25 Oct '13, 4pm

Has the Southwark Supertram gone the same way as the Preston Guild Line?

Has the Southwark Supertram gone the same way as the Preston Guild Line?

It appears that the latest plans by the Trampower consortium have fizzled out, with proposals for a new demonstration line at Preston seemingly having been axed. The organisation’s website has now been taken offline, with anyone attempting to view it now greeted by a message explaining that the account has been suspended due to unpaid web hosting fees. It is understood that the whole idea has now been dropped by the founder of Trampower. There has been considerable discussion on the Preston Trampower scheme at www.railforums.co.uk which has unearthed some interesting snippets about the project. A forum member who reportedly attempted to register with Trampower to receive news updates on the project by email has reposted a message from its founder, stating: “I’ve given up. Sorry it did not work out”. It is quite remarkable to see such an ambitious project end in such unders...

Full article: http://www.britishtramsonline.co.uk/news/?p=5512

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