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    Thread: Day trips to the Manx Grand Prix
Post: Day trips to the Manx Grand Prix

Following on from bsa449's feedback on the IOMSPC one day excursion to the  S100 racing - link here: https://www.ttwebsite.com/forums/showthr...4#pid92484 There are day trips available for the Manx G...
Nasher Manx Grand Prix & Former Classic TT 1 367 20-07-2024, 09:47 AM
  Wink Thread: New Liverpool Ferry Terminal now in operation
Post: RE: New Liverpool Ferry Terminal now in operation

(02-07-2024, 11:13 AM)Chrisp955 Wrote: Looks a lot better then the old one. Which always reminds me of a Mc Donald's carpark . You should be ashamed of yourself!  Your comment is totally unfair........
Nasher General Discussion 4 921 03-07-2024, 08:18 AM
    Thread: New Liverpool Ferry Terminal now in operation
Post: New Liverpool Ferry Terminal now in operation

Gonna be using it in 51 days time for the Manx Grand Prix Link here: https://www.iomtoday.co.im/news/video-sh...MAIL_ID%5D
Nasher General Discussion 4 921 27-06-2024, 03:17 PM
    Thread: New Ferry Terminal now in operation
Post: New Ferry Terminal now in operation

Gonna be using it in 51 days time for the Manx Grand Prix Link here: https://www.iomtoday.co.im/news/video-sh...MAIL_ID%5D
Nasher General Discussion 0 147 27-06-2024, 03:16 PM
  Smile Thread: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?
Post: RE: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?

(15-06-2024, 09:48 AM)H2pots Wrote: Good post, fair points. It's interesting to take a look around you on the ferries. TT ferries have an age group of 40's on average, there's some younger and som...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 67 30,442 16-06-2024, 10:18 AM
    Thread: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?
Post: RE: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?

(13-06-2024, 09:26 PM)ian333 Wrote: The schedule had to change. Not everyone wants or has time to come to the island for a long time. New fans want to come and see what it is all about before going ...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 67 30,442 13-06-2024, 09:37 PM
    Thread: MGP 2025
Post: RE: MGP 2025

There doesn't seem to be a definitive date for the release of bookings I start looking on the website from about the 10th October - for this year it was the 8th of November 2023 Hope this helps
Nasher Manx Grand Prix & Former Classic TT 2 1,455 13-06-2024, 03:23 PM
    Thread: Not again
Post: RE: Not again

(13-06-2024, 01:02 PM)Chrisp955 Wrote: The Mrs has come back poorly and a few of our party have. They haven't done tests as there nothing to be gained in testing. The out come is the same cold flu o...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 11 3,052 13-06-2024, 02:54 PM
    Thread: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?
Post: RE: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?

(13-06-2024, 10:37 AM)Alfie Noakes Wrote: The whole event has to change / evolve and be marketable etc as we all age as for me there's one very important critical thing outside of insurance and H&am...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 67 30,442 13-06-2024, 12:05 PM
    Thread: Not again
Post: RE: Not again

I don't believe it Came back from TT 2022 with COVID Came back from MGP 2023 with COVID Just read this thread as I thought I had a cold - guess what, I've just tested positive for COVID Buggar!
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 11 3,052 13-06-2024, 11:45 AM
    Thread: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?
Post: RE: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?

(12-06-2024, 02:55 PM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: Re: 'prom entertainment' , I have often wondered did those that came over in the 40s & 50s (& 60s?) think 'what the hell is going on, this i...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 67 30,442 12-06-2024, 06:54 PM
    Thread: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?
Post: RE: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?

One surprisingly good thing, was the ACU WhatsApp feed Having spent every opportunity, with surveys etc. I always made the point of mentioning that in most communications they fail to communicate any...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 67 30,442 12-06-2024, 06:48 PM
    Thread: Radio TT
Post: RE: Radio TT

I only listen to radio TT for the race commentary and a bit of post race chat - that's more than enough for me IMHO: Certainly, many years ago Roy Moore was certainly an ok commentator and certainly ...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 11 4,016 12-06-2024, 06:39 PM
    Thread: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?
Post: RE: TT 2024 done.... What d'ya think of that then?

