A new breed of celebrity...
pic 1 - Mon 7th June: Tyney-Tim makes an appearance for his fans in the sunshine pretending to be a giant 30-ft spider trapped in the bridge.
pic 2 - Tues 8th June: Obviously not a fan of the rain and thunder, Tyney has retreated out of the limelight.
To catch a glimpse of Tyney-Tim yourself, check out the official Tyne Bridge webcam site and click on the North Tower webcam. http://www.tynebridgewebcam.com/