Category Archives: Stagecoach Supertram

Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 399 205

“Lockdown Walks” again heads to Sheffield today as we take a look at one of the Citylink tram-train vehicles in service.

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 118 & 111

This edition of “Lockdown Walks” heads out to Sheffield again.

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Consultation launched for new Supertram stop on Tram-Train route

The Tram-Train service which runs to Rotherham Parkgate could be set for a new stop with a public consultation being launched looking at a proposed new stop in Templebrough, Rotherham. The stop has been better known so far as giving … Continue reading

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 120

Its back to Sheffield for this edition of “Lockdown Walks” as we feature a tram which carries most people’s favourite livery on the Supertram network.

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In Pictures: Crowds use trams to get to Tramlines (just not on the way back!)

The weekend of Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th July saw the return of the Tramlines festival to Sheffield. Having been cancelled in 2020 for pretty obvious reasons the festival took place again in 2021 and with it taking place at … Continue reading

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Supertram reduce service frequency on Yellow route

With Stagecoach Supertram suffering from driver shortages as a result of staff having to self-isolate following instructions from NHS Test and Trace a temporary revised timetable has had to be introduced on the Yellow route as from Monday 26th July.

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 119

In this latest edition of “Lockdown Walks” we are heading off to Stagecoach Supertram’s Blue route out to Halfway.

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 106 & 102

“Lockdown Walks” continues with a trip into Sheffield City Centre.

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Tram derailed in Sheffield after collision with lorry

Stagecoach Supertram’s Siemens-Duewag tram 105 has been derailed close to the stop at Hyde Park on the Yellow route after colliding with a lorry. The tram was heading away from the city with a Yellow route service to Meadowhall when … Continue reading

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No evening trams for Tramlines festival after all

Earlier in the week when we reported on the overhead issues on Stagecoach Supertram we also mentioned that a special service would be running this weekend in connection with the Tramlines festival. However, the decision has now been made to … Continue reading

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 120

In this edition of “Lockdown Walks” we take a look at the Stagecoach Supertram system.

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Now there are overhead problems in Sheffield!

They do say bad things happen in threes don’t they? After West Midlands Metro (twice) and Edinburgh Trams saw services disrupted by overhead problems there are now similar issues on Stagecoach Supertram with trams not able to run to or … Continue reading

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 103

Sheffield is again the location for this latest edition of “Lockdown Walks”.

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Update – Current services on public transport systems across the British Isles

With the latest easing of restrictions taking place in England from today (Monday 19th July) which has seen the removal of the legal requirements for wearing face masks and to maintain social distancing – although still highly recommended in most … Continue reading

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 399 207

We head back to Sheffield for another “Lockdown Walk” with a view taken of one of the Citylink tram-trains which is able to run on the conventional tram network.

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£56 million more committed by government to support English light rail

The Department for Transport have announced a further £56 million worth of funding for tram and light rail systems in England (outside of London) to help the operators continue to operate services as restrictions start to be eased across the … Continue reading

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 123 & 109

In this edition of “Lockdown Walks” we are back into Sheffield for a view taken at Hillsborough.

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In Pictures: Trams &…. Bears?!

If you go down to Sheffield today you’re be in for a surprise! Following in the traditions of other cities who have had sculpture trails, there are 100 little bears and 60 big bears scattered around Sheffield to find and … Continue reading

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 399 202

Another trip off in South Yorkshire for this latest instalment of “Lockdown Walks” with a view taken on the Tram-Train line.

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Lockdown Walks: Stagecoach Supertram 399 201

In this edition of “Lockdown Walks” we take a trip out to the terminus of the newest section of the Stagecoach Supertram network at Rotherham Parkgate.

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