The North-East has plenty to offer visitors, although that may not include extensive railway activity. However, it is home to one of the few rapid transit systems in the UK, the Tyne and Wear Metro.
It’s a part of everyday life for locals and an essential aspect of the North-East infrastructure; here are 12 interesting facts about the Tyne and Wear Metro.
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