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Midland Metro unveils the first tram from a new £40m fleet

16 October 2013 Last updated at 16:38 BST

The first of a £40 million fleet of new Midland Metro trams has been officially unveiled.

The new Urbos 3 trams are a third bigger than the existing Ansaldo Trasporti models and can carry about 200 passengers.

BBC reporter Bob Hockenhull reports.

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