and All
Post: RE: Happy New Year One and All

Blwyddyn Newydd Dda - as we say in Wales
Nasher ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 5 1,257 01-01-2022, 10:30 AM
    Thread: Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year from Silja in Sweden!
Post: RE: Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year from Silja ...

Silja, Nadolig Llawen a Blwyddyn Newydd Dda - as we say in Wales
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 3 2,532 19-12-2021, 05:36 PM
    Thread: Seasons Greetings
Post: RE: Seasons Greetings

Nadolig Llawen a Blwyddyn Newydd Dda - as we say in Wales
Nasher ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 13 2,685 19-12-2021, 05:34 PM
    Thread: Forum Recommendations
Post: RE: Forum Recommendations

(09-09-2021, 11:09 AM)SILJA Wrote: See my second enclosed picture above. Where shall I type the the confirmation code? Can't find where to type. Suggestions? In the grey box to the left of "Refresh ...
Nasher General Discussion 26 8,289 09-09-2021, 11:20 AM
    Thread: Future of TT Website
Post: RE: Future of TT Website

Malcolm, Thank you very much for all your hard work and effort in setting up & maintaining this excellent forum over the years I wish you well in the future and sincerely hope your health impro...
Nasher ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 55 17,565 30-08-2021, 03:25 PM
    Thread: Travel
Post: RE: Travel

I popped over for 5 days of blasting on my Gixer 1000R a couple of weeks ago You’ll need your 'covid passport' to prove you've had both jabs, fill in a landing form within 48 hours before you travel ...
Nasher General Discussion 2 2,056 15-08-2021, 12:51 PM
    Thread: out of Action For A Wee While.
Post: RE: out of Action For A Wee While.

Best wishes - get well soon mate
Nasher ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 23 8,685 26-07-2021, 09:02 AM
    Thread: Today I would be......
Post: Today I would be......

Today, like many of you, I would normally be loading up my motohome with a motorcycle (and unicycle, obviously) to catch the overnight ferry to the Isle of Man - sadly, but understandably, not happeni...
Nasher General Discussion 7 4,291 28-05-2021, 11:40 AM
    Thread: Easter Match Races
Post: RE: Easter Match Races

(02-04-2021, 08:05 PM)dommyman Wrote: I was a Marshal at Brands Hatch in those days and vividly remember the Match Races.  It was great that we won, but to see the American dirt trackers on the tarm...
Nasher Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 5 2,342 05-04-2021, 10:16 AM
    Thread: Some Information the New Ferry
Post: Some Information the New Ferry

http://www.iomtoday.co.im/article.cfm?id...Ek2et0iO58
Nasher General Discussion 3 2,790 19-03-2021, 01:31 PM
    Thread: Steam packet options for Classic TT / MGP Bookings
Post: Steam packet options for Classic TT / MGP Bookings

Received an email today from the Isle of Man Steam Packet regarding options for my Classic/MGP booking (the process is the same as before, with options to keep your sailing, move it to the 2022 even...
Nasher Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 1 1,969 16-03-2021, 04:26 PM
    Thread: Happy New Year 20/21
Post: RE: Happy New Year 20/21

Well I was very worried about Brexit last night I read the entire 1,246 pages of the agreement and there was no mention of my concerns anywhere With trepidation, I went to bed last night, hoping for...
Nasher General Discussion 9 4,396 01-01-2021, 01:08 PM
    Thread: Seasons Geetings 2020
Post: RE: Seasons Geetings 2020

Me: Santa, what is love? Santa: Did you ever smell Castrol R & burning rubber? Me: Not this year! Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year  / Nadolig Llawen a Blwyddyn Newydd Dda
Nasher General Discussion 21 10,542 24-12-2020, 09:25 AM
    Thread: New member
Post: RE: New member

Welcome Sprocket - fingers crossed that the Classic TT/Manx Grand Prix goes ahead in 2021 Only 254 days to go (not that I'm counting 🙂)
Nasher General Discussion 9 5,370 10-12-2020, 12:16 PM
    Thread: Steam Packet options for TT 2021 (originally 2020) bookings
Post: Steam Packet options for TT 2021 (originally 2020)...

Just had an email from the Steam Packet with options for: 1) Keep sailings for 2021 in the hope of travel restriction are lifted (TT cancelled) 2) Transfer to equivalent sailings for TT 2022 (my ch...
Nasher General Discussion 1 2,164 07-12-2020, 08:05 PM
    Thread: ISLE OF MAN GOVERNMENT CONFIRMS CANCELLATION OF 2021 ISLE OF MAN TT RACES
Post: RE: ISLE OF MAN GOVERNMENT CONFIRMS CANCELLATION O...

I'm absolutely gutted - but fully understand the reasons behind cancellation Gonna move my booking to 2022 Fingers crossed the 2020 Classic TT & Manx goes ahead (already booked & paid for!)
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 2 2,419 30-11-2020, 05:44 PM
    Thread: What do you have in your shed ? (And keep it to bikes)
Post: RE: What do you have in your shed ? (And keep it t...

