Delays of up to 20 minutes on CrossCountry between Leeds and York due to broken down train at Cross Gates.
Also affecting First Transpennine Express and Northern Rail services.
More top news
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service has added a new aerial ladder platform (ALP) vehicle to its fleet to improve safety.
A number of projects across the region have received a grant totalling over £1.5m.
Higher food and petrol prices are expected to send inflation to its highest level in 28 months when official figures are released later.