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John Westlake  says:

TT races in Birmingham? North Circular GP?

Transport minister Mike Penning has announced a consultation document which, if passed as law, would allow councils to hold bike (or car) races on public roads. This would bring mainland UK in line with Northern Ireland, where the councils arrange all manner of commendably unhinged road races. Penning said: "There is a huge following for motor sports in this country and yet...

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YZF750RR

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YZF750RR says:

Road racing UK

Who are they kidding, they will have to relay the whole road network with the winter damage ergo the pot holes. The A18 roundabout at the junction with the B1203 has 2/3rds of tarmac with splits round it and that section of the A18 would make an awesome road race section. Well, so would most of the Lincolnshire Wolds roads for the riders, not the public. However, this is a commercial venture, obviously.

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mathsman

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mathsman says:

TT Races in Hemel Hempstead

The new Mecca of road racing. I have a route worked our as well. :0)

 

 

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lynxphin

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lynxphin says:

Swap the bloody cycle race

Bmth Ring Road Race ;

Castle Lane ' 'Flyover' ' Roundabout to ' 'Frizzle' ' Roundabout and back,   at full TT race speeds   -   Insane

 

Add in Sopley to Ringwood, ( B3347 ), then back via    """   Matchems Lane   """   ! ! ! ! ! ! !

((   They haven't long re-surfaced   ' Matchems Lane '   if you're brave enough, how totally irresponsible of them, its like they want people to end up in hedges, ditches or even trees, can someone lend me a bike, preferrably that 381 bhp turbo'ed beemer   ))

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ariesfour

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ariesfour says:

TT Argyll & Bute

A819 south to Inverary (13.6 miles), A83 Inverary to Lochgilphead (24.6 miles), A816 Lochgilphead north to Oban (36.3 miles) and finally A85 Oban back to the start of the A819 (22.7 miles).

 

A total of 97.2 mile loop of some of the most stunning scenery and epic bends taking in Loch Awe and Loch Fyne.

http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?f=d&source=s_d&saddr=A819&daddr=Front+St+E/A83+to:A83+to:Soroba+Rd/A816+to:A85&hl=en&geocode=FXiTXAMdXz2z_w%3BFeIGWgMdnpay_w%3BFUAQVwMdYP2s_w%3BFSq8XAMdMous_w%3BFeC7XAMdxGWz_w&abauth=4765b057:sQAYOP1-XIVTOvAacKhfkFY15p0&mra=pr&vps=13&jsv=329b&sll=56.435926,-4.709702&sspn=0.287756,0.602188&num=10

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snev

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snev says:

Hang on a minute

Speed kills Right? so we are all crims Right ? Only the Police can Ride fast  without Dying Right?  So all this talk about a road race in England is Illegal Right?    Wrong,  Someone is going to make Money Right? Hell Yes Good to see the Police are not going to Fine us for Doing 86 mph on the Motorway Though, Can I now get a Refund and My points taken away? after 32 years of not F**king Dying or killing anybody in approx 900.000 miles. HELLO ?

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ERP30

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ERP30 says:

Funny

I like snev comment ..... has a very good point.... where money is involved rules and regulations change...:blink:

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ERP30

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ERP30 says:

Spankers

Cockheads spammers............

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TomRR

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TomRR says:

snev boss man

Your now the new MECCA of the  post world, Right,   all hail SNEV.

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cmc1

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cmc1 says:

TT in Brum??

Brums roads are in such a state that only the likes of Doughie Lampkin and Adam Raga would be able to ride them.

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yellow vtr

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yellow vtr says:

Cat And Fiddle

That will sort of the cameras?

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