Big changes to route of Great North Run 2021
This year's Great North Run is going to be a special one for many reasons, including Gateshead having a more prominent role than usual. The race will not be finishing in South Shields for the first time this year, and will instead double back to cross the Tyne Bridge for a second time.
Wednesday 28th July 2021
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