South Shields road closure warning

Drivers are being warned of a planned road closure in South Shields later in May, planned to last more than three weeks.

Tuesday, 11th May 2021, 6:03 pm
Updated Wednesday, 12th May 2021, 3:19 pm

South Tyneside Council has announced it intends to make an order to temporarily ban traffic from the west end of Dulverton Avenue for 50 metres from its junction with Stanhope Road, in the West Park area of the town.

The closure is planned to start on May 25 and last for 22 days.

The order, under the terms of the Road Traffic Act, says the closure is required to allow South Tyneside Council to carry out work to renew parking bays in the area.

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Road closure warning
Road closure warning

The alternative route will be signposted via Stanhope Road, Wantage Street, Birchington Avenue, Dulverton Avenue and vice versa.

The information in this story came from a public notice published in The Shields Gazette newspaper.

You can read more public notices in our classified section.