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Brussels 150

On the 1st of May, 2019, exactly 150 years after the inauguration of the first line, the Brussels tram Museum, STIB and the Brussels Capital Region are celebrating this joyous occasion with a series of events along the historical route of this very first line including a large tram parade of some 40 vehicles. More details can be found on the tram museum website

In addition Brussels has been chosen to host the 2019 European Tram Drivers Championship. 25 teams from 21 nations will participate. This takes place on Saturday 4 May and runs from 10 - 17 hrs.

The competition was won by Brussels with Moscow second and Oradea (Romania) third. the 2020 competition will be hld in Oradea. Video of the event is available at TRAM-EM. Select 'Livestream'.

1 May 2019 Updated 4 May

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