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  Cool Thread: MGP Delays
Post: RE: MGP Delays

I suspect you'll find that unless you listen to the radio or engage with social media, you'll miss stuff. On Monday there was a scheduled 0930 closure. It was then postponed an hour to 1030, then for...
taxman Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 6 1,588 31-08-2022, 02:12 PM
    Thread: Mcguinness
Post: RE: Mcguinness

Yup, he blew the engine up to the point that they couldn't fix it in time for the race.
taxman Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 1 1,283 30-08-2022, 01:33 PM
    Thread: Travel query
Post: RE: Travel query

Could try one of these https://www.citizencard.com/apply-for-a-...ard-online
taxman General Discussion 6 2,000 19-07-2022, 01:23 PM
    Thread: Travel query
Post: RE: Travel query

Try here donny https://www.easyjet.com/en/help/boarding...nformation
taxman General Discussion 6 2,000 18-07-2022, 05:31 PM
    Thread: Manx money
Post: RE: Manx money

Deffo OK Rich, we haven't gone placcy yet just as the Cap advises.
taxman General Discussion 16 3,696 01-06-2022, 12:01 AM
    Thread: ‘TT LOCK-IN’: 8 DAYS OF EXCLUSIVE DIGITAL CONTENT
Post: RE: ‘TT LOCK-IN’: 8 DAYS OF EXCLUSIVE DIGITAL CONT...

Manx Radio doing some stuff too Malcolm https://mmo.aiircdn.com/61/5ece5fe7c6160.pdf Yes, Taxman I put a link up a week or so ago on the Manx Radio TT2020 coverage, and for those who have forgott...
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 4 4,398 31-05-2020, 04:53 PM
    Thread: Not good!
Post: RE: Not good!

(26-05-2020, 04:21 PM)scaramanga Wrote: is there not a 3 year limit to place a personal injury claim As always scara, poor reporting. This isn't a new case. It was brought several years back. The C...
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 7,090 31-05-2020, 04:51 PM
    Thread: 2020 Festival of Motorcycling Regulations: All riders and teams must read
Post: RE: 2020 Festival of Motorcycling Regulations: All...

(19-03-2020, 07:13 PM)Revvin rich Wrote: Any idea what's happening about this years manx or is it still in the lap of the gods. No news at present Rich. It seems unlikely in the present circumstance...
taxman Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 11 10,706 26-03-2020, 10:57 AM
    Thread: Camping outside of tt fortnight
Post: RE: Camping outside of tt fortnight

Official Gov site may assist https://www.visitisleofman.com/stay/camp...motorhomes
taxman General Discussion 7 5,641 16-03-2020, 06:20 PM
    Thread: TT 2020 Cancelled
Post: TT 2020 Cancelled

https://www.manxradio.com/news/isle-of-m...cancelled/
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 1 3,065 16-03-2020, 06:17 PM
    Thread: New name found for a corner.
Post: RE: New name found for a corner.

Some more info here https://www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WMV0...sle_of_Man
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 18 18,010 04-02-2020, 06:44 PM
    Thread: Glen Lough camping.
Post: RE: Glen Lough camping.

Sorry Jan but I've not found anything yet. Roy Moore has promised he'll have a look through his collection so I'll follow up with him.
taxman General Discussion 6 5,951 18-11-2019, 02:57 PM
    Thread: Glen Lough camping.
Post: RE: Glen Lough camping.

