Tributes are being paid to commentator Maurice Mawdsley who has died.
A familiar voice at the TT – and the Southern 100 races – he passed away yesterday.
MHK Rob Callister has responsibility for tourism and motorsport – he says: “Maurice became synonymous with the TT and his commentary provided colour and detail […]
Air figures awaited after drop in sea numbers
Despite a dip in Isle of Man Steam Packet numbers over TT, the member with responsibility for the event at the Department for Enterprise is optimistic about overall numbers.
The Steam Packet has reported a drop of 2,500 passengers and 801 motorcycles this year […]
Initial figures promising, says DfE.
Initial evidence suggests fans have been spending more money this TT.
That’s according to the MHK responsible for motorsport in the Department for Enterprise.
Though official figures have yet to be published, Rob Callister says local economic indicators are positive – though the total number of visitors may have fallen slightly on last year.
It comes months after a government […]
Too early to comment says motorsport head
Changes to the way TT is run could be introduced following a serious incident during this year’s racing.
An investigation is continuing after Kent rider Steve Mercer was struck by an official course car after an incident in qualifying on Wednesday, 30 May.
It happened in the immediate […]