Tyne and Wear Tag Archive

Metro mayhem


The Metro could be heading into its downfall as its operator, Nexus, is facing a multi-million pound budget crisis. This conclusion arises from multiple overhead line failures in...

Closing the gender gap: number of female innovators doubles


Alex Downing discusses the increasing numbers of female inventors ...

Firefighter numbers in crisis after chronic underfunding


The number of firefighters in service remains to be significantly low despite a recent spike in posts. The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) revealed that whilst fireman posts in the UK...