There's a couple of facebook nostalgia pages. I'll have a look through later for you Jan.
taxman General Discussion 6 5,951 12-11-2019, 02:01 PM
    Thread: ACU official stands down in tracker row
Post: RE: ACU official stands down in tracker row

(12-09-2019, 06:33 PM)c iom tt Wrote: MM DID mention him by name at the original Inquest. SC is/was paid by the ACU.  Payscale came from a VERY reliable source. It will all come out in the wash. The...
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 12 13,282 13-09-2019, 01:11 PM
    Thread: ACU official stands down in tracker row
Post: RE: ACU official stands down in tracker row

I'm no SC fan nor am I his public defender however there've been a couple of things pop up in this thread which are not supported by the evidence. Firstly, the Coroner of Inquests didn't name SC as s...
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 12 13,282 12-09-2019, 01:51 PM
    Thread: A Message from the Orange Army
Post: RE: A Message from the Orange Army

I don't think its that bad numpty tbh. Saturday is always a struggle at MGP and the weather was against them too.  Sunday was simply that a number had other plans and left him a little short. It'll be...
taxman Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 2 3,873 19-08-2019, 01:27 PM
    Thread: Radio TT
Post: RE: Radio TT

(28-05-2019, 09:49 AM)Prilly Man Wrote: okay now , seems a bit more familiar this morning. Manx Telecom adds , Prodigy all sounds familiar In 2018 and earlier years the TT and FOM were large sportin...
taxman General Discussion 8 7,932 28-05-2019, 01:16 PM
    Thread: TT Live App.
Post: RE: TT live timing?

IOMTT.COM was run by Duke Marketing Limited in some form of partnership with the IOM Government. That partnership (as I understand it) has ended and the IOM Government has launched its own site https...
taxman General Discussion 54 47,598 22-05-2019, 01:08 PM
    Thread: TT Live App.
Post: RE: TT Live App.

(19-05-2019, 07:38 PM)veefour Wrote: I have found & tried signing in on the iom tt live 2019 app. but just get Server Error 403 - Access is denied !!  :huh: I'm told that the new app will be up ...
taxman General Discussion 54 47,598 22-05-2019, 01:02 PM
    Thread: Clinch's Leisure granted TT tent licence
Post: RE: Clinch's Leisure granted TT tent licence

(21-05-2019, 12:16 PM)chris4652009 Wrote: I'd read that the hooded ram weren't doing the beer tent down by the ferry terminal this year...I didn't think anyone was! Malcolm's post was from March and...
taxman General Discussion 4 5,077 21-05-2019, 12:47 PM
    Thread: Booking
Post: RE: Booking

(20-05-2019, 01:07 PM)c iom tt Wrote: It seems to get worse every year. The year before last, I spat my dummy and said I am not going after trying to get through on the home phone,my mobile, and try...
taxman General Discussion 18 12,153 20-05-2019, 01:12 PM
    Thread: Don't mention Manx Radio during radio coverage of the TT !!!!!
Post: RE: Don't mention Manx Radio during radio coverage...

(15-05-2019, 09:37 AM)Revvin rich Wrote: I'm a bit confused will there be a radio TT like it used to be and will we still be able to tune in to the commentary. Yes and yes. Its basically the same as...
taxman General Discussion 8 9,600 15-05-2019, 12:53 PM
    Thread: Marshals
Post: RE: Marshals

Privacy Policy is here https://www.iomttmarshals.com/legal/priv...icyrivgacy
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 3 14,686 02-05-2019, 01:18 PM
    Thread: Don't mention Manx Radio during radio coverage of the TT !!!!!
Post: RE: Don't mention Manx Radio during radio coverage...

Beats me HH. Try this one https://services.gov.im/freedom-of-information/search The request is dated 14 March 2019 and is called "Tender Manx Radio". They're stored in chronological order so its quit...
taxman General Discussion 8 9,600 02-05-2019, 01:11 PM
    Thread: Don't mention Manx Radio during radio coverage of the TT !!!!!
Post: RE: Don't mention Manx Radio during radio coverage...

