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LOCAL MEETING OF NTPTUG WITH NORTH TYNESIDE COUNCIL, Thursday 12th March 2020, 6pm-8pm at Whitley Bay Customer First Centre, York Road , NE26 1AB. The general public are welcome to come and observe.

 

TOPICS:  Metro update (Nexus to advise details: presentation plus Q&A/discussion), then 'Carousel’ format – operator updates.

 

Outcome of 51A, 59/359 & W3 bus routes consultation by Nexus in North Tyneside - see our Bus Route Changes page.

 

The next North Tyneside Transport Forum, will be held on Thursday 14 March 2019, 6pm-8pm at Wallsend Customer First Centre, Station Road, NE28 8JR. Tea and coffee will be available. To be chaired by NTPTUG chair, Fiona Swindell. Will include the latest public transport-related updates from local bus and Metro operators, Nexus and the Council. Click here for a copy of the agenda, in PDF format, compiled by both North Tyneside Council and North Tyneside Public Transport Users Group. Many thanks to John Cram for organising.

 

Help us save historic Borough Road Bridge in North Shields. We have an online petition which at the time of writing this has just over 250 signatures. We want to get that up to 500! If you haven't done so already, please take a few minutes to SIGN THE PETITION. Thanks!

 

Save historic Borough Road Bridge in North Shields! A meeting, hosted by NTPTUG Pedestrian Rights Group, will take place at Magnesia Bank Pub, 1 Camden Street on Saturday 12th January, at 11am to continue organising for march, etc through North Shields planned for 12.30pm, Saturday 19th January.

 

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North Tyneside Public Transport Users Group meeting: Are you fed up with cars, trees and bushes narrowing pedestrian pavements, and especially parking up on narrow pavements? THEN COME TO DISCUSS HOW WE MIGHT CAMPAIGN AND PUBLICISE because in London its illegal to park on pavements. Join us at Whitley Bay Library, York Rd, Whitley Bay, NE26 1AB on Thursday 26th April between 5-6.45pm.

 

North Tyneside Transport Forum

Thursday 15 March, 5.45 pm- 8.00pm, Wallsend Library, The Forum, Wallsend NE28 8JR.

 

North Tyneside Public Transport Users Group open meeting

Thursday 22 February, 4.45 pm-6.45 pm, Whitley Bay Library, York Rd, Whitley Bay, NE26 1AB.        Free tea and coffee available.

 

North Tyneside Public Transport Users Group open meeting

Thursday 30 November, 4.45-6.45pm, Whitley Bay Library, York Rd, Whitley Bay, NE26 1AB.

Come along and help us campaign, publicise and review local public transport concerns along with promoting walking and cycling in the borough. Free tea, coffee and biscuits provided. All welcome.

 

CLIMATE CHANGE WEEK PROGRAMME - TWPTUG representatives will meet Alan Campbell MP at 2pm on Friday 7 July, outside Cullercoats Metro (coast side), after which Jenny Armstrong will lead a guided tour of the village! Can’t walk or stand for that long? No problem, just come for the photo with Alan, or slip away after 15-20 minutes.

 

If you would like to support North Tyneside PTUG in our campaign for an integrated public transport network, then come along to our next meeting on Thursday 6th April, from 5 to 7pm at Whitley Bay Library. Free tea and coffee. Vicki Gilbert (Secretary) and Fiona Swindell (Chair).

 

TWPTUG on Made in Tyne & Wear's news program re BUS SERVICES BILL on 9 January:

www.madeintyneandwear.tv/player/?playercat=90853&vid=tm71a63u&v=2

 

North Tyneside Public Transport Users Group bi-monthly open meeting

Thursday 26 January, 5-6.45pm. Whitley Bay Library, York Rd, Whitley Bay, NE26 1AB.

 

North Tyneside Public Transport Users Group open meeting 

Thursday 17th November, 5-7pm. Whitley Bay Library, York Rd, Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear, NE26 1AB. Subjects for discussion: Our campaign on buses, new Metro trains and other issues. Tea and coffee available. All welcome.

 

North Tyneside Public Transport Users Group open meeting.

Thursday 21st July 2016 5-7pm at Whitley Bay Library. York Rd, Whitley Bay. NE26 1AB. Subjects for discussion: the Bus Services Bill, Pavements and Accidents.  All welcome.

 

NORTH TYNESIDE MEMBERS OF THE MAIN NECA TRANSPORT COMMITTEE:

 

Cllr. John Harrison and Cllr. Muriel Green

 

 

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Bus campaigners supporting their MPs and Mayor in North Tyneside re the BUS SERVICES BILL.