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T.T. Launch Next Week

Many of the top stars will be on the island next week for the official launch of T.T. 2012.

17-time winner John McGuinness tops the list alongside returning 14-time sidecar victor Dave Molyneux.

Many leading U.K., Irish and European journalists will be on the island to gather material to be able to set the scene ahead of the races.

Marian Kenny reports:-

Many of the Island's attractions will be used for photographs and interview locations.

After all the media work is finished, the launch will climax with a fans party at the Villa Marina next Wednesday evening starting at 7 o'clock.

The popular and free to attend event will be hosted by Manx Radio T.T.'s Tim Glover and Chris Kinley who will chat to all the leading contenders and high profile newcomers.

Riders set to attend include Michael Dunlop, Gary Johnson, Bruce Anstey, Cameron Donald, Conor Cummins, Ryan Farquhar, Ian Hutchinson and Guy Martin.

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