Senior Race Day Schedule Released

Well with today’s weather being utterly crap, there has now been no racing since Wednesday afternoon. Hopefully tomorrow’s weather will be slightly less Manx and there are three, admittedly reduced, races scheduled. So here’s the latest plan for tomorrow: The course will close by 10am, with the now 2-lap Monster […]

TT Stereotypes: The Usual Suspects

Each year for two weeks, out of nowhere, we see the return of the classic TT stereotypes. There are a few, and you’re guaranteed to know someone who fits the bill of each one. Here we’ve listed the usual suspects… ‘Suzuki Steve’ TT’s answer to a ‘full kit w*nker*. Wears […]

Rider Dies During Qualifying

The following is a statement from race organisers. The Isle of Man TT Races are deeply saddened by the passing of Mark Purslow following an incident in this evening’s qualifying session for the 2022 Isle of Man TT Races. We would like to extend our deepest condolences to Mark’s family, […]

TT: Life Inside the Course…

While the Island gears up for the busiest fortnight of the year, where sitting on a hedge, being sunburnt to a crisp and drinking from plastic glasses is the norm. Can we just pause for a moment and spare a thought to the forgotten folk of the famous TT races… […]

Gef’s Daily Roundup

City Status The Chief and the Guvnor have welcomed the announcement that the island’s capital is now a city. Douglas was victorious in its bid to seek recognised city status as part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations. Alf Cannan said: ‘Douglas being named as one of the eight city […]

A Tragic Situation

The following is a statement from the Isle of Man Constabulary relating to the death of an Andreas woman last year. On 17th January 2021 James Hywel Price strangled and killed his mother at their home address in Andreas. Mr Price was arrested at the address and admitted what he had […]