Shields Ferry services resume - for now

The Shields Ferry is running again today - for the time being at least.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 18 March, 2018, 09:31
Shields Ferry services have resumed after last night's suspension

Crossings were suspended last night due to the swell on the Riverr Tyne.

A message on the service's Facebook page this morning reads: "Ferry services will be running today as usual.

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"The crew will be keeping an eye on the swells on the river but they are able to operate crossings at the moment."