Delays to Metro service from South Shields due to failed train

Commuters face delays of up to 20 minutes when travelling between South Shields and Pelaw.

Monday, 18th March 2019, 6:20 am
Updated Monday, 18th March 2019, 7:03 am
Failed train leads to Metro delays

A failed train led to delays between South Shields and Pelaw on the Tyne and Wear Metro this morning .

Update: The disruption has now been cleared.

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A spokesman for the Metro said: "The earlier delay between South Shields and Pelaw has now cleared.

"We are sorry for any inconvenience this caused passengers this morning."