For me, it was another great 2 week trip - I would have preferred it to be a bit drier & warmer! No competitor fatalities, no road fatalities was extremely good news The TT needs to keep evolvin...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 67 30,442 11-06-2024, 01:20 PM
    Thread: Manx radio/Radio TT schedule for TT2024
Post: RE: Manx radio/Radio TT schedule for TT2024

(25-05-2024, 09:34 AM)H2pots Wrote: I wonder if the riders still shop at shoprite? Haha It's now Tesco, but not all the stores have been converted yet! My favourite was Kenny Everett's character Si...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 2 1,766 25-05-2024, 11:24 AM
    Thread: Local info for Heysham travellers
Post: RE: Local info for Heysham travellers

Thank you - much appreciated
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 5 2,814 25-05-2024, 08:48 AM
    Thread: TT weather
Post: RE: TT weather

Hmmm.... Methinks I might pack some Woolies as well at my T shirts and pulling pants!
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 18 12,574 23-05-2024, 11:07 AM
    Thread: TT weather
Post: RE: TT weather

Weather Forecasts are horoscopes with numbers 😀
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 18 12,574 23-05-2024, 09:13 AM
    Thread: Marshal numbers 'looking good' for TT 2024
Post: RE: Marshal numbers 'looking good' for TT 2024

Double good news: 1) Numbers a looking good 2) Younger people are getting involved
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 1 879 22-05-2024, 02:07 PM
    Thread: BOOKINGS NOW OPEN!
Post: RE: BOOKINGS NOW OPEN!

All done by 08:11 Got the same sailings as this year Sat 25th until Mon 9th The new system works Great - well done steam packet Now just gotta prep the bike and the motorhome for this year's trip!!...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 11 2,386 20-05-2024, 08:20 AM
    Thread: TT 2024... What's ya plans
Post: RE: TT 2024... What's ya plans

Over for 16 days to: Ride my motorbikes on the best race track in the universe Watch practice from the places that are usually really busy on race days If weather allows, watching every race from t...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 22 17,756 17-05-2024, 08:08 AM
    Thread: Not long now
Post: RE: Not long now

(12-05-2024, 11:21 PM)Multirider Wrote: It won't take another week for me. I leave on Sunday evening and arrive on the island on Monday evening. Is there a meeting of forum members on the island? I...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 12 12,228 13-05-2024, 03:43 PM
    Thread: Grandstand parking 'overhauled' for TT2024
Post: RE: Grandstand parking 'overhauled' for TT2024

(10-05-2024, 01:50 PM)Smokin Haddock Racing Wrote: I always thought the parking arrangements for visiting the paddock were really good.  Why have they changed it?  The new area for cars looks tiny. ...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 3 1,782 11-05-2024, 07:26 AM
  Wink Thread: Not long now
Post: RE: Not long now

Only 20 days to go - I'd best get my pulling pants washed, ironed & packed! :icon_biggrin:
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 12 12,228 09-05-2024, 10:04 PM
  Wink Thread: New course signs for TT 2024
Post: RE: New course signs for TT 2024

Cue lots of old people moaning that they don't like the new signs and they should bring back the old ones! :icon_biggrin:
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 14 11,325 09-05-2024, 07:49 AM
    Thread: Taxi Fares.
Post: RE: Taxi Fares.

