New trams being removed from some routes in Prague

The newest trams in use in Prague will be removed from some routes in the coming weeks. The poor condition of some tram lines in the Czech capital is being made worse by the heavy 14 T trams, say city officials. However, the company which produces the trams, Škoda Transportation in Plzeň, rejects the suggestion that its vehicles are harming tracks, saying that had not been proven.

Author: Ian Willoughby