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Planned roadworks in the North East

These are the planned road closures for the region, but they are subject to change depending on weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances.

A1 junction 56 Barton to junction 51 Leeming Bar, North Yorkshire There will be narrow lanes and a 50mph speed restriction 24 hours a day from junction 52 (Catterick) to junction 56 (Barton) to upgrade the road to motorway standards. There will overnight closures from Monday 8 January until Sunday 14 January from 8pm until 6am. On Monday 8 January there will be an overnight full carriageway closure from junction 56 to Scotch Corner southbound and Scotch Corner to junction 56 northbound. On Tuesday 9 January there will be a full carriageway closure of Catterick North Overbridge northbound. Wednesday 10 January there will be an overnight full carriageway closure from junction 56 Barton to junction 53 Scotch Corner. On Thursday 11 and Friday 12 January there will be overnight carriageway closures from junction 56 Barton to junction 53 Scotch Corner southbound and junction 53 Scotch Corner to junction 56 Barton northbound. On Saturday 12 January there will be an overnight full carriageway closure from junction 53 Scotch Corner to junction 51 Leeming. On Sunday 14 January there will be a full carriageway closure from junction 51 Leeming to junction 52 Catterick Central. Clearly signed diversions will be in place. In addition to these closures there will also be a permanent closure of the southbound exit slip road at Catterick North from Thursday 11 January until Wednesday 31 January. Also there will also be narrow lanes and a 50mph speed restriction 24 hours a day. The project is due for completion this winter.

A19 Silverlink, North Tyneside There will be overnight southbound carriageway closures between Silverlink junction and Howden/ Wallsend junction from Monday 8 until Saturday 13 January. There will also be slip road closures and partial ring closures on the Silverlink roundabout. There will be a 24 hour 30mph speed restriction with narrow lanes throughout the scheme. This project is due for completion in March 2019.

A1 Bridge Mill to Wooler, Northumberland There will be full overnight carriageway closures northbound with daytime speed restrictions Monday 8 January to Sunday 14 January 8pm until 6am for carriageway repair work. Clearly signed diversions will be in place. This project is due for completion on Saturday 24 February.

A1 Willowburn Interchange, Alnwick, Northumberland There will be full overnight closures of the northbound exit slip road and traffic signals at the southbound entry slip road from Monday 8 until Friday 12 January from 8pm until 6am for horticultural works.

A1 Westerhope Junction 76, Newcastle There will be full overnight closures of the northbound exit slip road with lane one closures on the main carriageway from Monday 8 until Saturday 13 January from 8pm until 6am for carriageway improvements. This project is due for completion March.

A66 Stockton Route, Teesside There will be daytime lane closures from Monday 8 until Friday 12 January for vegetation removal. This project is due for completion Friday 9 February.

A66 River Skerne, Darlington There will be overnight traffic signals from Monday 8 January until Friday 2 February from 8pm until 6am for barrier replacement work.