Delays on Metro network after train withdrawn

There are delays on the Metro this morning
There are delays on the Metro this morning

Delays have hit the Metro service today, with two separate incidents affecting passengers on the trains.

There were delays between Pelaw and South Shields earlier today, which were resolved around 12.45pm.

A post on the @My_Metro Twitter feed at around 2pm said there is a gap in service of up to 15 minutes between South Shields and St James due to a failed train.