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Electric Buses - Part One

September 22, 2020

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April 20, 2015

The Trust's next Annual Calendar will soon be available from Fylde coast outlets.   The 2016 Calendar is a tribute to the diverse illuminated tram creations that have been a unique feature of Blackpool's Rigby Road Workshops from 1912 to the present...

April 17, 2015

A foretaste of the story of how a Blackpool Corporation bus managed the overland journey from London to the Khyber Pass and beyond. The epic tale of two Students and their friends travelling through regions and countries in Blackpool Corporation Tran...

April 13, 2015

Blackpool’s trams have a habit of popping up when you least expect them - and not necessarily on the promenade tracks.    From the Red Bank Road Hotel with its distinctive traditional ‘Inn Sign’ showing a Balloon Car - to the hoardings on Clifton Str...

April 7, 2015

While Blackpool’s trams have attracted overwhelming attention from transport enthusiasts over the years - and deservedly so:  the town’s bus fleet also had its fair share of attention as well. As one of a handful of urban transport systems still unde...

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