Honda 350 K4 race bike that I restored Yamaha TZ/RD 350 hybrid race bike that I'm restoring Royal Enfield Continental GT535 - to go to the cafe on Suzuki GSX-R 1000R - the latest Gixer thou is a st...
Nasher General Discussion 17 8,304 01-11-2020, 11:31 PM
    Thread: MALCOLMS BIRTHDAY
Post: RE: MALCOLMS BIRTHDAY

Happy Birthday - have a great day!
Nasher General Discussion 14 6,397 30-10-2020, 04:11 PM
    Thread: Thruxton clash with TT Superbike Saturday in 2021
Post: RE: Thruxton clash with TT Superbike Saturday in 2...

I agree, but I thought that was agreed in the mid seventies - so 45 years ago - a lot has happened since then
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 5,467 29-10-2020, 04:10 PM
    Thread: Aprilia RS660
Post: RE: Aprilia RS660

The Supersport 300 class has homologated machines which include a cb500 honda, 390 KTM, etc There are rules governing rev limits to make each bike competitive (Scot Smart did lot of the work on this)...
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 8,554 29-10-2020, 04:03 PM
    Thread: Aprilia RS660
Post: RE: Aprilia RS660

Personally, I think that the Supersport 300 class should replace the supertwins at the TT But each to their own......
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 8,554 28-10-2020, 07:59 PM
    Thread: Scouts to say farewell to TT scoreboard
Post: RE: Scouts to say farewell to TT scoreboard

Link here to the background & future plans https://m.youtube.com/watch?fbclid=IwAR3...PjRkY7Idfw
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 23 11,541 09-10-2020, 10:15 AM
    Thread: Unbelievable!
Post: RE: Unbelievable!

Only 247 days to go before the TT and 331 for the Classic/MGP Not that I'm counting 🙂
Nasher General Discussion 5 4,383 24-09-2020, 08:19 AM
    Thread: Classic TT 2021
Post: RE: Classic TT 2021

That's what I've got booked - see you there🙂
Nasher Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 6 8,481 21-07-2020, 02:32 PM
    Thread: What if...
Post: RE: What if...

I'm sure Gary Thompson and his team would have worked their magic and come up with a solution as they did in 2019
Nasher TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 3 4,194 13-06-2020, 02:29 PM
  Big Grin Thread: Not happy...
Post: RE: Not happy...

I would have been heading out this evening for my 02:00 Heysham sailing But I'm not struggling with not going - the cancellation announcement was made 10 weeks ago, I accepted the decision and moved ...
Nasher General Discussion 15 9,292 29-05-2020, 08:03 AM
    Thread: Steam packet options for Classic TT / MGP Bookings
Post: Steam packet options for Classic TT / MGP Bookings

Had an email from the Steam Packet today offering a full refund, equivalent sailings for next year, or keeping the existing booking (same as TT offer) I'm all booked for next year
Nasher Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 3 3,962 12-05-2020, 06:38 PM
    Thread: CONFIRMED - CLASSIC TT AND MANX GRAND PRIX CANCELLED
Post: RE: CONFIRMED - CLASSIC TT AND MANX GRAND PRIX CA...

Info here on Steam Pack response for those booked: https://www.steam-packet.com/information...HRzDkfFKaE
Nasher Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 1 2,266 04-05-2020, 07:35 PM
    Thread: Steam Packet options for TT 2020 bookings
Post: RE: Steam Packet options for TT 2020 bookings

You may need to copy the link and then paste it into your browser
Nasher General Discussion 10 6,424 29-04-2020, 08:14 AM
    Thread: Steam Packet options for TT 2020 bookings
Post: RE: Steam Packet options for TT 2020 bookings

I suppose they have to offer option 1 (keep existing sailings) for travellers who still wants to be on/off the island for whatever reason - although, I'm not sure the current travel restrictions allow...
Nasher General Discussion 10 6,424 28-04-2020, 07:24 PM
  Smile Thread: Steam Packet options for TT 2020 bookings
Post: Steam Packet options for TT 2020 bookings

As expected, I have just received an email from the Isle of Man Steam Packet regarding options for my TT 2020 sailings The 3 options were: Keep current booking​ Transfer booking to next years TT...
Nasher General Discussion 10 6,424 28-04-2020, 02:09 PM
    Thread: tickets
Post: RE: tickets

Thanks Chris - only 414 days to go (not that I'm counting 🙂)
Nasher General Discussion 5 4,365 10-04-2020, 10:36 AM
    Thread: tickets
Post: RE: tickets

No, not yet, but I'm planning to do the same It'll save the hassle of booking next years crossings 🙂
Nasher General Discussion 5 4,365 09-04-2020, 10:02 PM
    Thread: 2020 Festival of Motorcycling Regulations: All riders and teams must read
Post: RE: 2020 Festival of Motorcycling Regulations: All...

As posted above, probably a decision will be made at the end of May/beginning of June My view is that if it goes ahead - great🙂 (personally, I don't think it will🙁) If it's cancelled, but travel r...
Nasher Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 11 9,620 08-04-2020, 06:06 PM