Given it's the first rise since 2022, with high inflation and fuel price increases - a rise of just over 8.5% doesn't seem too unreasonable.....
Nasher General Discussion 3 1,591 24-04-2024, 05:35 PM
    Thread: TT launch show premieres tonight at 19:00
Post: RE: TT launch show premieres tonight at 19:00

(11-04-2024, 12:50 PM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: Had me wondering why they didn't live stream it, like they used to!  I think it was 2007, the last time we went to one. I think it might have to do ...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 2 786 16-04-2024, 10:00 AM
    Thread: TT launch show premieres tonight at 19:00
Post: TT launch show premieres tonight at 19:00

Road to 2024 - TT launch show - will premiere on Thursday 11 April at 7pm, exclusively, and for free on TT+ https://ttplus.iomttraces.com
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 2 786 11-04-2024, 11:42 AM
    Thread: Triumph unveil 'Slippery Sam' tribute
Post: RE: Triumph unveil 'Slippery Sam' tribute

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder..... ....that is one ugly motorbike!
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 6 1,924 27-03-2024, 08:39 AM
    Thread: New TT scoreboard 'not a priority'!
Post: RE: New TT scoreboard 'not a priority'!

(22-03-2024, 07:40 PM)Alfie Noakes Wrote: It's the very typical Manx Govt snide approach to the whole thing that has naffed me off - a well managed decline of the structure then demolish it on the s...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 4 2,031 22-03-2024, 08:18 PM
    Thread: New TT scoreboard 'not a priority'!
Post: RE: New TT scoreboard 'not a priority'!

Firstly, each to their own, but for me the old scoreboard was so slow to update (people writing on slates and the slates being put in place by scouts), it could only be seen by a very few people in th...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 4 2,031 22-03-2024, 05:31 PM
    Thread: Pedro Acosta on the TT
Post: Pedro Acosta on the TT

Pedro Acosta 19 year old double World champion an now MotoGP rider, when being interviewed by Natalie Quirke said: "because  (MotoGP) is the premier class, it's this and the Isle of Man are the bigges...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 1 1,270 10-03-2024, 07:01 PM
    Thread: As I age, I change, it seems
Post: RE: As I age, I change, it seems

(05-03-2024, 11:10 PM)billybookcase Wrote: I stopped going in 2006 after many years of biking and marshalling. Last year I went back in a camper van half way through race week but couldn’t get back ...
Nasher General Discussion 11 3,817 06-03-2024, 09:26 AM
    Thread: Steam Packet balance to be paid buy Thursday
Post: Steam Packet balance to be paid buy Thursday

Don't forget that you have until the 29th February (2 days to go) to pay the balance of your 2024 TT ferry bookings Unpaid TT deposit bookings will be released on sale on 11th March 2024 from 08:30...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 2 1,716 27-02-2024, 07:36 PM
    Thread: Liverpool port
Post: RE: Liverpool port

I really miss the good old days of riding up from Kent in the pouring rain on a Friday night, queuing for hours to get my tank pumped out and then queuing some more for the bike to be craned on to the...
Nasher General Discussion 6 2,595 21-02-2024, 08:53 PM
    Thread: Countdown
Post: RE: Countdown

Yippeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!!!
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 1 1,723 17-02-2024, 04:48 PM
    Thread: Garage space for a motorcycle for the summer
Post: RE: Garage space for a motorcycle for the summer

(15-02-2024, 07:05 PM)filmarine Wrote: Hi Chris, I have a safe garage in Onchan, that would likely suit your needs. Please pm me if interested.  Thanks. Thank you - PM sent
Nasher Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 3 980 17-02-2024, 11:12 AM
    Thread: Garage space for a motorcycle for the summer
Post: Garage space for a motorcycle for the summer

A bit of a long shot, but I'm looking for space in a garage for one of my classic race bikes for the summer Looking to drop the bike off in mid May and pick it up after the Manx Grand Prix Anywhere ...
Nasher Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 3 980 15-02-2024, 12:08 PM
    Thread: As I age, I change, it seems
Post: RE: As I age, I change, it seems

Fascinating subject and very subjective - each to their own I'm 69 years young and my mental age is somewhere in my late teens! My first TT was 1976 and first Manx in 1981 In my early TT/Manx year...
Nasher General Discussion 11 3,817 11-02-2024, 02:45 PM
    Thread: An important message to those who are attending the TT/Manx Grand Prix
Post: An important message to those who are attending th...

