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January 2018 Go North East Photograph by Gary James Mitchelhill
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This vehicle has been sold to A-Line Coaches, Pelaw.
January 2018 Go North East
Following the cascade of Scania CN230UB/Scania Omnicity 5251 (NK56 KHX) from Percy Main Depot to Stanley, this vehicle has been withdrawn from service. The Dennis Trident was once a very common vehicle in Go North East's fleet, though the withdrawal of this vehicle marks the elimination of the vehicle type from Go North East's fleet, as it was the final example of the type to remain in service with the company.
November 2017 Go North East
In order to cover for Scania CN230UB/Scania Omnicity 5248 (NK56 KHU) which has sustained severe fire damage, this vehicle has been retained in service at Stanley Depot having originally been planned for withdrawal.
September 2017 Go North East
Following the end of the two-phase Major Line Closure taking place between Monday 31st July and Saturday 2nd September 2017 to allow for work at Northumberland Park station and track and bridge renewal work which forms part of the £350m Metro: all change modernisation programme, this vehicle has returned to service at Stanley Depot.
August 2017 Go North East
To provide Riverside Depot with extra low-floor double-deck vehicles for the duration of the Metro Replacement contract, this vehicle has transferred from Stanley Depot to Riverside, in exchange for a step-entrance Volvo Olympian from Riverside. A two-phase Major Line Closure will take place between Monday 31st July and Saturday 2nd September 2017 to allow for work at Northumberland Park station and track and bridge renewal work which forms part of the £350m Metro: all change modernisation programme.
August 2017 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Percy Main Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Stanley.
August 2017 Go North East
To assist in the coverage of extra vehicle requirements at Percy Main for Cruise Ships shuttle services in operation on 3rd August 2017; this vehicle has transferred from Stanley Depot to Percy Main, on temporary loan. It will be allocated to Percy Main's normal commercial services, in order to release a single-deck vehicle for the Cruise Ships shuttle services.
January 2017 Go North East Photograph by R855 PRG
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This vehicle has transferred from Stanley Depot to Chester-le-Street, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
December 2016 Go North East
Originally added to commemorate the company's centenary year in 2013, this vehicle has had its 'Northern' fleet names stripped. Most vehicles in the fleet which retained these fleet names had them stripped over the summer months ahead of the introduction of a new company corporate livery, but this example wasn't stripped having originally been planned to undergo repaint.
May 2008 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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This vehicle has received "Angel" branding.
March 2008 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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Having received a partial front end pink repaint in September 2007, this vehicle has now received a full plain pink base livery repaint and has also been fitted with LED destination displays.
September 2007 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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Prior to new branding being launched, this vehicle's front end has been repainted into a plain pink base livery.
July 2013 Go North East
Having previously carried "Venture" branding, this vehicle has been repainted into a yellow base livery.
July 2008 Go North East
Following service changes effective Sunday 30th March 2008, this vehicle has received "Pink Panthers" branding. This brand name was first used on a fleet of Optare Solos from Chester-le-Street to operate new service D4 in Durham starting 2 October 2006. The service was unsuccessful and withdrawn on 31 December 2006. The small fleet of pink Solos were sent to Percy Main, a big user of the... see more
July 2015 Go North East
This vehicle has received "Quaylink" branding. It carries the purple variation of Go North East's "Quaylink" branding for services Q1/Q2.
July 2009 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Gateshead Depot on "Saltwell Park" services 53/54.