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Ripley Rattlers Inspire Local Artist

Ripley Rattlers Inspire Local ArtistThe photograph above shows, from left to right: Dani Kirk; Christine Shawcross and Ruth Gray. Ruth Gray, a local artist from Belper, has generously donated an original painting of a ‘Ripley Rattler’ to Dani Kirk of the Tramway Museum’s catering staff and...

Crich Tramway Village Voted Group Friendly Attraction

Crich Tramway Village Voted Group Friendly AttractionWe are delighted to have been voted Group Travel World’s latest Group Friendly Attraction, and will be featured in their September issue of the magazine. The award is voted for by readers of Group Travel World Magazine, so we would like to thank all those who...

Volunteers Raise Funds

Volunteers Raise FundsSome of the Crich Tramway Village volunteers, who also work at Nottingham Express Transit (NET) have raised funds for two charities. A special trip to NET was advertised at £30 per ticket and included a behind-the-scenes tour of the Wilkinson Street depot and trip on...

Delightful Insights – Photographic Donations

Delightful Insights – Photographic DonationsOver the past few months we have been working through our backlog of photographic donations. This involves looking through what has been given to us and checking it against our existing collection to see if we have the images or not. Here is a look at some of the...

Joseph Leads the Way on Father’s Day

Joseph Leads the Way on Father’s DayCrich Tramway Village will be running their 1874 Sheffield 15 horse tram on Wednesday 13th and Sunday 17th June. Joseph the Shire horse will be pulling the horse tram between 11am and 4pm and on 17th June, and the conductor will be, volunteer, Joseph Burberry, so...

1913 Barnsley & District Motor Bus

1913 Barnsley & District Motor BusIn January this year, we began an appeal to raise funds for the purchase of Car No. 5, a trial tramway replacement service bus operated by Barnsley & District Electric Traction Company, from and later by British Electric Traction Group. Thanks to the generosity...

Crich Tramway Village is a brand name for the National Tramway Museum (Accredited with Arts Council England), solely owned and operated by The Tramway Museum Society, incorporated in England with liability by guarantee (no. 744229). Registered charity number 313615. Our ICO number is Z6700136.

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