- summer 2019 (approx): Routes 18, 18A, 38, 54, 218, X7, X8 and X63 – Killingworth Road and West Farm Avenue, Newcastle
Killingworth Road, Gosforth, is closed between South Gosforth Roundabout and West Farm Avenue until (approx) summer 2019 to widen the road. Routes 18, 18A, 38, 54, 218, X7, X8 & X63 are diverted via Four Lane Ends. Details of routes and alternative stops are set out on the attached file. Please note some routes also operate to a revised timetable.
- Killingworth Road - Bus Diversions (From 01 March 2019)
- Killingworth Road - Bus Diversions (From 20 May 2019)
- Sunday, 14 July 2019: Routes 6, 7, 8 and 84 - Derwenthaugh Road (westbound)/Scotswood Bridge on-slip Road (westbound), Blaydon, Gateshead
From Tuesday 23 April, there will be a lane closure on the westbound section of Derwenthaugh Road (including the westbound on-slip for the Scotswood Bridge) whilst bridge repair/replacement works take place. These repairs will take up to 12 weeks to complete.
During the lane closures, Stagecoach services 6, 7 and 8 and Nexus secured service 84 (operated by Stanley Travel) will be required to divert as follows:
Services 6, 7, 8 and 84 towards Newcastle City Centre – will follow the normal route to Derwenthaugh Road before diverting non-stop along Chain Bridge Road (towards Blaydon) then returning eastbound on Chain Bridge Road via the railway crossing underpass and the Chain Bridge, re-joining the normal route on Scotswood Road.
Services 6, 7, 8 and 84 towards the Metro Centre - will follow normal route.
- Sunday, 09 June 2019: Routes 10, 11 and 74 – Claremont Road, Newcastle
Due to utility works, Claremont Road in Newcastle will be closed westbound from Monday 13 May for up to four weeks.
Stagecoach services 10 and 11 from Newcastle City Centre – will follow normal route via John Dobson Street, St Mary’s Place and Barras Bridge before diverting onto the Central Motorway (westbound), re-joining the normal route on Grandstand Road towards Kenton.
Services 10 and 11 towards Newcastle City Centre - will follow normal route via Claremont Road.
Passengers for Stagecoach services 10 and 11 should use the stop at Barras Bridge.
Go North East Service 74 towards Hexham will also be affected and will be unable to serve its stop on Claremont Road.
Passengers for Service 74 should use Eldon Square bus station.