Bishop to bless Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels

October 15, 2019

The Rt Revd Sarah Clark, The Bishop of Jarrow, will perform a ceremony to bless the historic Tyne Pedestrian and Cyclist Tunnels on Thursday 17th October. The tunnels reopened to the public in August after being closed for more than six years for refurbishment. Cllr Gladys Hobson, vice chair of the Joint Transport Committee of […]

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We are now open

August 7, 2019

After being closed for six years for refurbishment, the historic Grade II-listed Tunnels are now open. Visitors can once again cycle or walk from one side of the River Tyne to the other and experience the unique structure which has been a key link for the people of Tyneside since 1951. The Tunnels will be […]

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