Train delays in South Shields due to vandalism

Metro delays due to vandalism.
Metro delays due to vandalism.

Passengers are experiencing delays of up to 35 minutes due to vandalism.

Tyne and Wear Metro said: "There are delays of up to 35 minutes to trains running between Pelaw and South Shields in both directions due to an earlier train being withdrawn due to vandalism. Please leave extra time for your journey."