Search Results
Post Author Forum Replies Views Posted [asc]
    Thread: Classic TT Race entries - Reminder(s) - Entries Now Closed
Post: RE: Classic TT Race entries - Reminder(s) - Entrie...

Any chance of letting the riders know if they have been accepted? Isnt the TT in June?
MV Classic TT 7 4,012 22-06-2013, 01:34 PM
    Thread: TT Flights
Post: TT Flights

Does anyone know anything about the flights for TT 2013? I normally book for the following TT during August So far Flybe have not shown a 2013 timetable online I have also checked all airlines with ...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 0 2,615 11-09-2012, 12:44 PM
    Thread: Spirit of the Manx
Post: Spirit of the Manx

I must be one of many who was delighted to see Stephen "Cargo" Carr get his first replica at last during this years races Not only that but he was part of the winning MMC team as well Then, by no mea...
MV Information, Press Releases etc and your comments 3 1,661 11-09-2012, 12:36 PM
    Thread: oldies on here
Post: RE: oldies on here

(27-08-2012, 09:25 AM)pykey08 Wrote: it seems with all the social networking sites the regulars on here seem to go elsewhere can we have a roll call malcolm please? I am still here occasiuonally!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 14 18,718 11-09-2012, 12:19 PM
    Thread: Official TT Programme for 2010 TT Races Goes on Sale from 17th May
Post: RE: Official TT Programme for 2010 TT Races Goes o...

I got mine by post Am I the only one who doesnt think its worth £12 this time?
MV Information, Press Releases etc and your comments 1 1,023 19-05-2010, 11:31 AM
    Thread: Sulby Glen Hotel forecourt a prohibited zone?
Post: Sulby Glen Hotel forecourt a prohibited zone?

This is a very sad day for those of us who have based large parts of the TT around this famous old watering hole
MV Information, Press Releases etc and your comments 0 608 19-05-2010, 11:30 AM
    Thread: Sulby Glen Hotel forecourt a prohibited zone?
Post: Sulby Glen Hotel forecourt a prohibited zone?

This is a very sad day for those of us who have based large parts of the TT around this famous old watering hole
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 7 11,630 19-05-2010, 11:30 AM
    Thread: This site,
Post: RE: This site,

I think your words of peace are admirable Ian but yoiu will find there has been to much said on here and aside for us to go back where we were when I joined I still visit here but it isnt the same an...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 30 44,908 29-09-2009, 04:08 PM
    Thread: MGPSC - many thanks
Post: RE: MGPSC - many thanks

I for one thoroughly enjoyed your exhibition Bill It was informative, extremely interesting and had a delightful quirkyness at time I NEVER DREAMT I would be in it!!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 4 7,856 29-09-2009, 04:04 PM
    Thread: This site,
Post: RE: This site,

(23-09-2009, 08:22 PM)Stella Wrote: Yes i do Pykey, and i dont think the reply from George, whoever he is ? will do too much to attract further replies, hence the apparent lack of response. Good re...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 30 44,908 27-09-2009, 04:24 PM
    Thread: TTFAN in Hospital
Post: RE: TTFAN in Hospital

(12-07-2009, 04:46 PM)John Foster Wrote: Best wishes for a speedy recovery, Ian. I appreciate that it's painful enough being a Geordie at this time, thanks to Mike Ashley, without the extra that yo...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 28 42,154 13-07-2009, 12:02 PM
    Thread: The Maidstone Kid Remembered
Post: RE: The Maidstone Kid Remembered

I second what you say Malcolm He was a hero of mine, too One of the best "King of Brands" in my opinion I also remember what Bill and Mike got up to as "playboys" Didnt Bill write off a Ferrari on th...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 13 26,857 13-07-2009, 11:57 AM
    Thread: TTFAN in Hospital
Post: RE: TTFAN in Hospital

please pass on MY regards and best wishes to Ian for a speedy recovery
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 28 42,154 11-07-2009, 04:00 PM
    Thread: TT 09 Wheres the party?
Post: RE: TT 09 Wheres the party?

Well said Hilary! I agree with if soem guys want this as part of their enteryainment, fair enough Just not as part of the TT festival
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 25 36,428 13-06-2009, 08:21 PM
    Thread: TT 09 Wheres the party?
Post: RE: TT 09 Wheres the party?

I havent booked for next year for a couple of reasons but I have to say that this year has been disppointing Its not what it was for me Douglas seemed very flat I will be sad to stop but the changes h...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 25 36,428 11-06-2009, 07:02 PM
    Thread: What's wrong with riders now-a-days?
Post: RE: What's wrong with riders now-a-days?

