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Tyne Pedestrian Tunnel Closure & Update

A free daily bus service will continue shuttling pedestrians & cyclists between the Tyne pedestrian tunnel entrances in East Howdon, Wallsend & Jarrow entrance after the Tyne pedestrian until at least the Summer of 2016. The tunnel closed on the 20th of May 2013 for a major refurbishment programme costing around 7 million pounds, however, the then main contractor for the …

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Wallsender’s Invited To Meet With A Copper

Wallsenders from the Howdon & Willington Quay ward of Wallsend have been invited to “have a cuppa with a copper“. The meeting will be at St Pauls Church in Willington Quay, Wallsend on Monday the 18th of February 2013 from 10:30am, giving local people the opportunity to informally meet with PCSO Carl Brydon of their local neighbourhood policing team. Members of …

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Police Warn Toy Scooter Riders Using Side Street In Willington Quay, Wallsend

The Wallsend branch of Northumbrian Police have posted warnings raising there concerns regarding the use of toy scooters on a side street in Willington Quay. Motorists have told police that they have had to take evasive action to miss children on their toy scooters despite there being an advisory 20MPH speed limit in force. A …

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