Planned roadworks on A1 and A19 in the North East

Resurfacing roadworks on the A1 in Northumberland.

Resurfacing roadworks on the A1 in Northumberland.

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The following roadworks are being planned by Highways England for Northumberland, North Tyneside and further afield during the coming week.

Northumberland

A1 Morpeth: There will be work ongoing until spring 2017 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. There will also be a 24-hour lane closure in place north and southbound until the project is completed.

A1 Haggerston: There will be traffic signals in place north and southbound for resurfacing work, taking place from Tuesday to Saturday between 8pm and 6am.

A1 West Cawledge: There will be a lane closure southbound for resurfacing work on Monday and Tuesday between 8am and 4pm.

A1 Detchant: There will be convoy working in operation north and southbound for resurfacing work. This will take place from Monday to Wednesday between 8pm and 6am.

North Tyneside

A19 Silverlink: The A1058 will be closed from Monday for five nights between 8pm and 6am for interchange improvement work. There will also be a 24-hour 30mph speed restriction with narrow lanes. On Thursday and Friday, there will be a carriageway closure on the A19 north and southbound between Silverlink and Tyne Tunnel between 8pm and 6am, with diversions in place.

Elsewhere in the North East

A1 Blaydon Haugh Viaduct: There is a 50mph limit in operation over Blaydon Haugh Viaduct due to the installation of temporary plates over defective viaduct joints. There will be weekly night-time northbound closures to monitor and maintain the bridging plates. On Monday and Tuesday, there will be a carriageway closure southbound, between 10pm and 6am, and on Wednesday, there will be a carriageway closure northbound, between 8pm and 6am. Both closures will have a diversion in place.

A1 junctions 68 to 69, Newcastle Gateshead Western Bypass: There will be a daytime lane closure on the northbound dedicated slip road for maintenance work. This will take place until Thursday between 10am and 3pm.

A1M junctions 61 to 63, County Durham: There will be a carriageway closure southbound on Monday for resurfacing work, taking place between 8pm and 6am with a diversion in place.