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Shields ferry suspended because of fog

The Shields Ferry.
The Shields Ferry.

The Shields ferry has been suspended for the rest of the day because of fog.

Nexus tweeted that the poor weather conditions mean there will be no ferry service for the remainder of the day, with Metro accepting tickets.

@My_Metro tweeted: "Due to fog unfortunately the ferry service has been suspended.

"Passengers are advised to make alternative travel arrangements. Metro will accept ferry tickets."

An earlier tweet read: "The Shield's Ferry service will be suspended for the remainder of the evening.

"They are currently arranging a replacement bus service."