Major Metro closures start on North Tyneside

There are major line closures on the Metro as track replacement work takes place '“ starting today.

Saturday, 23rd July 2016, 10:50 am
Updated Saturday, 23rd July 2016, 11:54 am
The Tyne and Wear Metro.

It’ll mean the lines between Benton and Monkseaton will be closed until Saturday, August 6.

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Stations including Tynemouth, Cullercoats and Whitley Bay will stay open this time, after work was completed there earlier in the year.

There will be a frequent replacement bus service in operation during the closure for all passengers who would otherwise use the Metro between Benton and Monkseaton.