Special Events

130th anniversary – behind the scenes

English Electric Railcoach 279 and Brush Railcoach 287 (or 259, or 624!) were displayed in the Fitting Shop, which today serves as our main heritage workshop. In the foreground are a pair of Balloon car bogies undergoing overhaul.

Our 130th anniversary celebrations seemed to prove incredibly popular with all, with a record breaking number of people enjoying a ride on our heritage trams! We were blessed with great weather over the two days, allowing us to run our…
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