Daily Archives: Thursday 19 December 2019

Wilkinson’s to close in Blackpool bringing tram extension closer

It has been confirmed that the Wilkinson’s store in Blackpool will close in March 2020, paving the way for work to commence on its demolition ahead of the start of work to complete the tramway extension.

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More overhead woes on Tyne and Wear Metro

If you were to give a review to the Tyne and Wear Metro in 2019 it would probably read “must try harder” as once more a section of overhead wire has come down causing disruption to services – all this … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Manchester Metrolink – May 2017

We head back around two and a half years ago for today’s video offering as we take a look at Manchester Metrolink at night in May 2017. Starting off at dusk, full darkness soon falls as the trams operate around … Continue reading

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They Ran in 2019: Glasgow 22

It is time to head back to Crich for this latest look at a tram that ran in 2019. This time we feature a tram which originates from north of the border – Glasgow 22.

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15 Years Apart: Blackpool Railcoach 680

Blackpool is again the location for our archive comparison series “15 Years Apart” today. This time we feature another tram which has since been preserved although for this tram it has returned to Blackpool on loan – it is Railcoach … Continue reading

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