I think we have long past the Tourist Trophy days i felt this 2 years ago when I heard it said on manx Radio that the course is almost there, menaing that the rubber had to be paid down like a short c...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 35 47,357 10-06-2009, 07:37 PM
    Thread: ITV coverage
Post: RE: ITV coverage

I love the new coverage, mostly! My only tiny grumble is that I feel we get too much of rider closeups and rear views But the other stuff makes up for it
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 33 39,402 09-06-2009, 11:03 PM
    Thread: TTXGP
Post: RE: TTXGP

Well said that man! I think at least one fancied runner didnt make the start today, suprisingly I wouildnt be at all suprised at 90+ average in the race
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 157 244,767 09-06-2009, 05:15 PM
    Thread: TTXGP
Post: RE: TTXGP

Well I have just witnessed the first TTXGP practice and it went well 102 on Sulby straight and and average of 80+ is a great start and what a reception from spectators!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 157 244,767 09-06-2009, 04:54 PM
    Thread: Bill Snellings TT photo exhibition
Post: RE: Bill Snellings TT photo exhibition

TT tails? No, that the cattery!!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 2 4,443 03-06-2009, 03:31 PM
    Thread: Bill Snellings TT photo exhibition
Post: Bill Snellings TT photo exhibition

I took the trouble to seek out the venue at which Bill is hosting this exhibition of TT photos It isnt easy to find unless you know the area You take the road next to Blacks Fireplaces, opposite where...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 2 4,443 03-06-2009, 03:29 PM
    Thread: NORTON NEWS
Post: RE: NORTON NEWS

I was in the paddock this morning and caught the sight (and oh so wonderful sound) of the Mortn being worked on and reeeeeeeeeeved. Wow It didnt seem to me that the guys were very happy with it, but c...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 15 17,715 03-06-2009, 03:22 PM
    Thread: Not photographing this year
Post: RE: Not photographing this year

Sorry to hear this Boakesey I wont be getting to the planned get together as am not too mobile but look out for me in the Sulby Wishing you strength
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 6 9,792 02-06-2009, 09:32 PM
    Thread: NORTON NEWS
Post: RE: NORTON NEWS

Er ask young Dunlop and stand well back!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 15 17,715 02-06-2009, 09:29 PM
    Thread: Early morning
Post: RE: Early morning

My mempries of morning practice are many and varied Being on Bray Hill was and still is a huge favourite! But on a personal level, I clearly remember coming long the prom, in the dark and drawing alon...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 8 10,068 02-06-2009, 09:25 PM
    Thread: WHERE'S BUSHEYS TENT ?
Post: RE: WHERE'S BUSHEYS TENT ?

Come on Cargo Nobody took my comment seriously! Actually, I have been feeling a bit lacking this year It all seems to be so slow taking off I am sure I will feel differently come saturday morning, ...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 9 12,797 28-05-2009, 09:43 PM
    Thread: TT 09
Post: RE: TT 09

Lets hope for a good, safe and successful event this year Take care out there and have fun!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 3 5,719 28-05-2009, 03:58 PM
    Thread: WHERE'S BUSHEYS TENT ?
Post: RE: WHERE'S BUSHEYS TENT ?

Didnt you hear Ian? Its been cancelled due to lack of interest
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 9 12,797 28-05-2009, 03:56 PM
    Thread: Two weeks to go
Post: RE: Two weeks to go

Bill Snelling Wrote:This MV's van, as it will feature in the Laxey photo exhibition. Be seeing you soon! [Image: http://i203.photobucket.com/albums/aa222...CF4229.jpg] Thank you for that Bill and I h...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 12 15,081 24-05-2009, 07:40 AM
    Thread: Two weeks to go
Post: RE: Two weeks to go

Michael Wrote:Now it's only one week and the feeling starts. Tickets are all here, bike is ready. So we can start to the "Gruseleck". Have a safe journey to the Isle of Man. Michael Hi Michael (from ...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 12 15,081 24-05-2009, 07:39 AM
    Thread: USB Internet dongle
Post: RE: USB Internet dongle

sorry Pat Its a technical IT word for a "thingy!" Dongles have been around in various shapes and sizes for quite a few years In simple terms they are small self contained plugin computer hardware devi...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 8 12,217 22-05-2009, 07:41 AM
    Thread: USB Internet dongle
Post: RE: USB Internet dongle

I should have explained I know about Internet Cafes and the like in Douglas, but I am staying in my usual cottage near SULBY Bridge A bit of a trek to downtown Douglas! Thanks for trying though chaps
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 8 12,217 21-05-2009, 03:19 PM
    Thread: USB Internet dongle
Post: USB Internet dongle

