Shields Ferry warns it may have to suspend service due to Storm Brendan

The Shields Ferry is running as usual following a suspension on Monday but it has warned services may be suspended if wind speeds rise.

Tuesday, 14th January 2020, 12:56 pm
The Shields Ferry.

The ferry was forced to suspended its service on Monday, January 13, as gusts of wind reached 40mph.

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The service is running to its normal timetable today but has warned conditions may lead to suspensions.

A Nexus spokesman said: “We will monitor Storm Brendan throughout the day and we may have to suspend services if wind speeds are too high.”