Voting is now open in all four categories of the British Trams Online Tram of Year 2014 contest following a week of nominations and lots of discussions. We are looking to find the “Tramcar of the Year”, “Light Rail Vehicle of the Year”, “Tramway of the Year” and “Event of the Year” and you can now place your vote (one vote per person per category only please!). Voting will remain open until Saturday 10th January 2015 at 1000 so get your votes in so that your favourite doesn’t miss out! For details of the four shortlists read on…
Tramcar of the Year
Blackpool & Fleetwood Box 40
Blackpool Pantograph 167
Blackpool Coronation 304
Light Rail Vehicle of the Year
Edinburgh Trams 275
Manchester Metrolink 1007
Midland Metro 20
Nottingham Express Transit 218
Tramway of the Year
Crich Tramway Village
Heaton Park Tramway
Event of the Year
Blackpool – Totally Transport
Blackpool – August Bank Holiday weekend
Crich Tramway Village – Electric 50
Crich Tramway Village – Blackpool Balloon 711’s 80th Birthday
Heaton Park Tramway – Manchester 765 100 Not Out!
There are short profiles of the reasons for each nominee making it onto the shortlist on our Tram of the Year page (http://www.britishtramsonline.co.uk/tramofyear.html). If one of your favourites hasn’t made it onto the final list feel free to contact us and we will attempt to explain the reasons why.
You can place your vote on our Tram of the Year page at http://www.britishtramsonline.co.uk/tramofyear.html and please remember it is one vote per person so please do not attempt to make multiple votes.
Happy voting and may be the best tram, light rail vehicle, tramway and event win!