Advance Warning - A185 Howard Street / Straker Street closed in both directions due to Royal Visit between B1297 Ellison Street (Jarrow) and Church Bank (Newcastle Upon Tyne)
Part of The Queen's Diamond Jubilee tour. The A185 is closed either side of the Tyne Tunnel, which will itself be closed for around 15 minutes at some point between 09:30 and 11:30. Priory Road is also closed.From 9:30 until 11:30 on 18th July.
More top news
Sir Peter Bazalgette will be among leading industry figures to be honoured by Sunderland University
Over two thousand men from the North East were killed in the battle. St Nicholas’ Cathedral in Newcastle is hosting today's commemorations.
The Northumbria Police and Crime Commissioner has welcomed a Government report that says soliciting sex workers should be decriminalised