Tyne And Wear News:

Tyne and Wear Metro network shut by power failure
…The entire Tyne and Wear Metro network was brought to a standstill on Sunday…


Tyne and Wear Metro: Power-failure hit trains back to delayed service
…The Tyne and Wear Metro service is back on after being off for a day…


Tyne and Wear Metro: Flooding causes chaos
…Two burst pipes cut off water to homes and caused gridlock across Tyne and Wear


Firefighters attacked with fireworks and rocks in Walker
… but one of the appliances was slightly damaged. The Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue…


Newcastle City Council plans 4.95% tax hike to save £13m
… by reviewing adult social care £150,000 by reducing contributions to Tyne and Wear Archives…


Tyne and Wear Metro to be publicly run by Nexus
…The operation of the Tyne and Wear Metro has been returned to the public body…


Eel protections screens for Tees, Tyne, Wear and Coquet rivers
… places on the Tees, Tyne, Wear and Coquet in response to new regulations. The £11m…


Tyne and Wear Metro expansion agreed
…A plan to extend the Tyne and Wear Metro and spend £1bn on new trains…


Fire at Sunderland industrial unit
… across the north of the city, and Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue said seven fire…


Tyneside Council fits £1.4m sprinklers as 'reassurance'
… to residents, we want to take action to retrofit sprinklers in all four blocks." Tyne… and Wear Fire and Rescue Service assistant chief officer Alan Robson welcomed the move…