Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 4902
September 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold to Ensign Bus Co., Purfleet.
August 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Washington Depot.
August 2016 Go North East Photograph by Guy Park-Royal
http://www.flickr.com/photos/98641142@N08/28957588760/
To assist in the coverage of extra vehicle requirements over Bank Holiday weekend, which will see Go North East operating shuttle services for the Tall Ships event in Blyth, Cruise Ships, Kynren and the Soccerbus X50, this vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Washington. It should be used to release a double-deck vehicle for use in the Blyth Tall Ships event.
July 2016 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Stanley Depot, this vehicle has returned to service at Riverside Depot.
July 2016 Go North East
To allow double-deck vehicles to be released for the special Sunderland Airshow Park & Ride and shuttle services, this vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Stanley, on temporary loan.
July 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
http://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/20406851861/
This vehicle has received modifications at Thornton Brothers, Ashington, and as such is now DDA-compliant. This means that this vehicle does not need to be withdrawn from service prior to 1 January 2016 (like all other non-DDA compliant single deckers).
March 2007 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
http://www.flickr.com/photos/55509539@N05/15143533268/
Following the withdrawal of the 775 service (Sunderland - Consett) and the restructure of the routes along this corridor, this vehicle has received "Lime" branding, featuring the tagline "cross county connection".
November 2006 Go North East Photograph by David Beardmore
http://www.flickr.com/photos/45726467@N02/14347999481/
Prior to new branding being launched, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain lime green base livery.
July 2010 Go North East
Pending delivery of nine yellow Optare Versas, with engines to the state of the art Euro V EEV (Enhanced Environmental Vehicle) specification, which are to be deployed on the recently awarded "QuayLink" contract (which was previously operated by Stagecoach North East with Designline Olymbus diesel-electric hybrid vehicles manufactured in New Zealand), this vehicle has arrived at... see more
July 2016 Go North East
Having previously carried Go North East's corporate livery, this vehicle has been repainted into a green base livery. There are 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, an additional vehicle will be added to the PVR of "Green Arrow" services 97/97A, to improve reliability.
July 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has returned to service at Riverside Depot, where it will see allocation to "The Crusader" service 27 (Newcastle - South Shields).
July 2011 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Deptford Depot on "SimpliCity" service 42.