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Bushy's both busier and quieter this year

The Tides perform at Bushy's TT Village. Credit: Gary Weightman / Vannin Photos

Crowds fluctuate in dodgy weather

The owner of Bushy's says TT 2019 has been a bit of a strange one.

It's the second year the brewery has run its 'TT Village' in the Villa Marina gardens, bringing a festival atmosphere to proceedings with live bands on stage every evening and local food producers aplenty.

That's in addition to the famous beer tent, which spent the 20 years before last year's move in the Bottleneck car park near the Sea Terminal.

Martin Brunnschweiler says crowds this year have fluctuated a lot: