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  • Tynemouth

    Metro digs the outdoors this weekend!

    10 September 2010
    After a sadly soggy August, September looks set to give us a few rays of sunshine, so Metro has decided to make the most out of the outdoors and is encouraging all passengers to shake down their walking shoes, trainers or even welly’ boots and head out for a good ol’ ramble this weekend to blow...
  • Haymarket Bus Station works: Important information for passengers

    1 September 2010
    Bus passengers are being advised there will be some service disruption at Haymarket Bus Station in Newcastle during the £1m roof replacement, starting on Monday, 6 September. The work, by Newcastle City Council involves replacing the roof and an internal makeover, will mean that some bus services...
  • Representatives from Nexus, Go North East, Stagecoach and South Tyneside Council

    South Tyneside Better Bus Network launched

    19 August 2010
    Nexus and South Tyneside Council have signed formal Partnership Agreements with two bus companies underpinning a Better Bus Network in South Tyneside. The separate agreements, one signed with Stagecoach North East and one with Go North East, set out the terms of two voluntary partnerships which...
  • Altoonative ways to get to the Match

    18 August 2010
    Altoonative Travel is all about helping people make informed choices on how they can get to see their football heroes. For too long, supporters have had to search all over the web for information on bus services, where to park their bike and where is the best car park? But this new scheme will give...
  • Metro - the musical.

    Metro – The Musical

    13 August 2010
    BBC Newcastle has embarked on an ambitious project to film a short musical about Metro – with the cast drawn from the people who use it every day. Find out more about this project, and how you can take part, here: http://news.bbc.co.uk/local/wear/hi/front_page/newsid_8908000/8908654.stm
  • Public consultation.

    North Tyneside residents have their say on bus services

    12 August 2010
    People in North Tyneside have until Tuesday, 24th August to comment on Nexus proposals to improve local bus links in the borough. More than 1,500 local residents have already taken part in the consultation and Nexus is urging anyone who has not given their views not to miss the chance. The Nexus...
  • Kevin Bruce from USS, Ken Wilson from Nexus, Insp Pam Bridges and Cllr David Ord

    Nexus installs shelter CCTV at Wallsend bus station

    11 August 2010
    Nexus has installed CCTV cameras in its bus shelters at Wallsend bus station to improve security and provide passengers with greater reassurance. The new cameras form part of the Nexus Bus Strategy, which is a three year action plan to improve local bus services. Nexus plans to install 60 cameras...
  • Sunderland station

    Lost and Found in Sunderland - a major new art commission

    11 August 2010
    Nexus, which owns and manages the Metro system, has spent £7 million modernising the platform spaces at Sunderland station - with more than a little artistic inspiration to help. Not one, but three, separate artists were appointed to assist architects and engineers in rethinking the 140-metre...
  • QuayLink bus at Theatre Royal, Newcastle

    Brand new QuayLink fleet takes to the road

    10 August 2010
    A brand new fleet of environmentally-friendly QuayLink buses started service on 10 August, alongside big improvements to the popular Newcastle-Gateshead city centre service. Go North East, which has won a five year contract from the QuayLink partnership of Newcastle City Council, Gateshead Council...
  • Nexus staff replacing the timbers at a Metro station

    Bridge upgrade means better services to South Shields

    4 August 2010
    Nexus, which owns, manages and is modernising Metro, has successfully completed a complex railway bridge upgrade at Bede Metro station in South Tyneside, which will allow for quicker train services between Pelaw and South Shields. The bridge work, which involved the closure of line for 29 hours...

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