Author: Ken

Bridge perspective

The Northern Spire is the latest river crossing to be added to the North Easts already impressive collection. Construction began in May 2015 and the crossing first opened on the 28 August 2018. A crossing was first proposed in 2005 but financial uncertainties caused the scheme to be delayed significantly until funding was finally approved […]

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my ugly mug

Well this site has been up and running for a little while now, and other than a few basic pieces of information I realise I have not really introduced myself. So i thought it would be good of me to go all out cliche and do the typical ’10 things you didn’t know about me’ […]

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The Tyne Bridge at night

The Tyne Bridge has recently passed a major milestone. Our big green giant has officially turned 90 years old. There is no denying that she could do with a splash of paint and a few bulbs relaxed, but you have to admit for turning 90 she’s still looking rather good for her age. To honour […]

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