Tyne and Wear

Tyne and Wear is a metropolitan county in North East region of England around the mouths of the rivers Tyne and Wear.

administrative area within a nation, county, English county, populated place, administrative area within a nation above city-level, English metropolitan county, geographical area

Area
538 square kilometres , 540 square kilometres
Births
Cheryl Cole , Sting , Ridley Scott , Brian Johnson , Alan Shearer ,  …
Broadcast Area of
Metro Radio , BBC Radio Newcastle , Magic 1152 , The Galaxy Network
Closest Airport, Nearest Settlement of
Newcastle Airport
Deaths
Bede , Sid James , William Paley , Michael Sundin , Hughie Gallacher ,  …
Location
the North-East of England
Location of
Newcastle upon Tyne , Gateshead , South Shields , Newcastle University , Northumbria University ,  …
Origin of
Neil Tennant , John Miles , Paul Mullen , Pete Gofton , Joe McElderry ,  …
Residents
Michael Carrick , Martyn Waghorn , Peter Flannery , William Shield , Mark Prudhoe ,  …
The Area Served By
Tyne and Wear Passenger Transport Executive

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