Family tickets for Tyne ferry cruises must be won

SHIELDS Ferry river cruises are set to return this summer, with the hugely successful fish and chips trips also coming back by popular demand.

And to mark the return of the cruises, operator Nexus have three family tickets – two adult and up to two children to be won.

Nexus will still be operating its one and a half hour Tyne Tours this year and the three-hour Sunday afternoon river trips.

There will also be special ferry trips to cater for family fun, including children’s entertainers and new for this year is animal encounters trip, where children can pet cute and friendly animals, all onboard the ferry.

To be in with a chance of winning a family ticket, simply send an e-mail to putting ‘FREE RIVER TRIP’ in the subject box.

Winners will be drawn at random and notified by e-mail.

Closing date is May 3 and there is only one competition entry per person allowed.

Full details about cruise trips are available at or on (0191) 202 0747.