News from the summer of 2003 including a repaint for Princess Alice, 706, in original livery, 674+684 emerge in purple and yellow, the new road/rail vehicle 939 on test, a major overhaul for Illuminated Warship 736, VAMBAC Coronation 304 on early morning test runs, Balloon car 713 during overhaul and lots more.
Tuesdays & Saturdays
A new Vintage tram promenade service was launched in 2003 which saw the likes of 147, 513, 5 & 66 in regular weekend service. Saturday 9th August is featured. Market Tuesdays in 2003 were very different to previous years due to the double-deck ban. Tuesday 15th July is featured when all seven Twin sets ran to Fleetwood.
Tram Sunday weekend
The 2003 Tram Sunday event was made special by the appearance of The Western Train. For the first time in four years, 733+734 left depot and were towed to Fleetwood. There is full coverage of this unusual move, the Tram Sunday procession and the TRAMS magazine tram tour from the Saturday with Fleetwood 40 and Boat 604.
A detailed look at Open Topper Princess Alice 706.
Stereo Sound - Digital Editing - Narration - Music
65 Minutes - DVD only