Rail union RMT has confirmed there will be a further three days of strike action on Arriva Rail North in July.Read the full story ›
The A1036 Gillygate in York is closed in both directions after scaffolding collapsed onto the road.
It happened at A19 Bootham/High Petergate. There are reports the scaffolding has knocked out the traffic lights.
Very slow traffic and lane blocked due to serious accident, 5 vehicles involved on A1 Western Bypass Southbound around Hollinside Road (Metro Centre).
The road was completely blocked earlier but lane 2 has reopened.
Newcastle International Airport say all British Airways flights to and from Heathrow are cancelled following a major IT system failureRead the full story ›
The Tyne and Wear Metro has launched its own Baby on Board badges to help pregnant women get a seat when they need it.Read the full story ›
Manufacturing work has begun on 65 new high speed Azuma trains for the East Coast main line.Read the full story ›
Controversial parking charges will come into force at Seaton Carew today (May 5).Read the full story ›
There are currently no Metro trains running from Monument to Brockley Whins due to overhead power line issues.
No trains Monument - Brockley Whins due to a problem with the power supply. More info to follow.
There are no trains running between Monument & Brockley Whins and Monument & Jarrow in both directions until further notice . This is due to a problem with the power supply. Go North East are accepting Metro tickets in the affected area. Bus services 27, 56 and X10. We will update you as soon as we have more information.
A planned 48-hour strike on Virgin Trains East Coast has been suspended following progress in talks.
Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union had been due to walk out on Friday and Saturday in a dispute over the role of guards and other issues.
Virgin had said it would have run a normal service if the strike had gone ahead.
The A19 has fully reopened at Washington following a collision between a van and a lorry on a slip road between the A1231 and the A183.
The van driver, believed to be in his twenties was taken to hospital with severe lower limb injuries.