Daily Archives: Saturday 7 April 2012

Birkenhead tramway takeover saga continues

The long ongoing saga of who will be responsible for the operation of the popular heritage tramway at Birkenhead continues to move forward, albeit painfully slowly. A meeting has recently taken place with a view to further discussions taking place … Continue reading

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More old friends return in Blackpool

The second day of Blackpool Transport’s new heritage tram coastal tours, Easter Saturday 7th April, saw two more historic trams which had missed the entire 2011 season back in service on the promenade. The chosen cars on this date were … Continue reading

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Boat 233 almost ready to set sail

Work on the repaint and commissioning of Blackpool Boat car 233 at Beamish Museum is now virtually complete thanks to the sterling efforts of both the Beamish Tramway Group and the BusWorks painter, who has been working long hours in … Continue reading

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