Metros back on between Jarrow and South Shields - but delayed

The Metro service between Jarrow and South Shields is back on after being suspended this afternoon.

Saturday, 12th March 2016, 1:29 pm
Updated Wednesday, 23rd March 2016, 8:57 am
Metros are off between Jarrow and South Shields.

Tyne and Wear Metro has tweeted earlier that trains were off due to a “technical fault”.

Tickets were being accepted on the Go North East bus service number 27.

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However, trains are now running again but subject to 15 minute delays.

It has been just a few hours since Metro advised trains were running 15 minutes late between Gateshead Stadium and South Shields and South Hylton due to vandalism.