Category Archives: Nottingham Express Transit

Trams &: Nottingham Express Transit 216 & bus

In this edition of “Trams &” we are off to the East Midlands as we feature a image at one of Nottingham Express Transit’s termini with a tram joined by another bus.

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Central – Royal Centre

“Stop by Stop” carries on our journey on Nottingham Express Transit today and we take a look at the Royal Centre stop.

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In Pictures: NET 212 receives a new advert

It’s the return of the full vinyl wrap advert in Nottingham with Incentro 212 having received an advert for “Carbon Neutral Nottingham 2028”. The new advert features extensive use of contravision on the windows (as in every passenger window is … Continue reading

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NET strike suspended

The planned strike which would have seen no trams running on Nottingham Express from this evening (Monday 22nd November) and throughout Tuesday 23rd November has been suspended. This will allow a fresh vote to take place amongst members of the … Continue reading

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Central – Old Market Square

In another edition of “Stop by Stop” we continue our journey on Nottingham Express as we find ourselves at one of the busiest stops of the line – Old Market Square.

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NET strike confirmed for Tuesday 23rd November despite continued talks

There will be more disruption for travellers on Nottingham Express Transit on Tuesday 23rd November after it was confirmed the planned strike by members of the GMB Union will be taking place, despite recent talks between the two sides which … Continue reading

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Central – Lace Market

We continue our way along Nottingham Express Transit as we enter the city centre and reach the stop at Lace Market.

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In Pictures: Christmas adverts on Nottingham Express Transit

We don’t often feature updates on adverts carried on the trams of Nottingham Express Transit (mainly because we don’t get regular updates on them!) but we slightly remedy that in this article as we take a look at recent external … Continue reading

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Second strike set for 23rd November on NET

The GMB Union have confirmed that they will be instructing their members to walk out on Tuesday 23rd November as the dispute over pay shows no signs of being settled. The first strike on Saturday 6th November saw no services … Continue reading

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Stop by Stop Nottingham Express Transit: Central – Nottingham Station

We return to Nottingham Express Transit for our next set of “Stop by Stop” as we feature the 13 stops which are in the “central area” of the tramway between Nottingham Station and Wilkinson Street. And we start off with … Continue reading

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What’s New on British Trams Online? 7th November 2021

This week we have another couple of Photo Galleries added – Nottingham Express Transit and the Kingsway Tram Subway feature:

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Strikes to take place on NET this Saturday

Article updated following publication on 4th November 2021. It has been confirmed that members of the GMB Union have rejected the latest pay offer from Nottingham Express Transit with a planned strike no due to take place on Saturday 6th … Continue reading

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Discounted weekly travel on NET in November

A special “green flash sale” to coincide with the COP26 climate summit will give anyone purchasing weekly tickets through the NETGO app discounted travel throughout November. Discounts of 26% are on offer and will allow residents to use affordable, green … Continue reading

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NET join the Green Rewards scheme

Nottingham Express Transit have joined the newly launched Green Rewards scheme which awards points to Nottingham residents for activities that reduce their carbon footprint. And they are offering prizes to the first 50 people to sign up to the scheme … Continue reading

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Now strikes over pay on the cards for Nottingham

No sooner had the threat of strike action on Manchester Metrolink subsided then its reported that staff on Nottingham Express Transit are also readying to walk out, and it’s the issue of pay which is again the sticking point. According … Continue reading

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NET help Emmanuel House with advertising donation

Nottingham Express Transit, along with Nottingham City Transport, have recently donated £25,000 worth of advertising space to Emmanuel House Support Centre to help cover a potential funding shortfall of £70,000 in 2020 for the local homeless charity. To thank the … Continue reading

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Robin Hood multi-operator fares to increase

Multi-operator fares across Nottingham using the Robin Hood Card – which is valid for travel on Nottingham Express Transit – will see their first increase since April 2019 on Sunday 31st October to reflect recent changes to individual operator prices.

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Welcome the Trambassadors in Nottingham

Nottingham Express Transit’s new Corporation Social Responsibility Strategy is currently being introduced and one of the first strands of this is the introduction of “Trambassadors”. Two young children from Alderman Pounder Infant and Nursey School in Chilwell have become the … Continue reading

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KeolisAmey Docklands and Blackpool Tramway win big operator accolades at Global Light Rail Awards

Taking place on 6th October, the Global Light Rail Awards recognise excellence and innovation in light rail across the world, although many of the candidates and winners do come from within the UK and the ceremony also takes place in … Continue reading

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Nottingham Contactless introduced for travel on NET

Nottingham Express Transit has become the latest tram operator in the UK to offer full contactless payments for travel with the introduction of “Nottingham Contactless”. This now means that anyone who wishes to purchase an adult single or day ticket … Continue reading

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