Bus Diverions & Roadworks

Date/Time From:

3rd June 2020

Date/Time To:

21st June 2020

Operators Affected:

Stagecoach North East

Route(s) Affected:

6, 7, 8, 38, X63

Description:

There are temporary road closures and diversions in place, associated with Killingworth Road and Haddricksmill junction works. This next phasing is programmed as follows:

Benton Park Road will be closed on Wednesday 3rd June and will be reopened by Thursday 11th June. During this phase of works, Service 38 trips to/from Four Lane Ends will divert via Killingworth Road and West Farm Avenue rather than operate via Benton Park Road. Buses will observe all stops along the line of the diversionary route.

Haddricksmill Road will then be closed southbound on Thursday 11th June and will be reopened on Saturday 13th June. During this phase of works, Service X63 trips on the non-stop section of route will either divert via Freeman Road and Cradlewell, or Station Road and Great North Road.

Station Road will then be closed on Monday 15th June and will be reopened by Thursday 18th June. During this phase of works, Service 6, 7, 8, trips will be diverted from Salters Road via Gosforth High Street and Haddricksmill Road to resume normal route at Freeman Road. Buses will observe all stops along the line of the diversionary route.

Haddricksmill Road northbound and Station Road westbound will then be closed from Thursday 18th June until Sunday 21st June, inclusive. During this phase of works, Service X63 trips on the non-stop section of route will divert via Freeman Road and Cradlewell. During this phase of the works, westbound Service 6, 7, 8 trips (from Four Lane Ends towards Gosforth) will be diverted via Haddricksmill Road and Gosforth High Street, rejoining normal route at Salters Road. Eastbound Service 6, 7, 8, trips (towards Four Lane Ends) should be able to operate via normal routes.

Additional Resources:

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