North East traffic and travel LIVE: What you need to know

Good morning. Here is the latest traffic and travel news from around the North East.

Tuesday, 5th February 2019, 05:32 am
Updated Thursday, 7th February 2019, 16:35 pm
The A19.

Follow us throughout the day as we update you with the latest information on transport services and what is happening on the roads.

WEATHER - last update 10.15am

A frosty start with freezing fog before rain showers are expected later today.

Cloud is expected to increase in the afternoon with strengthening winds.

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Maximum temperature 6 °C.

TRAFFIC - last update 10.15am

TYNE AND WEAR METRO - last update 10.15am

All trains are running to timetable according to Metro.

BUSES -STAGECOACH, GO NORTH EAST, ARRIVA NORTH EAST - last update 10.15am

No reports of any delays on the region's bus services.

RAIL SERVICES - last update 10.15am

LNER says that the 9.30am Edinburgh to Kings Cross service has been cancelled throughout.

The company tweeted: "The 09:30 #Edinburgh to #KingsCross service will be cancelled throughout.

"Passengers are advised to travel on the 10:00 service from #Edinburgh which will call additionally at #BerwickUponTweed."

SHIELDS FERRY - last update 10.15am

There are no reports of delays to the Shields Ferry

NEWCASTLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT - last update 10.15am

There seems to be no issues with flights from Newcastle International Airport.

DURHAM TEES VALLEY AIRPORT - last update 10.15am

There are no reported delays to flights.