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Road Closures: New Year's Eve

Posted on 21 December 2018

NewcastleGateshead New Year’s Eve Midnight Fireworks will take place on NewcastleGateshead Quayside on Monday 31 December. The fireworks will be visible from Sage Gateshead, however, for public safety and management of the event the following road closures will be in place. Please note all timings are approximate.

Road closure on Newcastle Quayside from approx. 23.30 Saturday 31 December 2016 – 00.30 Sunday 1 January (or until crowds have dispersed and it is safe to reopen the road to traffic).

Newcastle Quayside will be closed to all vehicles for public safety from approximately 23.30-00.30 between Newcastle Swing Bridge and Milk Market. Viewing for the NewcastleGateshead New Year’s Eve Midnight Fireworks in Newcastle will be from Newcastle Quayside (optimum viewing on between the Milk Market and the Swing Bridge facing Gateshead).

Road closure on Gateshead Quays, South Shore Road from approximately 23.30 Saturday 31 December – 00.30 Sunday 1 January.

South Shore Road will be closed to vehicles and pedestrians for public safety from approx. 23.30-00.30. Viewing for the NewcastleGateshead New Year’s Eve Midnight Fireworks in Gateshead will be from Baltic Square and Performance Square outside Sage Gateshead.

More information about NewcastleGateshead New Year’s Eve Midnight Fireworks and the full Winter Festival programme can be found on our website www.NewcastleGateshead.com/winterfestival.