Well the fortnight has simply raced by and there are so many stories and experiences I think we can all go away with and pretty sure most of them are both printable and positive.

There is an enormous amount of work that goes into each year production wise and not just the additional 24/7 production of Bushys Ale!

I would therefore like to attempt to thank everyone that certainly Triskel feels have contributed to ensuring BUSHYS TT2016 was one of the finest!

The Bar Crew Bushys:

Harry Barbour -Site Manager, Deano, Argie, Spud, Jonathan, Glen, Moppsey, Shim, Amy, Stef, Orry, and the whole Bushy’s team. Obviously Curly, Adey, Connor and Bernie at Bushy’s Brewery for the lovely beers.

The Bar Crew Bay: Matt S , Matt H, Craig, Francesca, Fraser, Sarah, Stuart,Stu and Marcel.In the kitchen: Stephan, Roman, Harry, Ben and Jacob.

Helen and Johnny & Billy Smith and their teams.

Crew Food Crew-Ian and the guys from Dominoes

Non-Bushys Products Crew(out of hours)-Joseph Bucknalls ,WDS, Jack Frost and KC Foods

Structures Crew- Absolute Scaffold, Raven Electricals,Secure Scaffold

The Stage,Lights,PA and MC Crew:

ELS simply lifted the bar to new dizzy heights of production,sound and visual technical specification aswell as provision from VISIONCAST which saw viewers globally enjoy a high definition webcam and sound feed which promises already exciting new formats for 2017

Ricky Rooney,Craig Brown, Colin Cowie’s professional sound engineering, Sean Ridout,  Chris Shaw – Master of Ceremonies and Hi-Jinx, Charlie and James Coates and lest we forget our main man Justin McMullin

The new Tent Crew-Candy and all her team at A3 Marquees.We think the tent looked fantastic this year

The Conveniences Crew-Ian Henderson

The Security Crew-Kenny and John, the Kissack Brothers, Nobby and his team, Sean and his security team

The Photography Man-Gary Weightman

The Sponsorships Lady-Joanna Wilson

The Sponsors Carole Nash, Colas, Shoprite, 3FM and Sure

The Music Crews:

Bird and the Beards-Steph Tomlinson,Nell Kneale,Neil Baggy Bagshaw,Mike Giles

Alex Harris(featuring The Other Side)-Alex,Nell,Steph,Jimmy Lee and John Cleator

Mad Daddy-Dolyn Clucas-Morris,Simon Morris

The Clown Calls For War-Andy Clucas,Brook Wassall,Lee Stevens

Ignite the Sky-Richard Kinrade,Daniel Cross,Adam Elston-Lane,Luke Williams,Leo Craig,Aaron West

Switch-Neil Curph Curphey,Colin Davidson,Mal Atkinson,Jonny Peacock

Sweet Revenge-Roz Greenwood(stupendously positively vibed songstress),Sean Dyer,David Croydon,Andy Greenwood and Stef Harris

Fügue State-Phil Cleary,Brian Duff,Kriss Lane and Paul Nicholson

995-Ian Manton,Gerry Hall,Danny Mills,Maric Thorpe and Matt Todd

In The Blood-Dave Brew,James Craig,Mark Lawrence,Jamie Christian and Andy James

Little Bitta Rosie-Ade Bruce,Brian Skillicorn,Nell,James and Andy

Tender Rage-Callum and Fraser Rowe and JC

Psychoholic(s)-Shelly and Dave Rourke,Ian Hughes,Steve and Lindsay Rowe and Kev Cleator

Big Beaters-Andy J,Jonny P,Martin Rigby,Ben O’Hare,Steve Leach,Noah Egelnick

The Roc Vannin Choir

Symbollix-George Hughes,Stew Steptoe,Martin Lager Pump McElevey, John Ryan and John Ruscoe

Ed Force One-Mike Jelski,Phil Hatton,Dick Raine,Steve L and Kev C

3 Million-Joe Crookall,Matt Woods,Gaz Smith and Chris ‘B.A.’ Honour(s)

Buncha Skankers-Andy Marshy Marshall,Tracey Walker,Chas Watson,Gus Jolly,Keith Corkhill and Mark Cain

The Adventures of…-Adam Harrington,Fred Guevel and Larry

The New Radicles-Nige and Sol Williams,Phil Groves and Marshy

The Shedmen-Barry Williams,Stew and Jimmy Mills and Sean

Penthouse Dive-Mark Riley,Mark Cleator and Mark Brabbs

9 Bar Gypsies-Ade B,Jason Cain,David Atkins,Mark C and Jimmy L

9 Mile Smile-Graham Smith,Lewis Moon,Johnny Wade,Angela Wells and Grant Evans

Fireball-Alan Herbert,Phil Calvert and Ken Gadd

Nick Barlow and the Bad Noise-Nick Barlow,Stu Dunn,James Hannah,Aaron Roberts and Neil Williams

The Royals-Brad Meechan, Scott Colcombe, Ben Rotherham and Joe Watt


The Boss Martin Brunnschweiller for believing in better

and finally………YOU,without whom there isn’t any Bushys TT

See you for a very special 20th Anniversary of Bushys Tent at the Bottleneck!!