January 2016 sees a new DVD Release including Manx Electric Railway content, the 2015 ‘Year Review’ from Videoscene – a 100-minute long production featuring the highlights of six visits to the island during the year.
Starting in February, track renewal and Works car 34 are featured and a visit in May includes car 5 and overhead wire problems. Summer visits include the busy TT period from June with many trams in service; the main enthusiasts’ event from July; a third summer visit from August/September and footage from November.
Highlights are too numerous to mention but include full coverage of the MER running days in events week; the return to service of mail van 16; the ‘wrong line’ tour with motor 16; car 32 on overhead line duties; visits to the depots and workshops; numerous combinations in service; the use of the third siding at Ramsey and much more.
The DVD is now available from Videoscene, priced at £14.95.