Tyne and Wear Metro has revealed a number of special ticket options to help people as they visit the array of Great North Snowdogs.
The limited edition Snowdog Pop Pay As You Go card costs £13.50 and comes with a £10 balance already loaded on so you can start making journeys straightaway.
Engineers are replacing a two kilometre stretch of track between Jesmond Metro station and the QEII Metro Bridge.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for information after a woman was assaulted at a Metro station in Newcastle.
At around 9.45am on Sunday 14th August a 64-year-old woman was at the Metro ticket machines at Central Station when she was approached by a man and pushed to the ground.
The woman suffered a broken arm in the fall but the male responsible fled the scene following the incident. Officers attended but were unable to locate him.
Police have been carrying out a number of enquiries and have now released an image of a man they would like to speak to. He was in the area and could help officers with the investigation.
The man, or anyone who recognises him, should contact police on 101 quoting reference 458 14/08/16 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
An ongoing incident at West Jesmond metro station is causing delays to the service between West Jesmond and The Coast.
Minor delays to trains from West Jesmond - Airport and The Coast due to a police incident.
A North East Ambulance spokesperson said they received a call at 17:13 and it remains on the scene.
The Metro concourse and platforms at Central Station in Newcastle are to close for five full weekends.Read the full story ›
Police have released an image of a man they would like to speak to after a 15-year-old girl was threatened at a South Tyneside Metro station.
The girl was threatened by a man with a knife at Hebburn Metro Station at around 9.20pm on July 23rd.
She was not injured during the incident but was left extremely shaken and contacted police but when officers arrived the male involved had already left the scene.
Enquiries into the incident are ongoing and police have now released an image of a man they would like to speak to. He was in the area and may be able to help with enquiries.
The man, or anyone who knows him, should contact officers on 101 quoting reference 1372 23/07/16.
Information and advice from Tyne and Wear Metro about travelling by public transport on Great North Run day.Read the full story ›
The Metro at Central Station in Newcastle will close for five full weekends for modernisation work.Read the full story ›
There were 7 trains that came to a stop. We needed to make sure the line was safe- it was a very well practised evacuation.Read the full story ›