Category Archives: Nottingham Express Transit

NET delays after smoke comes from brakes

Services on Nottingham Express Transit between Wilkinson Street and The Forest were temporarily suspended on Monday 13th January after smoke was seen coming from the brakes on a tram which required the local fire service to attend.

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NET and Ambulance service sign agreement to speed up treatment of passengers falling ill

Nottingham Express Transit and the East Midlands Ambulance Service have signed a formal “Memorandum of Understanding” aimed at speeding up the treatment of any passengers who may fall ill on the tram network. The aim is not only to speed … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Nottingham Express Transit – August 2015

More video for you today and this time we are in the East Midlands to take a look at Nottingham Express Transit. This footage was mostly filmed on 25th August 2015, which was the first day of public services on … Continue reading

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New zonal short-hop fares, January bargains and some increases for NET

Monday 6th January 2020 will see a revised fares structure introduced on Nottingham Express Transit which will include the expansion of the short-hop fares to a new zonal system. At the same time there will be some increases to cash … Continue reading

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15 Years Apart: Nottingham Express Transit 207

Today “15 Years Apart” is back in Nottingham as we take a look at Incentro 207 in 2004 and 2019.

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Christmas and New Year services 2019/20

Christmas is a time to spend with your family but what happens if you want to do something a bit different? Well, you could always go for a ride or take some photos of trams around the country couldn’t you?! … Continue reading

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In Pictures: Refurbishments continue in Nottingham

The refurbishment of the Nottingham Express Transit Incentros is continuing with the entire fleet due to be completed in the first part of 2020. Since we last reported on the refurbishments further examples have gone through the works at Wilkinson … Continue reading

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NET 220 gets its new name

220, one of two trams on Nottingham Express Transit to receive a new name annually, has been named Sophie Robson – the latest winner of Nottingham’s Nurse of the Year. The tram was named at a special ceremony held at … Continue reading

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Tramlink Nottingham post increased losses

The Nottingham Evening Post have recently reported that Tramlink Nottingham – operators of Nottingham Express Transit – have posted a loss of £22 million in 2018/19. This is an increase from £18.79 million in the previous 12 months but despite … Continue reading

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15 Years Apart: Nottingham Express Transit 203

We head back to another modern tram system for today’s “15 Years Apart” as we are off to the East Midlands and Nottingham Express Transit.

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NET comes top of new customer service study

Nottingham Express Transit are celebrating after coming off on top in a major study of customer service in the UK. The report from the Institute of Customer Service (ICS) has named NET as the top public transport company beating off … Continue reading

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This week on British Trams Online

We may be having technical problems with uploads but we still have another couple of Photo Galleries for you this week:

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More electrical supply problems for NET

Anyone got 50p for the meter?! Coming just a few days after the previous power supply problems on Nottingham Express Transit there was a further disruption to the service on Monday 4th November, although this time not as lengthy as … Continue reading

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Power failure leads to delays on NET

There was major disruption to Nottingham Express Transit services on Thursday 31st October after a power failure just after the morning peak saw part of the network suspended for just over six hours.

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Extra trams for Nottingham fireworks

Nottingham Express Transit will be running a special timetable on Tuesday 5th November to help people attend the city’s free bonfire and firework display at the Forest Recreation Ground, located right next to the tramstop at The Forest. Trams will … Continue reading

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Old Market Square becomes Old Market Scare for Halloween

Anyone taking a trip into Nottingham City Centre over the next few days may be in for a scare, especially considering you won’t be getting off at Old Market Square but the renamed Old Market Scare! The renaming has taken … Continue reading

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Tram and car collide on NET

A woman had to be taken to hospital for treatment after her car was involved in a collision between Queens Walk and Wilford Village tramstops on Nottingham Express Transit’s line to Clifton South on Sunday 13th October. The collision happened … Continue reading

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New App launched for NET giving cheaper travel

NETGO!, a new app developed by a local company, has been launched for Nottingham Express Transit which as well as giving all the latest travel information can be used to purchase tram tickets – cheaper than buying from the machines. … Continue reading

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A new name on the way for NET 220

Nottingham Express Transit 220 is set for a renaming in the next few months following the announcement of the latest winner of the Nottingham Nurse of the Year at a glittering ceremony. Sophie Robson, a nurse in the Assessment Unit … Continue reading

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In Pictures: First adverts applied to refurbished Incentros

When first released into traffic after the completion of their refurbishment the Nottingham Express Transit Incentros were without adverts but this has now changed with 205 becoming the first to carry ads. This is not an all over advert by … Continue reading

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