Roadworks planned for Northumberland and Tyneside

Roadworks expected in South Yorkshire as improvements are made to the local electricity infrastructure
Roadworks expected in South Yorkshire as improvements are made to the local electricity infrastructure

The following roadworks are scheduled to take place in the North East over the coming week – from tomorrow.

Northumberland

A1 Morpeth: There will be work ongoing until the end of 2016 for the construction of a bypass. There will be various phases of daytime and night-time lane and carriageway closures, with narrow lanes and a 40mph speed restriction in place.

A1 South Charlton to Ellingham: There will be various phases of traffic signals north and southbound between 8pm and 6am for horticultural work, taking place from tomorrow until Friday.

A1 Charlton Mires: There will be traffic signals in operation north and southbound between 6am and 6pm for signing work. This will take place tomorrow.

A1 Berwick: There will be convoy working in operation north and southbound between 8pm and 6am for resurfacing work, taking place tomorrow to Friday.

Tyneside

A1 Lamesley to Swalwell, Gateshead: Narrow lanes and a 40mph speed limit are in place while work is carried out to upgrade the section of the A1 past Gateshead. In addition to this, there will be a carriageway closure north and southbound at junction 68 with all traffic being diverted up and over the interchange. This will take place tomorrow to Friday, between 8pm and 6am. There are also overnight lane closures between 8pm and 6am. The project is due to be completed by spring 2016.