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

The A19.
The A19.

Good morning, here's the latest news on the traffic and travel across the region.

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

TRAFFIC - update 2pm

There are no reported delays.

METRO - update 2pm

There are no trains running between Benton and St James in both directions until further notice.

This is due to problem with the overhead line. There is a limited bus replacement service 900, calling at or near to all stations between Four Lane Ends and North Shields.

SHIELDS FERRY - update 2pm

The ferry service is running to timetable.

NEWCASTLE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT- update 2pm

There are no reports of any delays.

DURHAM TEES VALLEY AIRPORT -update 2pm

There are no reports of any delays.

RAIL -update 2pm.

There are no reports of delays.

BUSES -update 2pm.

There are no reports of delays.