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Great North Run

The Great North Run 2019 will take place on Sunday 8 September 2019, starting in Newcastle before passing through Gateshead and finishing in South Tyneside. Once again, thousands of spectators and supporters will visit Gateshead to cheer on runners as they head towards South Shields.

Great North Run road closures

Find out about road closures planned during the Great North Run.

Road route

View the full Great North Run race route.

Travel information

Information on bus and Metro services to and from the Great North Run

Weekend events

Find out about the other events taking place over the Great North Run weekend.

Food and drink

Dine out in one of the great restaurants around Gateshead during the Great North Run.

Things to do

Check out some of Gateshead's famous attractions during your visit.

Photo credit: The Great North Run company

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