February 2015 sees a new DVD Release including Manx Electric Railway content, the 2014 ‘Year Review’ from Videoscene – a 100-minute long production was filmed at points during the Spring, Summer and Autumn, including the following:
Spring: Action from 16th-18th May with a detailed look at the remodelled Laxey station and trams using the new crossovers, plus car 1 on a private hire, cars 22+59 starting out from Ramsey and various other Winter Saloons and trailers on service.
Summer: Footage from the 2014 Transport Festival from 28th July to 3rd August including the evening Dhoon Quarry shuttle with cars 33+46 and 3+46, the return to traffic of open wagon No.10 and the intensive MER service from the Thursday. Action from the Friday and Saturday includes cars 1+51 on service and cars 2 & 16 on enthusiast tours. The final day saw an intensive service to Ramsey with 12 sets in traffic. All are featured plus the 32+58 and car 16 breakdown incidents.
Autumn: A late season visit from 31st October to 3rd November featuring the ‘Tunnel Vision’ event which saw car 5 towing car 7! Various other trams are featured including car 6 running as No.10. Winter Saloons provide the service, car 22 is the last tram of the year and the exodus from Ramsey shed begins with car 50 on a low-loader.
The DVD is now available from Videoscene, priced at £14.95.