Delays to Metro service from South Shields due to failed train

Failed train leads to Metro delays
Failed train leads to Metro delays

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

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.

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."

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