Thursday 22 February 2024
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Nottingham trams fail again because of power lines

Nottingham’s trams are affected again having operated for a few minutes since the earlier issues.

NET said in an update at 2 am on Thursday 12 August:

‘We have no service between Bulwell & the Forest & Phoenix Park & the Forest.

‘NCT Yellow & Orange line Buses also EMR Trains are accepting our tickets and passes. Shuttle Bus service operating between Forest & Bulwell Bus station.’

Full details below:

‘Due to an issue with the overhead line we currently have no service between Bulwell and the Forest, and Phoenix Park and the Forest in both directions.

Trams travelling from Hucknall will terminate at Bulwell

Trams travelling from Toton Lane will terminate at the Forest

Trams travelling from Clifton South will terminate at the Forest

NCT Yellow line and Orange line Buses and East Midland Railway are accepting our tickets and passes. We are also operating a circular shuttle bus service between the Forest and Bulwell Bus Station.


The NCT yellow bus stops are located at:
• Bulwell-Bulwell Bus station-68, 69, 70, 71
• Cinderhill-Cinderhill Road/Headstocks Pub-70, 71
• Highbury Vale-Catchems Corner/Vernon Road-68, 69
• David Lane-Basford Crossings/Vernon Road-68, 69
• Basford-Nottingham Road/Vernon Road-68, 69
• The Forest-The Forest Recreation Ground/Mansfield Road-68, 69
• Old Market Square/Royal Centre-Victoria Shopping Centre/Mansfield Road-68, 69, 70, 71
• Royal Centre-The Victoria Shopping Centre/Mansfield Road (Near TK Maxx)

NCT Orange Bus Stops are located at:
• Beeston Centre-Near to Tram Stop
• Chilwell Road-High Road near to Tram Stop
• High Road Central College-Central College near to Tram Stop
• Cator Lane-Cator Lane near to Tram Stop
• Bramcote Lane-Bramcote Lane near to Tram Stop. Inham Road if heading South
• Eskdale Drive-Field Lane
• Inham Road-Eskdale Drive

Railway Stations:
• Hucknall Railway Station
• Bulwell Railway Station
• Nottingham Railway Station