lizard or newt?

lizard or newt?

Observation - lizard or newt? - UK and Ireland. Description: Found this tiny creature on the path at Burton Mere Wetlands - not sure if it's a young lizard or a newt? It was about an inch long, yellow with a black stripe down each side of the body.

Found this tiny creature on the path at Burton Mere Wetlands - not sure if it's a young lizard or a newt? It was about an inch long, yellow with a black stripe down each side of the body.