Go North East Fleet Go North East's 6121
April 2016 Go North East
With the operation of "Red Kite" service 47 transferring to Stanley Depot as part of service changes effective Sunday 17th April 2016, this vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Stanley. This vehicle was originally VOR for annual PSV test, so was unable to transfer in time for the service changes.
May 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle has entered service at Riverside Depot on "Red Kite" service 47 (Newcastle - Blackhall Mill).
May 2015 Go North East
Ahead of its entry into service, this vehicle has received "Red Kite" branding, with sub-branding for service 47 (Newcastle - Blackhall Mill). As part of the company's 2014/15 financial year, Go North East has invested in 10 brand new Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Micro-Hybrid vehicles to upgrade "Red Kite" services 45/46. "Toon Link" service 47 will be allocated the recently acquired batch of dealer-stock Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B9TLs, fleet numbers 6118 to 6121, and it will be re-branded as "Red Kite" to promote the combined frequency operating on the shared corridor between Newcastle and Rowlands Gill.
April 2015 Go North East Photograph by NorthEast England Bus Photos
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Ahead of its entry into service, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain red base livery.
April 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle, which carries a white base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet, and is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. This vehicle, and the other three in the batch, are amongst some of the final dealer stock Volvo B9TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2s available, with the majority of other dealer stock Wright bodied Volvo B9TLs now having been acquired by bus operators up and down the United Kingdom.
July 2017 Go North East
Prior to returning to service at Riverside Depot; this vehicle has received "The Crusader" branding, with sub-branding for service 27 (South Shields - Newcastle).
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 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Deptford Depot, acting as a spare vehicle for "Black Cats" services 2/2A (Silksworth - Washington) and 39 (Doxford Park - Pennywell). When not required to operate either of these services, it should be allocated to other services at Deptford which are allocated Wright Streetlites, such as "Drifter" service 60 and "Prince Bishops"... see more
July 2015 Go North East
This vehicle, which carries a plain pink base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet. It is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. Representing an investment of approximately £1,800,000, Go North East has ordered fourteen Optare Solo SR minibuses to be launched on the "East Durham" network of services at Peterlee Depot. The services will be... see more