On Air Late Lunch Howard Caine & Sarah Hendy | 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Festival of Motorcycling gearing up for start

It's just one week until the Festival of Motorcycling gets under way, with the Manx Grand Prix taking centre stage.

Entries for all the main races are at capacity, over-subscribed in fact, and around 80 newcomers from the likes of Europe, the USA and Australasia, will make their Mountain Course debuts.

An there will be a female deputy clerk of the course for the first time, two in fact, Ruth Costain and Lizzie Kinvig.

Lizzie says she's up for the challenge of her new role:


Clip 1

More from Isle of Man News