No trains Monument - St James due to a points failure. More info to follow.
A video of North East actor Robson Green promoting the Tyne and Wear Metro has been rediscovered after more than 20 years.
The educational video from 1985 featured the Geordie actor before he was famous. It was made to deter anti-social behaviour on the Metro network.
A few years after it was made, the one and only copy of the footage was lost, but, 30 years after it was made, has reappeared online.
See Robson Green play the role of a Metro driver in the video below, from 1:05.
Metro services have resumed between Bede and South Shields but a subject to delays, after a trespass incident.
Metro services on South Tyneside are disrupted due to a trespass incident
All Metro services have been suspended between Bede and South Shields.
Passengers are being off-loaded from trains onto platforms at Pelaw.
Stations across the network are incredibly busy due to the Great North Run and Sunderland v Spurs at the Stadium of Light, with major delays expected to continue throughout the afternoon.
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Trains are now running between Heworth and Jarrow but with up to 15 mins delays due to a technical fault.
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Haymarket Metro station has been reopened this afternoon after a short closure.
The city centre station was closed at 12.50pm this afternoon (Thursday 4th December) for around 15 minutes after a problem with the power supply.
Passengers were not allowed to enter or exit the station during the closure but trains were still able to pass through.
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A Metro was evacuated this morning (October 24) after a train fire.
The fire service were called at around 7:40am after reports of the fire on the carriages between Howdon and Hadrian Road.
Commuters were forced to wait outside Hadrian Road for another train.
One commuter who was on board said that they were "forced to evacuate" after the back carriage "set alight and filled with smoke!"
Metro services were suspended between North Shields and St James - they were then reinstated between Wallsend and St James.
Trains are now running.