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Sun FM’s Street Stars in the driving seat, thanks to Go North East backing

Sun FM’s Street Stars in the driving seat, thanks to Go North East backing

News   •   Aug 03, 2016 12:53 BST

Go North East has joined a year-long partnership with Sun FM’s Street Stars ground crew, to support some of the biggest events in Wearside’s calendar, including this year’s Airshow, which attracted up to one million visitors, and the forthcoming Sunderland Illuminations where 350,000 people are expected.

​North East charity set to benefit from donated bus

​North East charity set to benefit from donated bus

News   •   Jul 25, 2016 08:32 BST

A bus donated by Go North East to St Oswald’s Hospice is set to be on the road very soon – raking in much-needed funds for the charity.

Red Kite Family Fun Day at Gibside | Sunday 24 July

Red Kite Family Fun Day at Gibside | Sunday 24 July

News   •   Jul 22, 2016 13:52 BST

We're celebrating all things Red Kite this Sunday (24 July) at Gibside between 11am and 4pm.

A look at two 60-somethings who know how to rock a day out by the sea

A look at two 60-somethings who know how to rock a day out by the sea

News   •   Jul 22, 2016 10:00 BST

Hello, my name is Lynne Hedley and this is my husband George. We are in our 60s, newly-semi-retired and making the most of this wonderful thing called the bus pass.

​Quaylink extends into East Newcastle

​Quaylink extends into East Newcastle

News   •   Jul 21, 2016 10:16 BST

People living or working in Walker and Wallsend are set to benefit from a new bus link as we add two new destinations to the Quaylink (Q3).

Go North East takes Pride in backing northern LGBT festival

Go North East takes Pride in backing northern LGBT festival

News   •   Jul 18, 2016 15:35 BST

The annual Northern Pride festival hit Newcastle this weekend, with thousands of people joining a parade from the Civic Centre.

Go North East come to Quorum Business Park

Go North East come to Quorum Business Park

News   •   Jul 14, 2016 06:45 BST

​From Monday 25 July, Go North East will be coming to Quorum Business Park with a new 554 route.

Newcastle Pride - Saturday 16 July

Newcastle Pride - Saturday 16 July

News   •   Jul 13, 2016 12:11 BST

Newcastle Pride takes place on Saturday 16 July and we'll be there showing our support with our very own Pride bus, along with a host of other activities on top of what Pride already has to offer.

NE1 Newcastle Motor Show - 9 & 10 July

NE1 Newcastle Motor Show - 9 & 10 July

News   •   Jul 08, 2016 09:46 BST

Here's your travel guide - how to get there, bus diversions and more.

Durham Miners' Gala – your travel guide

Durham Miners' Gala – your travel guide

News   •   Jul 07, 2016 09:48 BST

Planning on attending Durham Miners' Gala on Saturday 9 July? Look no further than our travel guide.

​Bus is third less stressful than car commute

​Bus is third less stressful than car commute

News   •   Jul 05, 2016 08:00 BST

Did you know that ditching your car for a bus ride to work can help cut your morning stress by 33%?

Wimbledon Competition: Guess how many balls...

Wimbledon Competition: Guess how many balls...

News   •   Jul 04, 2016 08:30 BST

WIN! Just guess how many balls…To celebrate the start of Wimbledon tennis tournament, we have a ballsy competition for you.

WIN a free 7-Day M-Ticket every day this week

WIN a free 7-Day M-Ticket every day this week

News   •   Jul 04, 2016 07:25 BST

​Catch the Bus Week starts today and to celebrate we are giving you a chance to win a free 7-day M-Ticket every day this week.

Go North East signs RNIB's accessibility charter

Go North East signs RNIB's accessibility charter

News   •   Jul 01, 2016 08:35 BST

Go North East, has signed RNIB’s (Royal National Institute of Blind People) Accessibility Charter. Its drivers are undertaking special training so they can better understand the challenges blind and partially sighted passengers face when using the bus in some ‘Swap with Me’ events.

Pensioner drives her long lasting ambition

Pensioner drives her long lasting ambition

News   •   Jul 01, 2016 08:30 BST

A vivacious Durham lady is overjoyed to achieve her life-long ambition of driving a bus – at the grand old age of 70.

Service changes in Gateshead and surrounding areas from 24 & 31 July

Service changes in Gateshead and surrounding areas from 24 & 31 July

News   •   Jun 29, 2016 17:00 BST

There are a number of changes to services taking place in Gateshead and surrounding areas from 24 and 31 July 2016.

Service changes in North Tyneside from 24 & 31 July

Service changes in North Tyneside from 24 & 31 July

News   •   Jun 28, 2016 11:51 BST

There are a number of changes to services taking place in North Tyneside and surrounding areas from 24 and 31 July 2016.

The wheels on the bus industry are turning fast, writes Sophie Moorby.

The wheels on the bus industry are turning fast, writes Sophie Moorby.

News   •   Jun 20, 2016 13:31 BST

Our youngest-ever depot manager Sophie Moorby shares her thoughts on working in a male-dominated bus industry and explains why more women should get on board.

‘Angel’ sighted at Gateshead church

‘Angel’ sighted at Gateshead church

News   •   Jun 17, 2016 15:14 BST

​Worshippers at a Gateshead church have come up with a fresh and unusual way of attracting new people.

Zoom your way to Sunderland International Airshow

Zoom your way to Sunderland International Airshow

News   •   Jun 15, 2016 15:48 BST

​Sunderland International Airshow takes to the air for the 28th time from Friday 22 until Sunday 24 July.