An important message to those who are attending the TT/Manx Grand Prix If you are planning to go to the Isle of Man riding motorcycles/mopeds (or any other vehicle) on L plates using a provisional li...
Nasher General Discussion 3 1,951 31-01-2024, 08:30 PM
    Thread: Southern 100 accomadation
Post: RE: Southern 100 accomadation

Not sure if they still do it but I stayed in King William's College in Castletown a few years back Simple room, brilliant breakfast and walking distance to the racing
Nasher Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 2 794 26-01-2024, 11:19 PM
    Thread: The Forum / The Future
Post: RE: The Forum / The Future

I concur with most on this, don't look at the front page (I use a shortcut to the "forum" page) I feel we should encourage more members to post 'news items' - massive thanks to those that already do ...
Nasher ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 84 34,924 09-01-2024, 01:50 PM
    Thread: 2023 Isle of Man TT Review on ITV4 tonight
Post: 2023 Isle of Man TT Review on ITV4 tonight

Well early tomorrow morning actually Two part review show at 01:40 and 02:45 Thursday morning 28th December
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 0 1,436 27-12-2023, 09:55 AM
    Thread: Xmas Wishes to all inmates
Post: RE: Xmas Wishes to all inmates

A Merry Christmas         and A Happy New Year Or Nodalig Llawen           a Blwyddyn Newydd Dda As we say in Wales from Nasher (157 days to go until my 2024 TT trip)
Nasher General Discussion 16 5,434 22-12-2023, 02:02 PM
    Thread: Miquando Homestay question
Post: RE: Miquando Homestay question

Link here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-...n-67409564
Nasher Accommodation (TT, S100 and MGP - Homestay) 4 1,345 09-12-2023, 04:29 PM
    Thread: Isle of Man Steam Packet TT 2024 Invoice
Post: Isle of Man Steam Packet TT 2024 Invoice

Just got an invoice email from the Steam Packet for my 2024 TT trip £490 for me and my motorhome (it was £465 last year, so an increase of just over 5%) Payable by 29th February 2024 For me it's 17...
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 2 3,059 30-11-2023, 03:07 PM
    Thread: 2024 TT+ pass available now
Post: RE: 2024 TT+ pass available now

If you buy it before Monday 27th November,you can use BLACKFRIDAY15 at the checkout for a 15% discount apparently.....
Nasher TT Related Posts (Only) 1 1,651 24-11-2023, 10:11 AM
    Thread: BSA 499 Connecting Rod
Post: RE: BSA 499 Connecting Rod

Assuming the rod is 350 US dollars and 50 for shipping, it will probably cost £400 delivered including duty (about £320 without duty) I regularly buy my spectacles from the states, sometimes I get ch...
Nasher General Discussion 3 1,605 19-11-2023, 09:50 AM
    Thread: Manx Grand Prix 2024 Steam Packet bookings available now
Post: RE: Manx Grand Prix 2024 Steam Packet bookings ava...

I'm retired and have a small motorhome so 2 and a bit weeks (Sat to Mon) at the TT and this year I had my (road registered) Classic Race Honda 350 K4 for blasting around the circuit (50mph limit every...
Nasher Manx Grand Prix & Former Classic TT 6 4,223 10-11-2023, 01:19 PM
    Thread: Manx Grand Prix 2024 Steam Packet bookings available now
Post: Manx Grand Prix 2024 Steam Packet bookings availab...

As the title says, 2024 Manx Grand Prix Steam Packet bookings are available online I just booked for 2 weeks and got a special offer of £378.50 for me and my motorhome (Standard fare is £510) Only 2...
Nasher Manx Grand Prix & Former Classic TT 6 4,223 08-11-2023, 09:29 AM