Go North East Fleet Go North East's 4973
March 2018 Go North East Photograph by Guy Park-Royal
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With "Blue Arrow" service 11 receiving an upgraded Scania CN230UB/Scania Omnicity allocation following the entry into service of the Volvo B5LH/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 vehicles at Percy Main on "Coaster" services 1/1A, this vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Percy Main.
July 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has received "Blue Arrow" branding. 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 As part of these changes, services 17 and 96 will be withdrawn and amalgamated into one route (service 11), which will be branded as "Blue Arrow". This new service provides a number of benefits: a faster service to Newcastle from parts of North Tyneside; a new direct service to Newcastle, Gateshead and Metrocentre from areas such as Percy Main, East Howdon and Willington Quay; and a direct bus between Newcastle and Royal Quays.
June 2016 Go North East Photograph by Matthew Jimmison
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Ahead of upcoming service changes, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Percy Main.
April 2016 Go North East Photograph by aureolindn
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Having previously carried "Fast Cats" branding, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain blue base livery.
April 2016 Go North East Photograph by Crusader: NK08 MXY, The 9: BJ10 VUS,
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This vehicle has had its sub-branding for "Fast Cats" services X35/X36 removed.
July 2017 Go North East
Prior to entering service, this vehicle has been fitted with the tagline "No change? | Get your bus ticket on your phone with our mobile app", and has also been fitted with the relevant feature symbol vinyls.
July 2011 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Deptford Depot on "SimpliCity" service 36. The new service, aimed at making things easier for people living in Sunderland, launches on Monday 4th July 2017 and, until 9th July, passengers can try it completely free of charge. The company says, "there's no need for a timetable as new buses will be along every ten minutes and passengers are... see more
July 2013 Go North East
Following loan to Gateshead Depot, this vehicle has returned to service at Percy Main.
July 2017 Go North East
Following the entry into service of new Wright Streetlites on "Black Cats" services 2/2A and 39, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Riverside. At Riverside; this vehicle should act as a spare vehicle for services allocated Optare Versas which do not have any premium features such as Wi-Fi and Next Stop Announcements (such as services 67/69 and 88/88A).