HistoryPoints News

Apr 29, 2022

Virtual tram rides at Llandudno

A ride on the coastal tramway from Llandudno to Colwyn Bay was a holiday highlight before the system closed in 1956, but now you can use your smartphone and QR codes at 18 places along the route to see photos of the ...

tramway and read about how it fitted in at each location. We've also captured memories of the trams from older residents and placed them on our relevant web pages for posterity. When you've viewed one page, use the navigation icons below the text to move to the next location in either direction. Our QR codes at the entrance to Bodafon Fields - venue of the Llandudno Transport Festival - will connect your phone to this page on our tramway tour, including a rare aerial photograph showing a tram there during the Second World War.