Gap in service on Metro after train is withdrawn

A Metro train.
A Metro train.

There is a gap in service on the Metro system this morning after a train was withdrawn.

The gap is up to 15 minutes between Pelaw and South Hylton stations, Metro tweeted.

The account said: "We have a gap in the service of up to 15 mins to trains running between Pelaw and South Hylton due to a train being withdrawn."