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The Changing Face Of The Tyne & Wear Metro System

The Tyne and Wear Metro, also locally known by Geordies as simply the Metro, serves the Geordieland areas of Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead, South Tyneside & North Tyneside through to Sunderland on Wearside. The Metro system opened in 1980 and is now the 2nd largest metro system in the UK, after the London Underground, however since then the Metro system has gone through a …

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