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Latest Durham City traffic information


This page provides information about the new road layouts at Leazes Bowl and Gilesgate roundabout.

Gilesgate new roundabout layout 

The works at Gilesgate roundabout are now complete and the new traffic lights are switched on.
The lanes are now laid out slightly differently leading on to and around the roundabout.  The diagram below illustrates the changes to traffic flow and direction.

Gilesgate roundabout traffic flow map

Gilesgate roundabout traffic flow map (PDF, 93kb)

Leazes Bowl new road layout

The works at Leazes Bowl are now complete and the new traffic lights are switched on.
The lanes are now laid out slightly differently than were previously, with the removal of the existing roundabout and addition of new traffic lights.  The diagram below illustrates the changes to traffic flow and direction, before and after the works.

Leazes Bowl traffic improvement works April to October 2016 map

Leazes Bowl traffic improvement works April to October 2016 map (PDF, 115kb)

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