A bit more info on this is now available through an FOI request https://iom.icasework.com/servlet/servle...2Skw%3D%3D
taxman General Discussion 8 9,600 01-05-2019, 01:23 PM
    Thread: Flying query
Post: RE: Flying query

Donny, as a regular flyer I can offer the following; Legal requirements There are none. The IOM is within the common travel area and no id is formally required. British Airways operate the route from...
taxman General Discussion 9 9,655 15-03-2019, 02:24 PM
    Thread: 2019 TT ferry invoice
Post: RE: 2019 TT ferry invoice

IOM Government regulate the fares and always have done. A like for like booking will be more expensive as the fares were increased by RPI/CPI inflation. The company are operating in the same way as m...
taxman General Discussion 12 11,807 26-02-2019, 02:13 PM
    Thread: TT organisers refuse to reveal contents of serious crash investigation
Post: RE: TT organisers refuse to reveal contents of ser...

This appeared this week on the listings for IOM Courts https://www.courts.im/media/2024/chancery.pdf If there's litigation then the details of the incident may come out in the wash.
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 6 8,078 13-02-2019, 02:25 PM
    Thread: Best/ cheapest Taxis
Post: RE: Best/ cheapest Taxis

Taxi fares are regulated by the Government. An operator may charge less than the regulated fare but not more. premium rates apply between 12.00am and 6.00am or on Sunday and public holidays. Taxi far...
taxman General Discussion 6 8,529 10-09-2018, 01:14 PM
    Thread: Statement regarding TT and Festival of Motorcycling Radio Broadcasting Contract
Post: RE: Statement regarding TT and Festival of Motorcy...

What a pickle. First of all, to set the scene, one of our dimwitted politicos has instigated yet another Parliamentary review of Manx Radio. A report has been published and Parliament will deliberate...
taxman General Discussion 12 12,038 05-09-2018, 01:17 PM
    Thread: 'Cross-over' between Classic TT and MGP events possible
Post: RE: 'Cross-over' between Classic TT and MGP events...

H2p I think you've misread this one. Callister is a bit of a clown, albeit a well intended one. He dived into IOM politics and still believes he can keep everyone happy. He's been getting lots of sti...
taxman Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 2 4,452 22-08-2018, 01:09 PM
    Thread: car crash
Post: RE: car crash

I'd heard that Nev - well done to all concerned.
taxman General Discussion 16 14,777 22-06-2018, 12:45 PM
    Thread: I'll come back again!
Post: RE: I'll come back again!

Great stuff Silja. I'll keep an eye out for you all.
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 10 19,559 18-05-2018, 01:06 PM
    Thread: Manx Ferries
Post: RE: Manx Ferries

Outside of TT, the IOM is like any other tourist destination. You can book a package holiday or you can book your travel and accommodation yourself separately. The Steam Packet will tailor make a hol...
taxman General Discussion 2 4,827 26-04-2018, 01:26 PM
    Thread: Public's help sought in quest to name greatest ever TT rider
Post: RE: Public's help sought in quest to name greatest...

I don't think it makes any odds really. IMHO its little more than a cynical attempt to boost web traffic for ITV to help them gauge the interest before selling advertising.
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 8 9,534 03-04-2018, 01:17 PM
    Thread: Planning permission sought for new pub during TT
Post: RE: Planning permission sought for new pub during ...

All things are relative Laverda. There's a big drive here to make the event pay for itself and the organisers will want a premium price for the pitch - a bit like an airport does. also the preferred s...
taxman General Discussion 7 8,085 01-03-2018, 02:26 PM
    Thread: How safe are bikes on the island
Post: RE: How safe are bikes on the island

(28-02-2018, 09:43 PM)warrior Wrote: I think the references to the Creek are that it ISNT a place to avoid, someone earlier mentioned it purely as an example of a busy pub where someone could stumbl...
taxman General Discussion 13 13,244 01-03-2018, 02:21 PM
    Thread: How safe are bikes on the island
Post: RE: How safe are bikes on the island

Very safe IMHO. I live here and have no issues about leaving my bike overnight anywhere without security devices attached other than the OEM bar lock (which are rubbish anyway). I may give known nigh...
taxman General Discussion 13 13,244 22-02-2018, 02:07 PM
    Thread: Planning permission sought for new pub during TT
Post: RE: Planning permission sought for new pub during ...

