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Coldplay fans defy Metro strike

Fans of the band Coldplay made it to the Stadium of Light despite Metro strikes.

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Metro workers on strike

Workers from the Tyne and Wear Metro are on strike in a dispute over pay and working conditions.

The action is expected to affect thousands of commuters as all today's Metro services are cancelled.

Workers have formed a picket line at South Gosforth Metro Station Credit: ITV
Picketers growing in numbers at South Gosforth Credit: ITV

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