Category Archives: Seaton Tramway

Seaton Tramway’s Tramathon fundraiser back for 2022!

Tramathon will be back at the Seaton Tramway on Saturday 2nd July! Originally conceived to help raise funds during 2020 and the start of Covid restrictions, the fundraiser has taken place for two years since with trams running for a … Continue reading

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In Pictures: Easter at the Seaton Tramway

Whilst work to construct the two new stops on the Seaton Tramway goes on – opening for Riverside and Seaton Wetlands is likely to be later this year – normal services have been continuing on the three mile route between … Continue reading

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Seaton Tramway’s Polar Express Tram Ride tickets set to go on sale

We may only just have had Easter but it looks like its already time to think about Christmas! (Well, it is only eight and a bit months until the big day we guess!) Tickets for the Seaton Tramway’s popular Polar … Continue reading

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They’ve Run in 2022!

Easter was traditionally the start of the operating season for heritage trams, and whilst that has changed in recent years with all year round operation at some lines in the UK it seems that it marks a good starting point … Continue reading

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Another award win for the Seaton Tramway!

The Seaton Tramway in Devon are celebrating after winning yet another award! This time they were victorious at the prestigious Heritage Railway Association Awards which were held in Birmingham during March.

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Picture in Time: Seaton Tramway 12

We take another trip to the Seaton Tramway on 28th August 1995 for this instalment of “Picture in Time”.

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Picture in Time: Seaton Tramway 8

“Picture in Time” today is again in Devon at the Seaton Tramway where we take a look inside Riverside Depot at one of the tram’s which wasn’t in service on 28th August 1995.

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Picture in Time: Seaton Tramway 7

Its time for another trip to the Seaton Tramway for this latest instalment of our archive photo series “Picture in Time”.

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Seaton Tramway win double at Devon Tourism Awards

Seaton Tramway are once again celebrating award wins with two victories at the recent Devon Tourism Awards. The tramway won Silver Awards in both the Accessible and Inclusive Tourism and Large Visitor Attraction of the Year categories during a Zoom … Continue reading

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Picture in Time: Seaton Tramway 4

This edition of “Picture in Time” returns to the Seaton Tramway as we take a look at no. 4 at the end of August 1995.

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Half price explorer tickets on the Seaton Tramway for the National Lottery Open Week

Over the years the National Lottery has supported many heritage organisations across the UK and in celebration of this lottery ticket holders will be able to enjoy half price travel on the Seaton Tramway on 19th, 20th, 26th and 27th … Continue reading

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Picture in Time: Seaton Tramway 2

Starting from today “Picture in Time” returns to Devon for a selection of images taken on the Seaton Tramway during a visit by Bob Hodges on 28th August 1995.

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Seaton Tramway up for more awards!

Devon’s unique Seaton Tramway is up for not one, not two but three awards in the coming weeks with nominations in two categories at the Devon Tourism Awards and a further nomination at the 2022 Heritage Railway Association Awards.

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Work continues on the Seaton Wetlands Halt

2022 should see two new stops opened on the Seaton Tramway with the winter period having seen significant progress being made on the all new halt at Seaton Wetlands, despite the challenges of a soggy and wet winter when much … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition returns to the Seaton Tramway

Starting on 11th February, the Seaton Tramway will be host again of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition, on loan from the Natural History Museum, for two months with the chance to see some stunning images taken of wildlife … Continue reading

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They Ran in 2021!

As 2021 is now over its time to round off things with this last “They Ran in 2021” article giving what we believe to be the complete picture of all heritage trams that ran in service during the year. As … Continue reading

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They Ran in 2021: Seaton 12

We go inside for this latest edition of “They Ran in 2021”. Its another tram from the Seaton Tramway which is the focus of this article.

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Christmas and New Year services 2021/2

Although we are now entering a period with additional restrictions amid a new Coronavirus variant if you need to get out the house over the Christmas and New Year period (whilst taking all the necessary precautions to slow the spread) … Continue reading

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They Ran in 2021: Seaton Tramway 8

This edition of “They Ran in 2021” heads down to Devon as we visit the Seaton Tramway.

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Voting now open for Tram of the Year!

After the two weeks nomination period you can now start to vote in the British Trams Online Tram of the Year 2021! We will be looking to crown all four categories: Tram (Traditional), Tram (Modern), Tramway and Event of the … Continue reading

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