Shields Ferry suspended due to tidal surge

The Shields Ferry was suspended this evening due to a 'tidal surge'.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 13th January 2017, 5:45 pm
Updated Friday, 13th January 2017, 5:51 pm
The Shields Ferry was suspended from about 5pm.
The Shields Ferry was suspended from about 5pm.

A replacement bus service was in action from 5pm.

A statement from the service said: "Ferry services are suspended due to the tidal surge.

"Replacement buses running half hourly from each landing from 5pm.

"Sorry for any inconvenience caused."