Category Archives: Trams in Video

Trams in Video: Trams & Electric Railways of the Isle of Man

We are back in 2013 for this edition of “Trams in Video” with footage from the varied systems on the Isle of Man. Amongst the systems we see in operation are the Douglas Bay Horse Tramway, Manx Electric Railway and … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: The Trams of Central Europe

We are again taking a look at some moving images of trams and in this edition of “Trams in Video” we are in Central Europe. Included in this film are the trams running in Prague, Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest and … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Blackpool Trams at night

Its time for the illuminations in “Trams in Video” today as we take a look at Blackpool’s illuminated trams in action on the Prom. As well as seeing the current illuminated feature cars we also see the Hovertram before withdrawal … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Seaton Tramway 50th Anniversary 2020

It was the event which won the “Event of the Year” category at the 2020 British Trams Online Tram of the Year and was held at the “Tramway of the Year”! It was the 50th Anniversary event at the Seaton … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Metro Tenerife

We are off overseas again for this latest edition of “Trams in Video” as we feature the Metro Tenerife. Included in this video is footage of the Metro Line 1 which heads from the capital of Tenerife, Santa Cruz, to … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Trains and Trams of Mallorca – 2009-2013

Today “Trams in Video” is off to Mallorca to take a look at the many varied different trams in operation on that island as well as some of the trains too. With frequent Metro services featuring we see a side … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Soller Tram – 2009 & 2014

In this edition of “Trams in Video” we head to Majorca for some action on the Soller Tram heritage line. Filmed in 2009 and 2014 footage is shown on this historic line which has been running between Soller and the … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Trams & Light Railways in Belgium

Today we head back to Belgium once more for more film from the tramways and light railways of the northern European country. Split into three sections there is footage from Brussels including a visit to the tram museum at Woluwe … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Edinburgh Trams – April 2014

In this latest edition of “Trams in Video” we are off to Edinburgh for some pre-opening footage of driver training during April 2014 – just over a month before public services would commence. We see members of the CAF built … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Brussels City Tramways vintage tram operation – May 2014

On 1st May 2014, Brussels tram route 81 celebrated its 100th anniversary and to mark the occasion vintage trams from the Woluwe tram museum operated alongside regular service cars between Place Montgomery and Place Bara. We see both the old … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Electric 50 at Crich – September 2014

Some six years ago now the Crich Tramway Village celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first electric trams running at the museum with a two day special event held at the museum on 13th and 14th September. The highlight of … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Trams in Valencia

We head across to Spain for this latest look at “Trams in Video” with footage from the trams in Valencia. Included are trams on routes 4, 5 and 6 with Bombardier Flexity Outlook trams running on all lines plus Duewag … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Trams & Light Rail in Alicante

In this edition we view excerpts from Bob Hodges’ DVD “The Trams and Light Railways of Alicante and Valencia” with the Alicante section featuring in this footage. Alicante tram routes L2, L3 and L4 are all shown with Bombardier Flexity … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Beamish – 2009 & 2014

We head to Beamish for this edition of “Trams in Video” for film shot in both 2009 and 2014. A large variety of trams are included including members of the home fleet such as Blackpool 31, Newcastle 114 and Sheffield … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Crich Tramway Village – London Event 2015

In this edition of “Trams in Video” we are heading to the Crich Tramway Village once more to take a look at some footage from June 2015. Filmed during the London Event on 13th and 14th June of that year … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Paris Trams – May 2015

Today we head back to May 2015 for some film taken in the French capital city of Paris showing all nine tram routes in action. All the Paris tram routes serve areas in the suburbs of the city and operate … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Los Angeles Metro Rail Green and Blue lines – January 2002

We head off to the United States of America for our latest video as we look at the more light rail side of things with the Los Angeles Metro featuring. Filmed in January 2002 we take a look at the … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Berlin Trams 150th Anniversary – June 2015

Today’s video offering heads back to June 2015 with footage taken during the 150th Anniversary of Berlin Trams. BVG (Berlin’s transport authority) organised a display of historic and modern trams at Lichtenberg Depot and workshops on 27th and 28th June … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Midland Metro – 2011 to 2016

In this latest edition of “Trams in Video” we are heading back to the West Midlands for some video shot of the Midland Metro line between 2011 and 2016 (and of which can be seen on Bob Hodges Transport DVD … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Lisbon Trams – October 2015 & September/October 2016

We take another trip to Lisbon for this edition of “Trams in Video” with excerpts from the DVD “Lisbon Trams” (available from the link below). In this video we take a look at the trams in action both in October … Continue reading

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