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Offline Mik3y

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Isle of Man 2020
« on: November 20, 2019, 02:46:12 PM »
Hi all,

Just wondering if there's anyone here that is planning to go to Isle of Man in 2020?

Thanks

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Re: Isle of Man 2020
« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2019, 03:56:27 PM »
To get a place on the ferry, you probably need to have booked straight after last year's event. Alternatively hope for a last minute place or pay big bucks to a tour company.

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Re: Isle of Man 2020
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2019, 07:03:30 PM »
I go every year , wouldn’t dream of missing it 👍

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Re: Isle of Man 2020
« Reply #3 on: November 20, 2019, 09:05:11 PM »
*Originally Posted by Bobbingbuoy [+]
I go every year , wouldn’t dream of missing it 👍

I assume you've got everything booked and planned 👌🙂

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Re: Isle of Man 2020
« Reply #4 on: November 20, 2019, 09:43:57 PM »
Nope , I always book in February when the tickets all come up for sale on the Facebook selling page ( when everybody who paid deposits the previous year realise they can’t afford to pay the balance before Feb 28th !!) there’s a group of 6 of us and we do it this way every single year. This year wasn’t even sold out upto the event si you could still get crossings from steampacket

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Re: Isle of Man 2020
« Reply #5 on: November 20, 2019, 10:54:09 PM »
Ahhh there's still hope! Thanks for the awesome tips

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Re: Isle of Man 2020
« Reply #6 on: November 21, 2019, 08:35:54 AM »
Yes, I am going, I have been every year since 1978, except 3.

I book for next year when the tickets go on sale in late May, usually around the 21st.

But as said above, you can always get cancelled tickets at the end of February.

Harder to find is accommodation, I can put you in touch with an agent if you like, he charges a premium but he always finds me something.

PM me if you want his details.

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Re: Isle of Man 2020
« Reply #7 on: November 21, 2019, 08:45:35 AM »
Still have my Martini Hailwood jacket from 78  :001:

 



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