5 June 2017 - until spring 2018; Routes 306, 308, 310, 392 and W3 – Norham Road, North Shields
Norham Road bridge, North Shields (across the Coast Road) is closed until spring 2018 to be rebuilt. Routes 310 and W3 are operating revised routes and timetable, available by clicking on the links below. Buses are non-stop between Formica and Dunelm in both directions. Routes 306, 308 and 392 may at times be subject to short-term diversions; details will be provided here if this happens.
17 July 2017 - 28 July 2017: Routes 42, 42A & 51 in Battle Hill and Wallsend (evenings)
Station Road, Wallsend, will be closed at East Benton Rise between 8pm and 6am each night from Monday, 17 July, to Friday, 28 July, for road works near the new development. Routes 42, 42A will be unable to serve Cross Avenue, Wiltshire Drive, Station Road North, Whitley Road (eastern end) and Benton ASDA. These services will divert between Devonshire Gardens and Benton Station Road via Coast Road, Red Hall Drive, Coach Lane and Front Street (western end) in both directions. Route 51 will be unable to serve Coast Road (between Red Hall Drive and Station Road), Wiltshire Gardens, Wiltshire Drive and Station Road North. Please use the nearest alternative stop, or alternative services.
20 July 2017 - March 2018: Routes 18, 18, 18A, 38, 54, 118, X7, X8 and X63 – Killingworth Road and West Farm Avenue, Newcastle
Killingworth Road, Gosforth, is closed to all traffic between South Gosforth Roundabout and West Farm Avenue until March 2018 whilst work takes place to widen the road and replace the Metro bridge. Arriva routes 54, X7 & X8, Nexus routes 18 & 18A, and Stagecoach routes 18, 38, 118 & X63 are diverted via Four Lane Ends. Details of the routes and stops are set out on the attached file. Please note some services are also operating to a revised timetable.
24 July 2017 - Friday, 28 July 2017: Routes 2A, 4, 8, 8A, 37, 82, 82A, 83, 83A, 84, 85, 86 & X1A in Washington
Bus services near The Galleries, Washington, will be affected by the closure of the junction of the Police Station link road and Parkway, from Monday to Friday 24-28 July, for bridge demolition. Go North East routes 4, 8, 8A, 84, 86 & X1A will operate via Glebe bus link as normal, then divert via Retail Park roundabout to Galleries (in both directions). Routes 2A, 82, 82A, 83 & 85 will divert via Parkway, Fatfield Road, Dryburgh and Glebe bus link to retail park and either Savacentre or Galleries. Routes 37 and 83A will divert via Parkway (east) in both directions. A free shuttle bus will run every 10 minutes between JFK School and Biddick Village to maintain local links.
28 July 2017 - 4 August 2017: Route 27 in Jarrow
Jarrow Road and Church Bank in Jarrow will be closed from 8am to 6pm on Friday, 28 July, and from Monday, 31 July, to Friday, 4 August. Route 27 will be diverted via the A19, Lindisfarne Roundabout and Newcastle Road to Western Approach (The Arches) in both directions. Buses will call at stops on Newcastle Road between Tesco and Western Approach for access to Bedesway Industrial Estate. The works' service 575 is not affected.