Seaham Metro extension still a possibility
Transport bosses say they haven’t ruled out the possibility of extending the Metro to Seaham.
Tobyn Hughes, managing director at Nexus, told members of the North East Combined Authority (NECA) this morning the prospect of branching out further down the coast was still a potential option for the future.
And speaking at NECA’s Overview and Scrutiny Committee, he hinted work could start when a new fleet of trains begins running in late 2021.
Referring to his time as a councillor for East Durham, panel chairman David Taylor-Gooby asked: “We were always talking about extending the Metro line, to... read more
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