Summer and Autumn 2020: With the Heritage service ending in March, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it wasn't until the August Bank Holiday weekend before the trams returned. This DVD includes action from that weekend with Boats, 66 and 147 in action. Into September, with coverage of all three days of the 135th anniversary weekend including the six tram procession on the Sunday. A typical Illuminations night is featured from October with The Warship and Balloons working tours and 621 on a private hire plus a rare move for 715 at Starr Gate, running through the depot fan, as The Ghost Tram!
279 Update: The latest on the restoration of Railcoach 279.
Year End: 36 trams ran in Blackpool during 2020. All of them are featured here.
Nostalgia: Footage from the Illuminations from 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years ago: From 2015 - the 130th anniversary weekend with 227, 672+682 and 675+685 in service. From 2010 - the 125th anniversary with OMO 8, 31, 304, 632, Sheffield 513, Liverpool 762 and Manchester 765. From 2005 - A great night at Bispham with 660 in service. From 2000 - Twins, Balloons and Boats galore all filmed from an open-top bus on a private hire. 606 departs. 147 arrives. From 1995 - Footage from Cabin with many long lost trams including The Rocket and The Hovertram.
Click here for details of TRAMS Magazine 91 - Winter 2020.
Produced by - Train Crazy
Running time - 100 Minutes
Format: 16:9 & 4:3
Released - December 2020