Spring 2017: Footage from the four spring Heritage tram Gold running days which took place in March and at Easter, the May Day Bank Holiday weekend and Spring Bank Holiday weekend. The entire operational fleet is featured including ‘B’ fleet cars; the return of 718 in green and cream; 733+734 to Fleetwood and much more.
Preservation: 31 departs for Beamish and 147 arrives back!
The 621 Project: Our cameras are given exclusive access to the work being carried out to restore this tram to service. Presented in four parts, filmed throughout spring, the tram moves under its own power for the first time in almost eight years. In the Fitting Shop the tram is stripped and numerous jobs are carried out.
The Heritage Fleet – Inside and Out #4 – Car 715: Part four of a new series exploring Blackpool’s Heritage fleet features second series Balloon car 715. The tram is filmed in detail looking at controllers, bogies, seats and destination blinds before a few short rides: RR depot to North Pier; Little Bispham loop and Starr Gate to Pleasure Beach.
Nostalgia: It’s back to spring 2002 with Blackpool Tram Video 28 in full and on DVD for the very first time. Footage comes from the March – May period of 2002 and includes the launch of Standard 147, Glasgow 1245 departs, the Rocket farewell tour, an incredible accident involving 645 and a detailed look at the old tramway from Bispham to Talbot Square.