Major award for innovation and ambition

The organisation that oversees transport provision in Tyne and Wear is celebrating after being named the best in the country. The Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority (ITA) was named ITA of the year at the 2011 National Transport Awards ceremony in London. Competition judges recognised its role in delivering the second Tyne Tunnel, and […]

New Metro train colours revealed

Nexus has unveiled the new livery for Metro trains as the first refurbished Metrocar returns to the region after a major refurbishment. Metrocar 4041, the first of 90 to be stripped down and refitted by a specialist engineering firm in Doncaster, has a sleek light metallic grey and black finish, incorporating the iconic bright yellow […]