A187 temporary road works for New Tyne Crossing

As part of the ongoing construction works for the New Tyne Crossing there will be a temporary lane closure along the A187 Howdon Bypass from 20.00 hours on Friday 15th May until 12.00 hours Sunday 17th May 2009.

Temporary traffic signals will be operating during the closure of the southbound lanes of the A187.

The A19 will be unaffected by these temporary road works and the Tyne Tunnel will remain open for business as usual.

Normal traffic routes will be reinstated after 12 noon on Sunday.

Notes: for media enquiries please contact Tamsin Greulich at TT2 on 07866 565 457 or Felicity Amer at Bradley O’ Mahoney on 0191 281 8833.