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Tram in Wenduine

The Kusttram Through Images

This article is about the Kusttram interurban tram service that links the towns and smaller communities along the West Flanders coast of Belgium. The Kusttram, with 67 stops and 67 kilometres in length is the longest tram route in the world.

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DEFAKA store where the Bernheim Petition was born

The Bernheim Petition

Find out how a Jewish clerk dismissed from his position in Germany was able to take the Hitler government to court at the League of Nations – and win his case for anti-Jewish discrimination and unfair dismissal.

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Attractions in Wimbledon

Attractions in Wimbledon

While the pandemic restrictions are with us, please come with me on a virtual visit of views and attractions in Wimbledon.

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Trams in Cieszyn

Trams in Cieszyn and Těšín

This article is about the trams in Cieszyn that used to run later on as international trams between divided Polish Cieszyn and Czech Těšín.

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Tram route 38 in Bytom

Tram Route 38 in Bytom Poland

This daily scheduled tram route is one of the iconic historical visiting points of Bytom. Passengers and tourists can use the route at regular tramway prices.

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Captain Sir Tom Moore

Captain Sir Tom Moore RIP. 1920 – 2021

In a cruel twist of fate, having lived to the age of 100 years, Sir Tom succumbed to COVID-19 and pneumonia, after fighting to raise nearly £33m for NHS Charities Together.

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The Old Bakehouse in Tarring

High Street Tarring Photographs

Come with me on a virtual walk along the medieval High Street in Tarring, Worthing. Experience the historic atmosphere through my photographs of this beautiful area.

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Visit to Saariselkä in Finland

In January 2019, we visited Saariselkä, deep within the Arctic Circle in Finland. We planned to visit again in January 2021 but had to put this on hold due to the pandemic. This article is published on the second anniversary of our memorable visit to Saariselkä.

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Tram bound for Katowice

Transit Tram Journeys in Upper Silesia

This article is about pre World War II historical aspects of the Upper Silesian tramway network. Find out about the history of cross-border and transit tram travel in Upper Silesia and how these difficult journeys affected people of the region.

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Tram in Sosnowiec

Experience Upper Silesia through tram journeys

I have written this article from the perspective of a tram enthusiast. Hopefully, you will be able to virtually experience the tramway sensory excitement of sites, sounds and smells of day-to-day life in the urban and rural settings of the Upper Silesian Tramway.

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Basel Tramway

Cross-Border Tram Lines

There are just four examples of cross-border tram lines bridging the divide between communities based in different countries.

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Star of Bethlehem

Happy Christmas

Wishing you all, wherever you are, a very Happy Christmas and compliments of the season. May good health be always with you.

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Southern Region Posters Signal Success

South Coast View

Travel with me by train to the South Coast View and avail yourself of a time bygone, when posters spoke to you with evocative art.

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