South Shields Metro passengers warned to expect delays

Metro passengers on South Tyneside are warned to expect delays owing to a broken-down train.

Thursday, 20th June 2019, 8:10 pm
South Shields Metro passengers are warned to expect delays on Thursday night.

The rail operator tweeted just before 6.30pm on Thursday night: “A train has been withdrawn from service due to a fault.

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“Due to this we have a gap in the service of up to 20 mins to trains running between St James and South Shields.

“Please leave extra time for your journey if you're travelling in the area.”

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