Tyne Tunnels
Tyne Tunnels

News, events and updates

TT2 Information

TT2 Information

Currently all operations at the Tyne Tunnels are normal, we shall advise you of new events as they occur Read more

A19 Road Works Start for New Tyne Crossing Construction

A19 Road Works Start for New Tyne Crossing Construction

Work will begin this week (from Tuesday 3 June 2008) to prepare the A19 northern approach to the Tyne Tunnel for construction of the New Tyne Crossing. The A19 central reservation on the approach towards the roundabout at the Tyne Tunnel toll booths will be hardened to allow lanes to… Read more

Essential road works for New Tyne Crossing

Essential road works for New Tyne Crossing

Roundabouts Link Road Closure From midnight on Saturday 28th June 2008 NEW TYNE CROSSING UPDATE As we continue our progress in the New Tyne Crossing Project, the following essential road works will be taking place. Roundabouts Link Road ClosureFrom midnight on Saturday 28th June 2008, the link road between the… Read more

Trial to improve journey times starts 1st March 2008

Trial to improve journey times starts 1st March 2008

Your views matter to us and, because you have told us that delays at the tunnel frustrate you and that you are concerned about the areas where traffic merges, we are introducing changes. From 1st March 2008 we are beginning a trial of the following measures, designed to speed up… Read more

Start of works

Start of works

Work to prepare for construction of the New Tyne Crossing will begin on 22nd April 2008 The first activity on site will involve securing the site and putting up fencing. Within the site boundary, the land will be prepared for construction activities. This will include levelling areas that will be… Read more

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