Category Archives: 15 Years Apart

15 Years Apart: Blackpool Centenary 642

“15 Years Apart” is returning to Blackpool today as we take a look at another tram in 2006 and 2021.

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Pantograph 167

Today’s edition of “15 Years Apart” features another Blackpool tram but this one can be found at Crich and not on the Lancashire coast.

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15 Years Apart: Stagecoach Supertram 116

When we look at trams “15 Years Apart” in this series it isn’t often that a modern tram carries two different advert liveries in the two images but that’s exactly what the subject of today’s edition has.

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Balloon 715

Its time for another edition of “15 Years Apart” and we return to Blackpool today to take a look at another of the ubiquitous Balloon Cars.

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15 Years Apart: Sheffield 74

Its time for another edition of “15 Years Apart” as we return to the Crich Tramway Village to take a look at one of the trams in the collection in both 2006 and 2021.

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Boat 227/602

In today’s edition of “15 Years Apart” we return to Blackpool as we take a look at a tram which has not only changed livery but also fleet number between 2006 and 2021!

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15 Years Apart: Nottingham Express Transit 208

Today we take another look at a tram in 2006 and 2021 to see what changes – if any! – we can spot. For the first time this year the feature of this image is a modern tram.

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Brush 631

In this edition of our “Then and Now” series “15 Years Apart” we return to Blackpool for a look at one of the trams which is now part of the Heritage Fleet.

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15 Years Apart: Glasgow 22

Its another edition of “15 Years Apart” today (there will be other photo series during our birthday celebration month they just haven’t been written yet!) as we take a look at another tram in 2006 and 2021.

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Rebuilt Balloon 707

Its British Trams Online Anniversary Month! That’s right 1st December 2021 marks 19 years since this website launched on the internet and as we have done over the past few years that means during December we will be bringing you … Continue reading

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Standard 147

The last instalment of “15 Years Apart” for 2020 is finally upon us (yes we know its 2021 now but you get the idea!) and in this edition we head to Blackpool one last time to view a tram as … Continue reading

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15 Years Apart: Nottingham Express Transit 208

For the final time in this series for 2020 we head to Nottingham Express Transit to view a tram “15 Years Apart”.

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Balloon 701

Another trip to Blackpool beckons for this latest edition of “15 Years Apart” as we feature our last Balloon Car for 2020.

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15 Years Apart: London Tramlink 2544

For the only time in “15 Years Apart” for 2020 we take a trip to London Tramlink to see the changes in one of the original CR4000 trams.

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Illuminated Frigate

Its back to Blackpool for this latest “15 Years Apart” and a tram which only just got to be featured as it only re-entered service during September during the 135th anniversary celebrations of the tramway.

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15 Years Apart: Nottingham Express Transit 214

In this “15 Years Apart” we take a trip to Nottingham once more (we did warn you there was less variety than we hoped for in this series – Nottingham/Blackpool dominate!) to view one of the Incentro trams in service … Continue reading

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15 Years Apart: Bolton 66

Today our comparison series “15 Years Apart” is heading to the Fylde Coast again, although this time its not a Blackpool tram we feature but a long-standing guest!

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15 Years Apart: Nottingham Express Transit 206

We are once again heading to the East Midlands for the subject of “15 Years Apart” as we take another look at one of the Nottingham Express Transit Incentro trams.

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Boat 227

The feature of our then and now series “15 Years Apart” is a tram which has been renumbered in the intervening period – its Blackpool Boat 227 (or 602 as was).

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15 Years Apart: Stagecoach Supertram 107

In this edition of “15 Years Apart” we are off to South Yorkshire where we take a look at one of the Siemens-Duewag original trams.

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