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Last day on Duty

October 16th, 2014
Today was the last day in service for our volunteer driver Steven Hibbard.

Blackpool 711's 80th Birthday Celebration - What's Happening!

October 2nd, 2014


As previously reported our on loan tramcar Blackpool 'widened' balloon no. 711, first entered service in Blackpool on 8th October 1934 and is still part of their ‘B’ Fleet, to back up their new light rail vehicles.  To celebrate this extraordinary achievement we will be holding an ‘80th Birthday Celebration’ on Sunday 12th October 2014.

Farewell” Newcastle 114

September 19th, 2014
This morning Newcastle 114 left the Museum to head north, back to its home at Beamish - the living Museum of the North. The tramcar has been on loan to Crich for eleven days, to take part in the very successful “Electric 50” event over the weekend.

Blackpool 711’s 80th Birthday

September 16th, 2014
Celebrate Blackpool 711’s 80th Birthday at The National Tramway Museum, Crich, on Sunday 12th October 2014

Newcastle 114 in Service at Crich

September 12th, 2014
This morning saw the first passenger carrying journey for Newcastle 114 at Crich. This represents a significant landmark for the Tramway Village as it is the first time in the history of the Museum that an electric tramcar, on loan from another museum, has operated here.

Electric 50

September 11th, 2014
We have special Electric 50 commemorative items which will be on sale over this weekend (13 & 14 September).

Newcastle 114 has arrived!!

September 8th, 2014
We are pleased to welcome Newcastle 114 to Crich after its long journey from Beamish, the Living Museum of the North.

Electric 50 Event Programme

August 27th, 2014
We are pleased to release the programme for our Electric 50 Weekend on 13th and 14th September.

Wish Tree

August 19th, 2014
Here are a selection of wishes which were placed on the Wish Tree last week for our Woodland Week.

Workshop Update

August 19th, 2014
With Oporto 273 having vacated the workshop following repairs we have now been able to start our next project which will run alongside LCC 1 until next year.
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