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Queen Alexandra Sixth Form
Hawkeys Lane
North Shields
Tyne & Wear
NE29 9BZ

Tel: 0191 229 5123

Reception opening times
Mon - Thu: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Fri: 8.30am - 4.00pm

Directions - Metro/Rail

The Metro rail system has a station in North Shields. The route is direct via Monument. If you are travelling on the national rail network you should arrive at Newcastle Central station and take a Metro to North Shields from there.

Directions - by road (from Newcastle upon Tyne)

  • Go North from the Tyne Bridge on the A167(M)
  • At the junction with the A1058 follow Tynemouth/Coast Road
  • You will pass the Coast Road campus on your left hand side but you should continue along the A1058
  • At the Billy Mill roundabout take the third exit (North Shields A1108)
  • Turn left at the roundabout 200 metres ahead
  • The Academy Campus is 400 metres ahead at the junction of Hawkeys Lane and Queen Alexandra Road West
  • Turn right at the traffic lights and the main reception is on Hawkeys Lane on your right hand side

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