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Bilfinger Berger; Siemens; Trans Dev Plc; TIE Ltd; CAF; Tram Time; Edinburgh Evening News; Scotsman Newspaper; BBC Scotland; The City of Edinburgh Council; The Scottish Parliament; The Scottish Tramway and Transport Society; and others.
Dame Sue Bruce - Chief Executive of The City of Edinburgh Council who took part in the mediation talks which saw the disbandonment of TIE and the fresh start with the contractors. photo : courtesy of The City of Edinburgh Council.
Senior representatives from the Edinburgh Tram Network Consortium.
Back from left to right : Dr Jochen Keysberg from Bilfinger SE; Dr Jörg Schneppendahl of Siemens AG; and Señor Antonio Campos from CAF.
Front : Transport Minister Keith Brown MSP; Transport Convener Cllr Lesley Hinds.
photo : courtesy of the Scottish Ministers / Scottish Parliament.
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www.edinburghtrams.info provides links to external web sites. Listing of sites and links to them should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind. We do not accept responsibility for the contents or reliability of the linked web sites nor do we accept any liability for their accuracy or content. If you come across any external links that are inappropriate or do not work, please report them to us.
Official Edinburgh Tram Operators Site -
These links are to the official sites for the second generation street running tram networks in England -
Some Enthusiast Sites -
British Trams Online - covering all the second generation British tram systems with news, technical information, photographs, etc…
Croydon (London) Trams - these pages are fascinating, all the information you could ask for.
Birmingham Midland Metro - with mostly photographs but with some technical information provided.
Lothian Buses site
The Light Rail Transit Association have information on modern trams from around the UK and the rest of the world.
A local site dedicated to all things in Leith, Leith Links, have an up to date section detailing the press reports and releases for the Edinburgh Trams system. These are updated frequently and make great reading.
Granton History - where information on Granton including the first generation Edinburgh Trams running in the Granton area can be found.
Model Tramways - a charity for all things connected to model tramways. Tramway & Light Rail Society.
Lost Edinburgh on facebook - a site that has pictures and information with other relevant details of Edinburgh, including trams and other transport items of interest.
Edinphoto - A site with loads of images and recollections of everything Edinburgh. Amongst other pages it has information on Edinburgh Trams.
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