Would you like to be involved in the development of access to the outdoors in this area?

Are you interested in being a voluntary member of the Tyne and Wear Joint Local Access Forum (the JLAF), which gives independent advice to the five council’s on access, including […]

Transport chiefs take forward plans to improve local bus services and cut cost to the taxpayer

The Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority today agreed to move forward with plans aimed at providing better bus services while reducing the cost to local taxpayers by £70m. Key […]

Cheap Child fares safe for next two years

Child fares on Tyne and Wear’s local transport will remain low for the next two years, after the Integrated Transport Authority today confirmed funding for the concessionary payment scheme. ITA […]

Special meeting of the Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority

A special meeting of the Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority will take place on Friday, 26 July, at which members will consider alternative proposals to meet the policy objectives […]

Tyne Tunnel wins Project of the Year accolade

One of the biggest engineering feats of recent times in the North East last night beat off more than 60 rivals to carry off a top award. The New Tyne […]

Tyne Tunnels win top Civil Engineering Award

The £260 million New Tyne Crossing, completed in November 2011, has taken the top civil engineering gong at the British Construction Industry Awards in London, holding off competition from projects […]

Future of Tyne and Wear bus services to be decided

A decision is due to be made over the future shape of bus services in Tyne and Wear by the end of the year. The Integrated Transport Authority (ITA) is […]

Tyne and Wear successful in bid for £5million

COMMUTERS across Tyne and Wear are to benefit from £5m of Government money that will make their trips to and from work easier and greener, following a successful funding bid […]

Child concessionary fares in Tyne and Wear rise from September 2012

Child concessionary fares for public transport in Tyne and Wear are to rise by 10p from 1st September 2012 – the first change in price for four years. The single […]