Main Features Interviews Forums Links Contacts

Visitor Information
News Features
Classic Section
TT History
TT Map
TT Fun Page

Ladies In Racing

Listen To The TT Here
The latest news from the Isle of Man
Join the TT Supporters Cleb

Practice Week: Aug 21 - Aug 27
Race Week: Aug 28 - Sept 3
Practice Week: May 28 - June 1
Race Week: June 2 - June 8
Thinking Of Using Your Mobile On Island, Then Check Here For Some Important Information From Manx Telecom, Before You Travel.  Click Here....
AGM of the Manx Grand Prix Supporters Club announce committee changes:
Author TTwebsite
Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015 8:49 pm
AGM of the Manx Grand Prix Supporters Club announce committee changes:
 Following the recent AGM, the club wishes to announce the following committee changes:

Sally Wallis has decided to 'retire' after 26 years on the committee as Membership Secretary and Honorary Treasurer.

Wally Kneale has stepped down as Chairman but will continue on the committee as Vice Chairman.

Allan Brew was elected Chairman, Carole Moreton becomes Honorary Treasurer and Janine Brew elected onto the committee taking on the role of Membership Secretary. Andy Moreton and Bill Robinson were re-elected to the committee and Lea Robinson continues as Secretary.

In his new role as club Chairman, Allan Brew wishes Sally all the best in her 'retirement' and said that the Manx Grand Prix Supporters Club owes Sally a huge debt of gratitude for all the years and time that she and her late husband Vern Wallis had given to the club. Sally will be sorely missed, but I know that I can always call by for any help or advice and hopefully one of Sally's famous cakes !

Allan also wanted to thank Wally Kneale for his fantastic work over the last two years, when he stepped into the role of club chairman under very difficult circumstances, when the previous chairman, Bob Taylor passed away in November 2013. Allan also said that he was very relieved when Wally decided to continue on the committee as Vice Chairman.

The Manx Grand Prix Supporters Club celebrated its 40th Anniversary this year, 2015 and was initially formed to ensure that a rescue helicopter was on standby throughout practice and race weeks for the Manx Grand Prix. To date it has donated in excess of £750.000 to the Manx Motor Cycle Club, ensuring not only that the helicopter is in the skies during the MGP, helping with the purchase of other vital medical equipment and also helping any injured competitors with early financial assistance as they recuperate.

All the money raised by the Supporters’ Club comes through donations from the public, both during the MGP and throughout the rest of the year. The Club organises a host of activities, from sponsored walks to pass-the-bucket collections, from tea and cake sales and the annual mhelliah held at the Sulby Glen Hotel.


TTwebsite cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of views or information provided by users of the forums. All views and information expressed in users postings represent the opinions of the users concerned and do not necessarily represent the views of TTwebsite.
© All content TT Website