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August 2016 Go North East
There were a number of changes to Go North East's services in the Gateshead and surrounding areas, from 24th July 2016. As part of these changes, service 10A was extended from Rockwood Hill to Blackhall Mill, which saw the PVR of the "TEN" group of services rise by one vehicle. In addition, to allow a new bus to be scheduled from Hexham each trip off-peak, Hexham additionally gained a scholars service which was previously operated from Riverside. As such, this vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Hexham.
February 2016 Go North East
Having been deemed unsuitable for use on services 434/448 at Percy Main, this vehicle has returned to service at Riverside Depot.
January 2016 Go North East
In a bid to provide a younger vehicle and improve reliability on the 434/448 services, this vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Percy Main, replacing the current allocation on these services (3859), which has transferred to Riverside in exchange.
August 2014 Go North East
Following a period of use in Glasgow to provide transport on behalf of First Group for the Commonwealth Games 2014, this vehicle has now returned to Go North East.
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First Group approached a number of bus operators up and down the United Kingdom to provide transport for them during the Commonwealth Games which are being held in Glasgow this year. Go North East has provided a total of 21 vehicles for the duration of the event, with this vehicle being just one. They are being held overnight at First Glasgow's depot on Tollcross Road, Parkhead.
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This vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery.
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Following the closure of Gateshead and Winlaton depots, this vehicle has been transferred to the brand new Riverside Depot. Riverside Depot replaces the existing depots at Sunderland Road in Gateshead and Winlaton which date back to the days of the tramways.
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This vehicle has received "TEN" branding.
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Following the entry into service of brand new Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B9TLs on "Tyne Tees Xpress" services X9/X10, this vehicle has been repainted into a silver base livery, and transferred from Gateshead Depot to Winlaton. The vehicle will act as a spare, when the "TEN" group of services is converted to double-deck operation.
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This vehicle has gained "Tyne Tees Express" branding.
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As part of a re-branding scheme for the X10 service, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain burgundy base livery.
June 2005 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Gateshead Depot.
June 2005 Go North East
Prior to entry into service, this vehicle has received branding for the hourly X10 service (Newcastle - Middlesbrough).
June 2005 Go North East
This vehicle, which carries a maroon, gold and blue base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet, and is currently being prepared for service. It features high-backed Esteban Civic V3 seating, in a special moquette depicting various landmarks around the North East.
September 2008 Go North East
This vehicle has received "Yellow Bus" branding.
September 2006 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into a plain white base livery, providing spare coverage in the event of a branded vehicle being unavailable for service.
September 2006 Go North East
This vehicle has received "The Highwayman" branding. This brand identity encompasses services 95/96 (Newcastle - Gateshead - Lobley Hill - Dunston - MetroCentre), 97 (Newcastle - Gateshead - Lobley Hill - Whickham - Fellside Park - Swalwell - MetroCentre) and 98/X98 (Whickham - Newcastle). The brand refers to a legend from the Lobley Hill area, where all of these services operate. The... see more
September 2006 Go North East
Having recently been repainted, this vehicle has now received "Saltwell Park" branding for services 53/54, which operate a circular service between Newcastle City Centre, Gateshead and Saltwell Park.