Driving The New Tram!

Driving a tram Phil BatemanI was recently invited by Centro to take a close look at the new trams that are now gliding along the tracks taking passengers on Line One. I had a great day which included driving the new vehicles, under instruction of course!

Here is a picture that helps to prove the fact!

Many of you reading this article will know of the belief I have that a network of Light Rail Transit vehicles ( trams), very much  holds the future for moving large groups of people quickly and easily across our crowded conurbation.

A network of these vehicles will improve land values, create employment, provide rapid transport opportunities, reduce journey times, and be good for the environment.


Phil Bateman

Phil Bateman is Married to Mary and lives in Wednesfield North. He was a long serving local politician having served previously on the now defunct West Midlands County Council... read more


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