A69 Haydon Bridge Bypass

Scheme outline

Construction of a new single-carriageway bypass to Haydon Bridge on the A69 Newcastle-Carlisle route. This is the last significant settlement on the route to receive a bypass.

The Highways Agency have declared their planned timescale for this project includes ground investigations beginning immediately, with construction beginning in 2007.

This scheme was completed in and we're no longer accepting updates or changes to this page.

Timescale
2007-2009
Cost
£
25m
Status
Completed
Type
Bypass or realignment
for use by all traffic
Highway authority
Funding
Central Government

Progress

This scheme has been completed and CBRD is no longer accepting progress updates.
14 October 2006

The government approves the scheme, with work due to start in 2007.

14 January 2007

Work begins on-site.

14 June 2007

Groundwork is now underway, with the line of the road clearly visible. Cemetery Road is now closed off for realignment works and construction of the bridge.

24 March 2009

The road is finished and open to traffic.

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