Engineers have told Northumberland County Council that a road that has been closed due to a landslip could take more than a year to fix.
Experts say the ground under the B6344 near Rothbury is still moving and that more slippage is likely.
They say that the road will remain closed until it is reconstructed - which could cost more than one million pounds.
More top news
Newcastle get three points from the match and now three points clear at the top.
Boro dug deep and following inspired defending can count themselves as extremely unlucky not to have left the Emirates with all 3 points.
Harrogate Council is to hold a public consultation as to whether the authority should amend legislation that restricts use of The Stray