Category Archives: Seaton Tramway

Events coming this week…

As we approach the second of our Bank Holidays in May there are more events to enjoy across the British Isles…

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Squatters cause Seaton 4 to be taken out of service!

This is another one of those unusual news stories (it would probably have been one of those “And Finally” stories on the News at Ten!) but the Seaton Tramway have announced that they have to take tram no. 4 out … Continue reading

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They’ve Run in 2024!

We take another look to see which heritage trams have run in service so far in 2024 on tramways across the British Isles. There has been some movement since we last ran this article with more trams being used at … Continue reading

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Events coming this week…

From the chance to see behind the scenes of a tram restoration to a dog show there’s an eclectic mix of events over the coming week…

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They’ve Run in 2024!

For the first time this year we take a look at which heritage trams have run in service during 2024 across the British Isles. To remind you this article aim to feature which heritage trams have run in passenger service … Continue reading

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The awards keep coming for the Seaton Tramway!

And repeat! The Seaton Tramway is once again celebrating success at an award ceremony with the unique attraction receiving two more accolades at the South West Tourism Excellence Awards bringing the grand total of awards for the past year to … Continue reading

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First phase of Jurassic Discovery to open

The first phase of the newest attraction owned by the Seaton Tramway is set to open on Good Friday. Jurassic Discovery (formally Seaton Jurassic) will open its Soft Play and Café on Friday 29th March marking the first phase of … Continue reading

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Seaton win more awards!

Its becoming a bit of a habit for the Seaton Tramway – and its not a bad habit to have! – winning awards at various different ceremonies around the southwest of England and beyond. The latest success has come at … Continue reading

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Did someone say Christmas? Seaton Tramway’s Polar Express Tram Ride tickets go on sale

Its never too early to think about Christmas, apparently, and the Seaton Tramway are certainly of that mindset as tickets for their popular Polar Express Tram Ride have gone on sale! Running for a month in the lead up to … Continue reading

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year returns to Seaton

The showing of photos from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year at the Seaton Tramway each year is becoming as much a tradition as the running of trams with the news that the Natural History Museum’s exhibition is to return … Continue reading

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Seaton Tramway purchase of Seaton Jurassic confirmed

The former Seaton Jurassic building is set to reopen this spring as “Jurassic Discovery” after its purchase by Seaton Tramway was confirmed at the start of 2024. Building on the success of the Tramway’s dinosaur inspired events which have been … Continue reading

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They Ran in 2023!

We round-up things of which heritage trams ran in service on tramways in the British Isles during 2023 with a final “They Ran in 2023!”. In truth since we last ran this article at the start of November 2023 there … Continue reading

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11 leads the way at Seaton in 2023

With the 2023 season now over at the Seaton Tramway (with the last trams running for season being on the first day of 2024 with the yellow timetable in operation), they have released data for how often the trams in … Continue reading

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15 Years Apart: Seaton Tramway 12

Today “15 Years Apart” is going back down to the Seaton Tramway.

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The Completely Random A-Z of Trams in the British Isles! U is for Undersized

Today we reach the letter U in our “A-Z”.

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Four more nominations for Seaton Tramway at Heritage Railway Association Awards

There is more cause for celebration at the Seaton Tramway after they learnt they have been nominated for four more awards – this time it’s the Heritage Railway Association Awards where they are up for success.

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Christmas and New Year services 2023/24

This is your one stop guide to see what services are due to operate on tramway and light rail systems over the festive period this year. There may be no services running on Christmas Day but if you miss your … Continue reading

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15 Years Apart: Seaton Tramway 14

Today its another edition of “15 Years Apart” as we head down to the Seaton Tramway.

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What’s New on British Trams Online? 17th December 2023

This week we have photos from the Seaton Tramway:

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British Trams Online Tram of the Year 2023 – Voting Now Open!

Thank you to all those who took the time to send in nominations for the British Trams Online Tram of the Year 2023 – your ideas have helped us to form a shortlist as (for the first time) we look … Continue reading

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