Daily Archives: Tuesday 10 June 2014

In Picture: Midland Metro Urbos3 on test

Testing and driver training of the Midland Metro CAF built Urbos 3 trams has stepped up a notch recently with evening runs of the trams a regular occurrence. One such occasion was on the evening of 5th June when Mike … Continue reading

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Tram DVDs now available

A new DVD on Manchester Metrolink has just been released by Great Eastern Transport Films with footage of the system from early 2014 featured. Mark Ellis visited Manchester on four dates (27th January, 12th February, 31st March and 1st May … Continue reading

Posted in London Tramlink, Manchester Metrolink, Stagecoach Supertram | 1 Comment

Fleetwood traders blame tram pass cancellation for profit drop

Small businesses in Fleetwood are claiming that the recent decision to cease accepting concessionary travel passes from Wyre residents on the Blackpool tramway has harmed their profits, to the extent that their long-term viability is now under threat. Just over … Continue reading

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