Train fault knocks out early morning service from Sunderland and Hartlepool to London

Passengers faced disruption this morning after a train fault knocked out the first service from Sunderland and Hartlepool to London.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 27 February, 2018, 06:54
A Grand Central train

Grand Central was forced to cancel its 6.45am train from Sunderland to London Kings Cross, which also picks up passengers at Hartlepool, due to a fault.

Sunderland passengers were asked to get the Metro to Newcastle to pick up a Virgin Trains East Coast service.

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Passengers at Hartlepool were asked to travel to Darlington to pick up a Virgin Trains East Coast service.