I know i am a sad old begger, but does anyone on the Island (or a regular visitor) know of a good deal for a Pay as you go USB Internet dongle? It has to be a short term, no contract deal
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 8 12,217 20-05-2009, 12:58 PM
    Thread: Manannan arrives
Post: RE: Manannan arrives

I do normally share your cynicism, but I also believe that THIS delay was genuinely due to needing calm weather to carry out certain procedures (I cant believe I am staning up for the Racket!) Have y...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 4 7,101 18-05-2009, 03:36 PM
    Thread: Two weeks to go
Post: RE: Two weeks to go

Hi Pat Its good to hear from you Pat and good to see to your enthusiastic support for the TT is as strong as ever!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 12 15,081 17-05-2009, 03:33 PM
    Thread: Two weeks to go
Post: RE: Two weeks to go

Thanks Jan! Will enjoy it for you It rather looks as i we are talking to ourselves here!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 12 15,081 17-05-2009, 11:44 AM
    Thread: Two weeks to go
Post: Two weeks to go

Its very quiet in here given that we are so close to the big fortnight! Pamela and I are due to cross on Manannan on the 30th now less than 2 weeks away We were just getting in the mood by discussing...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 12 15,081 17-05-2009, 09:22 AM
    Thread: I O M TT 09
Post: RE: I O M TT 09

I second that my man! See you in the paddock?
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 4 7,069 12-05-2009, 06:27 PM
    Thread: TTwebsite exclusive
Post: RE: TTwebsite exclusive

Cargo its good news that YOU are keen, but I am rather suprised that someone of your calibre took so long to catch on? Whereas us "leading edge early adoptors" saw the potential straight away! I am ...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 1 3,748 11-05-2009, 01:18 PM
    Thread: Manannan arrives
Post: Manannan arrives

Well it all seems a step closer now! http://www.manxradio.com/newsread.aspx?id=35554
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 4 7,101 11-05-2009, 01:13 PM
    Thread: DCLUCIE get well soon
Post: RE: DCLUCIE get well soon

Well done that man! Will look out for you at the pre TT
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 14 16,075 11-05-2009, 01:12 PM
    Thread: Valentino Rossi to attend 2009 Isle of Man TT Races
Post: RE: Valentino Rossi to attend 2009 Isle of Man TT ...

Hi Nick I hope you are well? Your response is an interesting one and closer to my own I cant believe that anyone could be so negative about Valentino coming to the TT I believe him to be a genuine r...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 48 68,580 05-05-2009, 04:27 PM
    Thread: Valentino Rossi to attend 2009 Isle of Man TT Races
Post: RE: Valentino Rossi to attend 2009 Isle of Man TT ...

NickJ Wrote:Well ladies and gentlemen, my view on VR's visit to the Island? I am SO impressed that Valentino is coming over. In a busy Moto GP schedule he could so easily have taken the weekend off an...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 48 68,580 05-05-2009, 04:23 PM
    Thread: Valentino Rossi to attend 2009 Isle of Man TT Races
Post: RE: Valentino Rossi to attend 2009 Isle of Man TT ...

That IS good news!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 48 68,580 29-04-2009, 11:46 AM
    Thread: DCLUCIE get well soon
Post: RE: DCLUCIE get well soon

Get well soon We miss your posts!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 14 16,075 26-04-2009, 05:18 PM
    Thread: Thom Family in Marathon Appreciation
Post: RE: Thom Family in Marathon Appreciation

What a moving story What amazing folk, the road race community!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 3 7,732 18-04-2009, 02:31 PM
    Thread: Spread the news!
Post: RE: Spread the news!

I think I would pay £20 for Cookstown! Thanks to Cargo, I have been privileged to witness this spectacle Its not right that it is free People pay upwards of £38 to watch Arsenal for 90 minutes On ...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 2 4,758 18-04-2009, 02:29 PM
    Thread: Steam Packet boat race
Post: RE: Steam Packet boat race

Nice one John!
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 3 5,497 18-04-2009, 02:25 PM
    Thread: Steam Packet boat race
Post: Steam Packet boat race

The Steam Packet never fail, do they? I understand from Mr Woodwards blog that they are "expecting to start Manannan in service on 22nd May, 2 weeks before TT Thats a week before we are due to sail o...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 3 5,497 18-04-2009, 12:20 PM
    Thread: Well done Mr Sprayson
Post: RE: Well done Mr Sprayson

Indeed, Sprayson is one of those names, isnt it? Synonimous with frames and welding I am jealous of you and your talk Ian But, then again, I am quite jealous of a lot of your memories though very h...
MV TT Related Posts (Only) 6 10,070 16-04-2009, 02:20 PM