If you are driving around the North East during the Great North Run weekend then these are the road closure times that may affect you…
Newcastle upon Tyne road closures
From 8pm on Saturday 8th September until 6pm on Sunday 9th September 2018 – The North West Radial (Jedburgh Road A167) and associated slip roads between Grandstand Road and the Great North Road; North Terrace Between Claremont Road and Town Moor.
From 6:45am until 6pm on Sunday 9th September 2018 – Central Motorway East (A167) (M) and associated slip roads between Great North Road and Tyne Bridge; Tyne Bridge; Claremont Road between Grandstand Road and Queen Victoria Road; Hunters Road between Sheraton Street and Claremont Road.
From 10am until 11am on Sunday 9th September 2018 – Jesmond Dene Road at its junction with Great North Road; Great North Road (Northbound) at its junction with Grandstand Road; Great North Road (Southbound) at its junction with Grandstand Road.
Temporary waiting restrictions are will also be in place between 7am and 11am on Sunday 9th September on Ponteland Road – on it’s south side from the access road to Wingrove House rear car park to its eastern junction with A167 Jedburgh Road.
Gateshead road closures
8:45am until 5pm on Sunday 9th September 2018 – A167 Central Motorway including Tyne Bridge Interchange to A184 Park Lane; A184 Felling Bypass to White Mare Pool Interchange (Leam Lane A194).
6am – 7pm on Sunday 9th September 2018 – Quayside Road.
8am – 7pm on Sunday 9th September 2018 – Sandhill; Swing Bridge; Bottle Bank (access to Hilton Hotel only); Pipewellgate; Hillgate.
6am on Monday 3rd September until 11:59pm on Sunday 9th September (to allow for the installation of a temporary running track for the Great North CityGames).
South Tyneside and South Shields road closures
A183 Coast Road from 8am-6pm between Redwell Lane and New Crown Roundabout.
A183 Mill Lane from 9:45am-6pm on Western Side between Kitchener Road and Arthur Street.
A194 Leam Lane eastbound carriageway from 9:45am-5pm between White Mare Pool and John Reid Road.
A1300 John Reid Road eastbound carriageway from 9:45pm-5pm between Leam Lane and King George Road.
A1300 Prince Edward Road / Redwell Lane from 9am-5pm between King George Road and Coast Road.
B1303 Station Road southbound lane from 9:45am-5pm from Coronation Street.
C411 Bents Park Road from 2:.45am-5:30pm between New Crown roundabout and Sea Way.
C412 Mowbray Road from 9:45am-6pm between Westoe Road and New Crown roundabout.