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- Sunday, 14 June 2020: Routes 10 & 11 – Ocean Road (Westbound), Grangetown

Ocean Road, Grangetown, will be closed westbound from Monday 4 May for approximately 6 weeks to allow gas replacement works.
Stagecoach service 11 buses towards Grangetown will have no option but to divert non-stop from Corporation Road via “old” Commercial Road, Spelter Works Road and Ryhope Road in order to reach the Queen Alexandra Hotel.
As a consequence of this diversion, Service 11 buses towards Grangetown (and Service 10 trips commencing in Grangetown) will be unable to observe stops on Commercial Road (at Blue House), Ocean Road or opposite the Grangetown bus bay.
Service 10 and 11 buses in the opposite direction should be unaffected by these works.



 


 

- (approx) October 2021: Routes 79A & TB20 – Avenue Vivian/Lambton Lane/Rose Avenue, Fence Houses

Avenue Vivian at Fence Houses will be closed between Lambton Lane and Rose Avenue from Wednesday 13 May 2020 for approximately 18 months.  The long-term closure is to allow construction and drainage works.
Nexus Services 79A (Go North East) and TB20 (Station Taxis) will divert from Station Avenue via Rose Avenue to Avenue Vivian, omitting Station Avenue North (28047) and Lambton Lane 28952.
Passengers should use Avenue Vivian or Station Avenue at Durham Street/St John’s Church.



 


 

- Sunday, 14 June 2020: Routes 7, 8, 54 & 553 – Station Road (Eastbound), South Gosforth

Station Road at South Gosforth will be closed eastbound from Monday 11 May for up to five weeks.  This is to allow works in connection with the Haddricks Mill improvement scheme.
During the closure, eastbound Stagecoach services 7 and 8 and Arriva services 54 and 553 will divert via Great North Road, Jesmond Dene Road, Matthew Bank and Haddricks Mill Road to normal routes.  They will be unable to serve Church Road, Church Avenue and Station Road. 
Westbound services should be unaffected.



 


 

- Friday, 19 June 2020: Route 515 – High Lane Row/Auckland Road, Hebburn

High Lane Row at Hebburn will be closed south of Auckland Road from Monday 1 June to Friday 19 June 2020 to allow utility works.
During the closure, service 515 (operated on behalf of Nexus by Gateshead Central Taxis) will be unable to serve Black Road/High Lane Row.
These buses will divert via Victoria Road East (A185), Hill Street, Palmer Street and Blackett Street to High Lane Row then normal route from Auckland Road.



 


 

- May 2021: Routes 49C & 64 – Johnson Street, Gateshead

Johnson Street, Gateshead, will be closed until May 2021 to facilitate works on behalf of Northumbria Water.  
Go North East 49C & 64 services will divert as follows:
Service 49C (returning to service on 1st June) will divert from Ellison Road roundabout via Clockmill Road and Team Street in both directions.
Service 64 (return to service TBA) will divert from Askew Road via Askew Road West to Rose Street and normal route.



 


 

- Sunday, 14 June 2020: Routes 10 & 20 – Hylton Road, Sunderland

Hylton Road will be closed for resurfacing works at Royal Hospital/Pallion Health Centre on Sunday 7 June and Sunday 14 June.  The closures are expected to be in place between 8am and 6pm.
During the closures Stagecoach services 10 and 20 will have to divert via Kayll Road and Chester Road.
As a result, these buses will be unable to serve their normal stops along Hylton Road, between Kayll Road and Silksworth Row, but will serve all bus stops along the line of their diversionary route.



 


 

- Routes 10, 11, X47, X78, X87 & X88 – Central Motorway (SOUTHBOUND Cowhill Bridge/Pilgrim Street Roundabout), Newcastle

The Central Motorway will be closed southbound between Cowhill Bridge and Pilgrim Street roundabout from 4am to 11am on Sunday 7 June to allow routine maintenance works. 
Stagecoach services 10, 11, X47, X78, X87 & X88 will be diverted as follows:
Services 10/11 trips from North Kenton towards the City Centre and West Denton Park/ West Denton Shops will divert from Kenton Road non-stop via Blue House and Great North Road. Services will therefore be unable to observe the normal stops on Claremont Place or Claremont Road.
Services X47, X78 and X87/X88 towards the City Centre will have to divert from Cowhill Intersection non-stop via Barrack Road and Gallowgate.  Services X47, X78, X87/X88 will be unable to serve their normal stops on Claremont Place, Claremont Road, Barras Bridge or St. Thomas’ Street.

 



 


 

- Saturday, 13 June 2020: Routes 38, 52, 55, 552 & 792 – Benton Park Road/South Gosforth Roundabout, South Gosforth

From Thursday 11 June up to and including Saturday 13 June Benton Park Road will be closed to through traffic at South Gosforth roundabout for highway works.
Stagecoach service 37 and Arriva services 52, 55, 552 and works service 792 will be diverted as follows:
Stagecoach service 38 is diverted via Killingworth Road, West Farm Ave, Benton Lane to Four Lane Ends Interchange, in both directions.
Arriva service 52 and Works service 552 are divert in both directions via Killingworth Road, West Farm Ave, Benton Lane to Four Lane Ends Interchange and then normal routes.
Arriva service 55 diverts via Killingworth Road, West Farm Avenue and then continues directly on Goathland Avenue and will not serve Four Lane Ends Interchange. The route is reversed towards Newcastle.
Works service 792 diverts via Benton Road, observing stops at the Newton Park P.H. then continues via Dovedale Gardens, Cleveland Gardens, Newton Road and Freeman Road to South Gosforth and then normal route.



 


 

- Routes 12 & 12A – Hazel Road, Blaydon

Hazel Road,  Blaydon, will be closed for utility works between 8am and 5pm on Sunday 7 June.
During the closure, Go North East 12/12A will be diverted via Shibdon Road and Shibdon Bank, omitting Larch Road, Birch Road and Hazel Road.
Buses will observe all stops on the diverted route.



 


 

- Thursday, 11 June 2020: Routes 5, 9 & 26 – Park Road, Jarrow

Park Road, Jarrow, will be closed for resurfacing works between 8am and 5pm each day from Monday 8 June to Thursday 11 June.
During the closures, Go North East 5, 9 and 26 will be diverted from Bede Burn Road via Field Terrace, Springwell Road, Monkton Terrace and A185 Howard Street to Jarrow bus station in both directions.
These services will be unable to serve their stops on Bede Burn Road (north of Field Terrace), Park Road and Abert Road.



 


 

- Thursday, 11 June 2020: Routes 1A, 11, 53 & 57A – Howard Street, North Shields

Howard Street, North Shields, will be closed for resurfacing works between 6pm and midnight each night from Tuesday 9 June to Thursday 11th June.
During the closures, services will divert as follows:
Go North East 1A towards Whitley Bay will continue along Saville Street, then via Stephenson Street to Albion Road and normal route.
Nexus 11 towards Whitley Bay (Gateshead Centra Taxis) will continue along Saville Street, then via Stephenson Street, Albion Road and Upper Norfolk Street to Northumberland Square (serving Stand P) and normal route.
Arriva 53 and 57A towards Cramlington will continue along Saville Street, then via Stephenson Street, Albion Road and Upper Norfolk Street to return to route at Northumberland Square.



 


 

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