On track


ken iconHello, I'm Metro Ken. I work for Tyne and Wear Metro. It's my job to make sure that everyone who uses the Metro knows about any disruption and I'm here to remind you that the planned work that's taking place is all going to be worth it in the end. The system is being improved to make sure that the service will be better, more comfortable and more reliable – and that Metro will be here for many years to come. Check out my blog to find out recent news and updates.

  • We're on track

    Bridge being painted 22 October 2013

    The final day of the 27 day line closure has arrived and I am pleased to say that we are on track with the work and your Metro will be back to full operation fro

  • Day 5 of the Major Line Closure

    track repair 21 October 2013

    We are now a few days in to the 27 day major line closure and work is progressing well. The rain has dampened the ground but not our spirits!