Shame that they've overlooked the TT Riders Association's 38th Milestone. http://ttra.co.uk/ttra-about.htm
taxman General Discussion 7 8,085 12-02-2018, 06:51 PM
    Thread: Eddie Christian (Sulby Glen Hotel) - R.I.P.
Post: RE: Eddie Christian (Sulby Glen Hotel) - R.I.P.

Eddie marshaled for 55 consecutive years before he retired. His contribution won't be forgotten easily. Funeral is at Ballaugh on 24 Jan @ 1145.
taxman General Discussion 5 7,289 16-01-2018, 07:00 PM
    Thread: HEYSHAM SEARCHES / ID
Post: RE: HEYSHAM SEARCHES / ID

ID was in connection with the Manchester bomb incident. security levels are now reduced slightly so its back to normal.
taxman General Discussion 14 20,927 02-06-2017, 01:51 PM
    Thread: Best network for roaming?
Post: RE: Best network for roaming?

The IOM is not part of the UK or EU for telecoms. Some UK networks have arranged deals but most haven't.
taxman General Discussion 7 9,367 01-06-2017, 12:10 PM
    Thread: Need a Visor on the island
Post: RE: Need a Visor on the island

In addition to the pop up shops Road and Track Motorcycles on Tynwald Street in Douglas are the IOM HJC stockist.
taxman General Discussion 3 6,140 01-06-2017, 12:09 PM
    Thread: Glamping security and power
Post: RE: Glamping security and power

(23-05-2017, 08:34 PM)c iom tt Wrote: How could the DED make Regency an ' Official TT partner' without doing due diligence? I'm not sure that a criminal VAT fraud would've shown up in any due dilige...
taxman General Discussion 17 20,630 26-05-2017, 01:45 PM
  Bell Thread: Glamping security and power
Post: RE: Glamping security and power

(23-05-2017, 09:09 PM)captainsparkledotcom Wrote: They certainly got a lot of stick on the old TT forum, something that i thought could have been instrumental in it being closed down. I'm told it wa...
taxman General Discussion 17 20,630 26-05-2017, 01:44 PM
    Thread: Mobile phone networks
Post: RE: Mobile phone networks

PAYG SIMs are widely available around the Island. Petrol Stations, Newsagents etc all stock both Manx Telecom and Sure. Beware roaming charges!! The IOM is not part of Europe so EU roaming rules don't...
taxman General Discussion 11 13,687 26-05-2017, 01:35 PM
    Thread: ATTENTION - ID required for sailings
Post: RE: ATTENTION - ID required for sailings

Guys, the requirement is from Lancs police and not the Steam Packet. I suspect they're looking for specific people and will settle for anything so licence etc should be fine.
taxman General Discussion 3 7,062 26-05-2017, 01:32 PM
    Thread: Ben my Chree
Post: RE: Ben my Chree

(22-05-2017, 10:01 PM)meridian Wrote: What's she like generally ? We travel on her from Heysham on Sunday 28th and it'll be our first time on her having always bagged Manannan A little more tradit...
taxman General Discussion 24 35,232 23-05-2017, 01:38 PM
    Thread: Real Ale / Cask Ale on the island.
Post: RE: Real Ale / Cask Ale on the island.

The Rovers Return, The Albert, The Old Market, The Hooded Ram - plus many more.
taxman General Discussion 7 9,249 22-05-2017, 02:01 PM
    Thread: New Isle of Man TT promoter has ambitious plans - but how will fans get here etc....
Post: RE: New Isle of Man TT promoter has ambitious plan...

(07-06-2016, 07:54 AM)sculptor Wrote: There was a German Ferry company wanted to do this a couple of years ago who met with unbelievable resistance to it.( I'll try and find some of their replies to...
taxman TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 24 55,671 01-08-2016, 02:53 PM