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Very Light Rail

The purpose of the Very Light Rail project is to develop and deliver a working demonstrator vehicle, which could be an alternative form of street/urban tramway that is affordable and attractive to users.

light-railway

Very Light Rail

The purpose of the Very Light Rail project is to develop and deliver a working demonstrator vehicle, which could be an alternative form of street/urban tramway that is affordable and attractive to users.

Funding: Total cost: £4.45million, Local Growth Fund: £2.46million.

The vehicle will be able to operate off of existing highways. It will be self-propelled using clean battery technology and no overhead line equipment.