Tramlink is a light rail tram system serving Croydon and surrou... -

Tramlink is a light rail tram system serving Croydon and surrou...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
Tramlink is a light rail tram system serving Croydon and surrounding areas in South London, England. It began operation in 2000, the first tram system in London since 1952. It is owned by London Trams, an arm of Transport for London (TfL), and operated by FirstGroup.

Council report says roads 'will not cope' with Westfield traffic

Inside Croydon (satire) (blog) - 23 Jun 2018
“All other transport systems in London, including trains, Tube, DLR and buses, have expanded in the last 20 years since Tramlink was built, during a time when other trams systems in the UK have expanded and added new lines. Political promises have been ...

Historic old Quebec to get tram link

The Straits Times - 17 Mar 2018
MONTREAL (AFP) - Quebec City's historic old quarter, a World Heritage site, will be linked to outlying districts by a tramway under a multi-billion-dollar new public transit project, officials said Friday (March 16). The 23-kilometre (14 mile) electric ...

No tramlink service to New Addington due to power failure

Croydon Guardian - 04 Mar 2018
Sorry for the intrusion. Please be aware we use cookies and similar technologies to help our site work, to understand how it is used, and to personalise content and advertising. It helps us continue to provide access to our content for free. By ...

Planner John Fregonese remembered for his impact on Baton Rouge

Greater Baton Rouge Business Report - 20 Jun 2018
Other key Fregonese projects included work on the planned TramLink BR streetcar line along Nicholson Drive, which has since been tabled; the former Entergy site at 1509 Government St., which is now under redevelopment and is expected to open later this ...

$3.6 Million Buffet Makeover at Treasure Island

Eater Vegas - 04 Jun 2018
Joining a collection of ongoing improvements at the resort, The Buffet at T.I. has temporarily shuttered until July 28 for a major makeover. Paperwork filed over the last two months calls for a demolition of the buffet interior, followed by a remodel ...

15 recommendations in Croydon Tramlink derailment report

Metro Report International - 07 Dec 2017
UK: The Rail Accident Investigation Branch made 15 recommendations to improve safety on December 7 when it published its report into the overturning of a tram at Sandilands in Croydon, south London on November 9 2016.

Meet the man who runs Nottingham's tram network

Nottingham Post - 27 Sep 2017
In this year's instalment of Nottinghamshire's Top 200 Companies, the highest riser in the Post's listing – based on turnover – was Tramlink Nottingham. As the consortium that holds the contract to operate the city's tram network, its funds have been ...

Could an Eastwood tram link to HS2?

Eastwood Advertiser - 06 Mar 2018
Eastwood MP Gloria De Piero says she is 'delighted' with news of significant opportunities for the tram to be extended out to Eastwood and linked up with the planned HS2 high speed train. During a meeting at Broxtowe Borough Council, representatives ...

Is this how the tube map will look in 2040?

CityMetric - 13 Jun 2018
Great news for fans of London transport, and also fans for whining about how London gets all the transport funding: TfL has big plans. The capital's transport authority is currently putting the finishing touches to its shiny new forelock-tugging east ...

Study cast doubts on Glasgow tram link to airport

The Times - 18 Nov 2017
Plans to build a multimillion-pound transport link to Glasgow airport are in doubt after experts raised concerns about value for money. The £144 million tram-train connection from Central Station to Abbotsinch was proposed as a cheaper alternative to ...

Nottingham tram company 'losing almost £1m a week'

BBC News - 17 Jan 2018
The company which runs Nottingham's tram service could be unable to pay its debts in future, auditors have warned. Tramlink Nottingham's annual report showed the company was losing nearly £1m a week in the year up to March 2017, despite 15 million ...

Scrutiny chief wants your ideas to improve the tram network

Inside Croydon (satire) (blog) - 05 Mar 2018
Sean Fitzsimons, the councillor who chairs scrutiny, said, “Next year will be the 25th anniversary of the Croydon Tramlink Act, which basically set out the network we have today. “No major extensions have been funded in that time, but in the rest of ...

Hope for Derby tram link to HS2 seems dashed

Derby Telegraph - 03 Oct 2017
A new bus lane along the A52 is the most likely option for connecting Derby to the planned HS2 station in Toton, regeneration chiefs say. A tram route that followed the line of the dual carriageway had been considered – but members of the East Midlands ...

What's New