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Sharon Hodgson, Member of Parliament for Washington and Sunderland West and Shadow Minister for Public Health sent a letter to Chris Grayling , Secretary of State for Transport today calling for the Tyne and Wear Metro to be extended to Washington. The letter detailed several reasons for an extension of the Metro line, including regional growth, accessibility […]

A maintenance vehicle which has given 30 years of service to the Tyne and Wear Metro is to benefit railway operators in the Far East. Nexus, the public body which owns and manages Metro, has sold its giant track tamping machine following its three decades looking after 77kms of Metro track. It has been snapped […]

Christmas is literally here! It’s the time to wrap up warm, do some last minute shopping then get ready to head out!  But if you’re heading to the shops or looking for a lift before a night out you may what to check this essential travel guide for services over Christmas! Tyne and Wear Metro […]

Sunderland MP Sharon Hodgson, has geared up her long-standing campaign to bring the Tyne and Wear Metro to Washington with a letter to the Transport Secretary, Chris Graylin. Sharon who represents Washington and Sunderland West, sent the letter following the publication of the Department for Transport’s: Connecting people: a strategic vision for rail. In her response […]

Christmas is around the corner! It’s the time to wrap up warm ,do some last minute shopping then get ready to head out!  But if you’re heading to the shops or looking for a lift before a night out you may what to check this essential travel guide for services over Christmas! Tyne and Wear […]

Reward offered after cable theft disrupts Metro travellers The theft of cable on the Metro disrupted travel for thousands of transport users on Monday morning (December 4). Now Nexus are offering a £1,000 cash reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for the cable theft. The theft […]

From 2018 people under the age of 18 will be able to get on the metro for as little as £1. This comes as Nexus introduced the new Pop Blue Card which is aimed at getting teenagers out and about in the Tyne and Wear. Under 18s will pay just £1 for any single ticket within […]

**UPDATE: Services are running now to all destinations. There are some delays due to Low Rail Adhesion.**  Article below is from Sunday 29th October There is stil no Metro services running system-wide due to a power supply problem at the depot. Nexus released a statement earlier this morning which said “the issue occurred this morning […]


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