News Release 31-03-2009
Fantastic Ferry Fares to Isle of Wight Scooter Rally
Red Funnel is offering scooter fans fantastic deals on ferry travel to the annual Isle of Wight Scooter Rally with 25% off travel. Standard motorcycle/scooter return travel from 27 August to 1 September 2009 has been reduced from £32 to £24. To take advantage of this offer all you need to do is book your travel online at Red Funnel at least a day before departure.
Held in Ryde over the August bank holiday, the Isle of Wight Scooter Rally has been taking place for over 10 years and is now firmly established in the Isle of Wight event calendar. Every August bank holiday thousands of scooter enthusiasts from all over the world descend on the Island to celebrate iconic Italian design and British youth culture.
The Ryde Ice Stadium is the main centre of activity with scooter shows and competitions taking place throughout the weekend and bands and DJ’s playing in the evening. There is also a scooter dealers’ market that runs from Sunday to Monday where you’ll find everything for sale, from scooters to t-shirts and memorabilia. The highlight is the organised ride-out on Sunday 30 August with around 5,000 scooters taking part providing a colourful spectacle for participants and observers alike.
Travelling to the Isle of Wight is easy with Red Funnel. Vehicle ferries run regularly around the clock from Southampton, which is within easy reach of the M3 and M27. For further information and to book travel to the Isle of Wight Scooter Rally visit www.redfunnel.co.uk and for more information on the event itself visit www.vfmscoot.co.uk.
You can also find Red Funnel on Facebook!
20 St Thomas Street
t. 0203 697 4200
f. 0203 697 4201