Latest North East Travel & School Closure Info

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Bookmark this page for the latest information including links to school closures, weather, travel and event cancellations across the North East.

You can listen to Heart on 96.2FM, 96.4FM, 100.7FM, 101.8FM, DAB radio, through our smartphone app or website to get the latest news and travel updates on the situation happening right now across the North East.

Weekdays from 6:30am, Heart Breakfast with Jamie Theakston and Amanda Holden will have the very latest as you wake-up.

Then from 4pm, we will update you with any fresh info for the next day and get you home safely. plus we'll keep you right up to date throughout the working day as well.

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 Just click on the useful links below for the latest information.


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Travel News

Heart has the latest travel information every 20 minutes during Heart Breakfast, from 6am til 10am, throughout the day, and from 4pm on Heart Drive-time. 

Public Transport

When the bad weather hits, public transport often suffers with delays, cancellations and amendments to timetables. Whether you're travelling on the bus, trains or in the air, the latest information can be found below. 



School Closures

We're not able to broadcast all the schools that are closed in the North East so click the links through to your local council school closure page to find out if your school is closed due to the bad weather.

Please note that the information on these websites is maintained by the relevant authorities.