Go North East Fleet Go North East's 8327
July 2017 Go North East Photograph by Crusader: NK08 MXY, The 9: BJ10 VUS,
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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).
July 2017 Go North East Photograph by Crusader: NK08 MXY, The 9: BJ10 VUS,
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In line with the entry into service of new Wright Streetlites on services 2/2A; this vehicle, which was previously allocated to these services and branded as "SimpliCity", has been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery. This example carries the tagline "Our buses run 35 million miles a year - that's like going to the moon and back 72 times".
April 2016 Go North East Photograph by Peter Barclay
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Ahead of upcoming service changes, due to commence from Sunday 22nd May 2016, which will see "SimpliCity" service 2 reduced to a 15-minute frequency, this vehicle has had the frequency on the cant rail revised to reflect the new frequency.
May 2015 Go North East
As a new Next Stop Announcement programme for the revised 2/2A services was not created following the service revisions earlier this year, this vehicle has lost its Next Stop Announcement kit. These kits have instead been fitted to the "The Orbit" branded vehicles at Riverside Depot ahead of service changes in July, which will see "QuayLink" service Q1 merged with "The Orbit" services 51/52.
March 2015 Go North East Photograph by Peter Barclay
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Following service revisions in Sunderland during January 2015 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.
March 2015 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into a plain purple base livery.
July 2011 Go North East Photograph by Northern Bus Photos
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This vehicle has entered service at Deptford Depot on "SimpliCity" service 42.
July 2011 Go North East
Prior to entering service, this vehicle has received "SimpliCity" branding. Following the initial rollout of "SimpliCity" branding on service 36 earlier this month, using new Optare Versas 8319 - 8324, Go North East will now extend the brand to service 42 (Sunderland - Silksworth). The brand is designed to promote Go North East's services which make life easier for people living in Sunderland.
July 2011 Go North East
This vehicle, which carries a purple base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet. It features audio-visual Next Stop Announcements, and is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. Due to a problem at the DVLA with registering this vehicle, it has been allocated a new registration mark (NK11 GWY) and has surrendered its original registration mark (NK11 FXL). Once prepared for service, it is expected to be allocated to Deptford Depot.
April 2017 Go North East
Following the cascade of Scania CN230UB/Scania Omnicity 5234 (NK56 KHB) to Stanley; this vehicle has transferred from Stanley Depot to Percy Main, to provide a replacement bus for Scania L94UB/Wright Solar 4964 (NL52 WVV), which is to be cascaded into the Driver Training fleet.
April 2006 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Bishop Auckland Depot.
April 2007 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into a purple cream base livery, and has also received "The Drifter" branding, for services 60 (Sunderland - Seaham - Parkside) and 61 (Sunderland - Murton).
April 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has had its sub-branding for "Fast Cats" services X35/X36 removed.