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Put The Festival Back In The TT Festival!!

198 Signatures Goal: 250

We, the undersigned, believe that the Isle of Man Government, and in particular the Department of Tourism & Leisure, fundamentally failed with regard to the organisation of the TT Festival 2009. We believe that the lack of street entertainment, big screen race TVs, fun fair and various other activities destroyed the festival atmosphere of TT 2009. Whilst the races continued to be exhilarating and enjoyable the overall festival was sorely lacking. Furthermore the attempts to force the Villa Marina upon the public as the only significant entertainment centre during the TT period has been a disaster. We believe that these missteps in the entertainment during the festival have had a significant negative impact on the perception of the festival amongst locals and visitors, and have reduced the economic benefits of the festival to local businesses. We demand that the government make a public commitment to return the TT to it's former glory in 2010. This should include: 1.)Returning the street entertainment to Douglas, including but not limited to stunt bikes and the large screen race TV 2.)Reviewing the return of the fun fair, including a review of a suitable location taking into account any local concerns 3.)Cease the attempts to force the Villa Marina on the Manx public as the only venue significant venue for entertainment on the island 4.)Actively promote and advertise the return of the â

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Signatures

  • 6 years ago
    kevin daly Ireland
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Dave Ward Isle of Man
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Phil Corkill Isle of Man
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Trevor Troth United Kingdom
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    gerry o sullivan Ireland
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Julie Egan Isle of Man
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Juan Cottier Isle of Man
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Kate Beecroft Isle of Man
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    H Haynes United Kingdom
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Phil Cottier Isle of Man
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    David Bartram United Kingdom
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Charlotte Jenner United Kingdom
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Jennifer Robson United Kingdom
    6 years ago
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    Sarah Baxter United Kingdom
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Mary Craine Isle of Man
    6 years ago
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