Category Archives: Opinion

Leeds 602 legacy rejected – again!

A recent announcement that the decision by the Board of Management at the Tramway Museum Society to reject a substantial donation to enable the restoration of the unique Leeds 602 was being reviewed, had been met with approval by the … Continue reading

Posted in Crich Tramway Village, Opinion | 17 Comments

First tram to North Station

Following the recent exciting news regarding the offer of a substantial amount of the funding required to extend the Blackpool tramway to serve North Station, there has been no shortage of speculation regarding this ambitious project. Naturally the main aim … Continue reading

Posted in Blackpool Tramway, Opinion | 9 Comments

The sorry saga of Blackpool Boat Car 605

It was supposed to be the crowning glory of our 10th anniversary celebrations, the chance to help a tram return to the rails and to be enjoyed by the British public again for what, we thought and expected, would be … Continue reading

Posted in Lancastrian Transport Trust, Opinion | 40 Comments