Arriva North East Fleet Arriva North East's 1498
April 2018 Arriva North East
Following the entry into service of the new "Sapphire" branded Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Micro-Hybrid vehicles at Darlington on services 1 and 5/5A, this vehicle has transferred from Darlington Depot to Belmont. It is expected for this vehicle to form part of the PVR of service 23, which is to be converted to "Sapphire" specification in line with services 22 and 24.
August 2015 Arriva North East
This vehicle has moved from Stockton to Stockton (Under Repair), whilst undergoing DDA modifications at Thornton Brothers, Ashington, which will enable this vehicle to be used after 1st January 2016 (which is when all single-deck vehicles which do not meet PSVAR / DDA regulations have to be withdrawn from public service).
August 2015 Arriva North East
This vehicle has entered service at Ashington Depot. It is thought that the allocation of this vehicle to Ashington Depot will only be temporary, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
August 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has received "Frequenta" branding, with sub-branding for service 63 (Middlesbrough - Redcar).
August 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has received "Frequenta" branding, with sub-branding for service 63 (Middlesbrough - Redcar).