Metro services between St James and Monument will be suspended while a key track junction is replaced.Read the full story ›
A Metro train passenger who hurled shocking abuse at a transgender woman travelling on the same carriage has been put behind bars.Read the full story ›
Delays of up to 15 mins to trains running between Airport and South Hylton due to a failed train.
The number of people using the Tyne and Wear Metro rose above 40 million in 2015, the highest passenger number for five years.
Passenger numbers have grown by 4.6 million – or more than 13% – in the two years since major modernisation work was completed on Metro’s main route through Newcastle.
A train passenger who racially abused a two Muslim woman on the Tyne and Wear Metro has been handed a suspended sentence.Read the full story ›
Disruption on the Tyne and Wear Metro between Pelaw and South Hylton is expected to continue throughout tomorrow. The problems were caused by damage to an overhead power line during Storm Desmond.
Andrew Thompson, 26, of Priors Terrace, in Tynemouth, has been charged with racially/religiously aggravated fear of violence words/writing.Read the full story ›
New Metro fares in 2016 will mean a rise in the cost of daysavers, and a reduction in single faresRead the full story ›
Major delays to trains from St James - South Shields due to an ambulance attending.
Tyne and Wear Metro operator Nexus has offered passengers refunds after major disruption due a failed train.
There were no trains running between Heworth and Hebburn/Brockley Whinns for several hours.
The company had to operate a bus replacement service instead.