Major digging is underway in Birmingham to make substantial extensions to their tram network. By 2026 it will be possible to hop on a battery-powered tram to connect to the airport.
The work is well underway, with Queen Victoria checking on progress. The project has, in fact, been delayed at times by archaeological findings. Just this summer, the traces an old path was found beneath the works here in Victoria Square, and have been identified as an eighteenth century road.
Copyright Debbie Smyth, 11 September 2018
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