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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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In Pictures: Refurbishment work continues on Incentros

We recently took a look at the first three Incentro trams in Nottingham which have had their refurbishment completed allowing them to return to service but behind the scenes at Wilkinson Street Depot it remains busy with further trams under … Continue reading

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Nottingham Express Transit stars on CBeebies

It is often that you see trams playing a starring role on television but a recent episode of CBeebies’ popular show Maddie Do You Know featured a brief segment on Nottingham Express Transit. It would appear that the whole premise … Continue reading

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In Pictures: Three refurbished NET Incentros now in service

There are now three of the 15 strong class of Nottingham Express Transit’s Bombardier Incentro trams which have gone through their second refurbishment and have returned to service sporting the revised livery, along with the mechanical overhaul and internal changes. … Continue reading

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Revised service announced for Nottingham’s Goose Fair

The annual Goose Fair in Nottingham will again be taking place on The Forest recreation ground between 2nd and 6th October with this being a very busy period for Nottingham Express Transit, necessitating a slightly revised service operating to ensure … Continue reading

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Picture in Time: Nottingham Express Transit 209

When Nottingham Express Transit opened in 2004 some of the trams in the fleet started off not in fleet livery but instead carried full vinyl wrap adverts, one of which was 209 and it is that tram which is featured … Continue reading

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Picture in Time: Nottingham Express Transit 208

Another image coming from Nottingham for this week’s modern tram edition of Picture in Time.

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Picture in Time: Nottingham Express Transit 207

We continue our look at some of the trams of Nottingham Express Transit this week with another view taken on day two of the network.

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Changes to fares on NET

The latest fare review on Nottingham Express Transit will see new fares introduced from Sunday 25th August which will see some increases to NET student tickets, U19 Academic tickets, Robin Hood Pay As You Go and the event ticket. But … Continue reading

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Labour pledge to back NET extensions – if they win next general election

Labour have said that they will back extensions of Nottingham Express Transit from Phoenix Park to Kimberley and Toton Lane to East Midlands Airport if they win the next – as yet unscheduled – general election. This pledge was made … Continue reading

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Picture in Time: Nottingham Express Transit 204

Again this week are in Nottingham for a look at a tram operating on the Nottingham Express Transit system.

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In Pictures: Nottingham trackwork

Whilst we are currently in an in between period of trackworks in Sheffield it is the turn of Nottingham to see a revised service as new track is laid. This year the track replacement works are taking place in the … Continue reading

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