Go North East Fleet Go North East's 706
January 2018 Go North East
With its place on the Tesco Free Bus contract at Stanley being taken temporarily by Optare Solo SR M890/Optare 696 (YJ13 HOH) from Crook, this vehicle has transferred from Stanley Depot to Chester-le-Street. At Chester-le-Street; this vehicle should be allocated to the Chester-le-Street Town Services 700/701/702/703 and scholars service 876, supported by Durham County Council.
December 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has been fitted with a rear advertisement to promote contactless payments being available on Go North East's buses, similar to those fitted to the rear of the "Venture" branded Optare Solo SR M890 vehicles.
October 2017 Go North East Photograph by Lee Calder
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Following temporary loan to Chester-le-Street Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Stanley.
October 2017 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle has transferred from Stanley Depot to Chester-le-Street, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
March 2017 Go North East Photograph by Crusader: NK08 MXY, The 9: BJ10 VUS,
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This vehicle has entered service at Stanley Depot; where it will operate the Tesco Consett T1/T2 services, replacing Dennis MPD/Alexander Mini Pointer 604 (NK54 NTY) currently allocated to these services at present. It has also received the tagline "No change? | Get your bus ticket on your phone with our mobile app"
February 2017 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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Prior to entering service, this vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's new corporate livery.
February 2017 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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New to Western Greyhound of Summercourt as fleet number 701 in January 2009, this vehicle passed to Plymouth Citybus in December 2014 where it gained fleet number 206. This vehicle has now been acquired by Go North East, where it has received fleet number 706. It is currently undergoing preparation for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot.
February 2015 Go North East
Following service revisions in Sunderland last month which saw a number of changes to service and consequent re-allocations, this vehicle has gained "SimpliCity" branding, with sub-branding for services 2/2A.
February 2015 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold to Brighton & Hove, where it now carries fleet number 127. It will be repainted at Hants & Dorset Trim, prior to entering service at Brighton & Hove's Lewes Road Depot.
February 2007 Go North East
Prior to new branding being launched, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain cream base livery.
February 2016 Go North East
It is believed that Go North East has ordered five new 'Solo SR' vehicles from Optare, to be deployed on Hexham's "Tynedale Links" network of services. As a consequence; some of the Transbus MPD/Transbus Mini Pointer vehicles currently allocated are due to be withdrawn. To support the product launch of the five new buses at Hexham, Optare has therefore supplied Go North... see more