Monday, 26 January 2009

Fun train application

Locomotive Scotland Ltd have applied for permission to operate a fun train in central Edinburgh providing opposition to the traditional tour buses. The application is based on vehicles built around the conventional chassis of the Suzuki Grand Vitara, Mercedes G and Nissan Patrol - which will tow carriages with passengers. It would be an on road operation and the proposed routes include the usual tourist attractions in the city centre, coming as far south as Melville Drive. Consideration is likely to be given at the Council's Regulatory Committee meeting on 6th March.

That was the text. Now watch the movie. To be fair the locomotives would no doubt be badged rather differently in central Edinburgh and the music you hear with this illustration from Hungary could be adapted!!

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