Consultation underway on exemption change
A consultation is underway on a proposed change to the Blue Badge disabled person exemption at the Tyne Tunnels, ahead of the introduction of the Tyne Pass free-flow system later this year.
Tyne Tunnel queues to be a thing of the past as plan to remove barriers gets green light
Quicker journeys through the Tyne Tunnels are a step closer today after transport chiefs approved plans to remove the toll barriers to allow vehicles through without stopping.
Tyne Tunnel 10p toll increase for LGVs
Drivers of Class 3 vehicles – LGVs, buses and vans more than 3m high or three axles or more – are being reminded that Tyne Tunnel journeys will increase by 10p from Saturday, 29 August.