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Free bus travel offer for South Tyneside residents
The Better Bus Network, a unique partnership between Stagecoach North East, Go North East, Nexus and South Tyneside Council, starts on Sunday, 13 June with many routes in the borough changing. To mark the change households right across South Tyneside are being hand-delivered a guide to bus routes…
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New Nexus taxi-bus for Gateshead Village
Nexus is providing a new local taxi-bus service linking parts of Whickham to Metrocentre from Monday, 14 June. The TB43 goes from Whickham’s Watergate Estate via Broom Lane, Front Street, Coniston Avenue and Lambton Avenue to Metrocentre bus station. It will run every 30 minutes Monday to Saturday…
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Nexus steps in to save Doxford, Washington and Birtley bus links
Nexus is providing two new bus routes to fill gaps in the network caused by the withdrawal of commercial services to and from Doxford, Washington and Birtley. The 23 and 37 buses start service from Monday 14 June after Nexus responded to requests from local residents and workers at Doxford…
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Have your say on plans to improve local bus links in North Tyneside
People in North Tyneside are being asked their opinion of plans to improve local bus links in a major consultation starting this June. Nexus has unveiled plans to overhaul bus routes it pays for in North Tyneside improving local links right across the community. The Nexus proposals include better…
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South Tyneside Better Bus Network launched
Nexus, Stagecoach, Go North East and South Tyneside Council have got together to launch a Better Bus Network for South Tyneside.     The four partners got together at Jarrow Bus Station to mark the start of a unique collaboration that will start with major changes to routes and timetables from 13…
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Final chance to give your views on local bus links
Up to 6,000 people have already taken part in a huge consultation looking at the future of local bus links in Tyne and Wear.   And residents in Sunderland, Newcastle and Gateshead still have time to give their views online until 4 June.   Nexus and local councils set up the consultation, to get…
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Changes to bus services in Sunderland from 30 May
Important news for passengers who use services 36C and 39 in Sunderland during the evening. Stagecoach tickets and passes will no longer be valid on two Sunderland evening bus services after 30 May. A new bus company, Veolia, is taking over evening journeys on the two routes, paid for by Nexus.…
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Northern secures two year franchise extension
Northern Rail today announces that it has secured a two-year extension to its franchise after beating performance targets for its 2,500 daily train services across the north of England. The Department for Transport has confirmed that Northern, which is owned by a joint venture of Serco and Abellio…
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New Customer Information Screens at Sunderland
  New customer information screens have been installed at Sunderland station in the latest step forward in Nexus' £7 million refurbishment of platform areas.   The screens provide different levels of information - showing upcoming departures on some screens while others show train stopping points…
The Princess Royal officially opens Haymarket Metro station
The Princess Royal officially opens Haymarket Metro station
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal officially opened the redeveloped Haymarket Metro station in Newcastle at a ceremony on Monday March 29. Nexus, which owns, manages and is modernising Metro, has arranged for pupils from Walkergate Primary School in Newcastle to welcome the Royal party on their…