Wednesday, November 21, 2018
You are here: Isle of Man > Isle of Man News
Isle of Man News
General News
Minister calls on farmers to tidy up before the TT 4 May 2007

Agriculture Minister Phil Gawne has today called on farmers to do all they can to ensure our TT visitors have a great experience at this year’s event, by making sure their farms look their best.

“I am asking all of the Island’s farmers to go the extra mile this year in preparing for our visitors” explained Mr Gawne. “We have a beautiful countryside and it would be a shame if even a few farms looked scruffy in the eyes of our visitors. I know it is a busy time for farmers, but I hope everybody will just pass a critical eye over their farm and tackle any visible eye sores.”

He added “I know how much both the public and our visitors value the effort and pride that our farmers take in looking after the countryside, so this seems an ideal time for farmers to ensure we have done all we can.”

More stories >>>  

Related News Articles
TT Visitors awarded for their loyalty 21 June 2010
Five loyal TT visitors received a warm welcome during their visit to the Isle of Man last week when they visited for the TT Races. [More]
Petrol Storage for TT competitors 1 June 2009
The Isle of Man Office of Fair Trading and the Isle of Man Fire and Rescue Service are reminding all TT visitors and Island residents that there are controls in place governing the storage of petroleum spirit (‘petrol’) in quantities of more than 10 litres. [More]
Island Air Passengers Down By 10% 9 July 2008
After a seven month period of steady growth, a significant downturn in the number of passengers using the Isle of Man Airport has been revealed. [More]
TT Prize Presentations 17 April 2013
Event InformationIsle of Man TT Races fulled by Monster Energy - Prize Presentations. [More]
The Darkness coming to the Villa this TT 11 April 2013
Click here to book tickets nowAbout the ShowDo you believe in a thing called love? OK - permission to land granted! [More]

Other Guides by Maxima Systems Ltd: Disney World