Go North East Fleet Go North East's 8327
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).
July 2017 Go North East
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 Daniel Graham
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Ahead of upcoming service changes which will see "SimpliCity" service 2 reduced to a 15-minute frequency, this vehicle has had its branding altered to reflect the revised frequency of this service from Sunday 22nd May 2016.
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
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.
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.
July 2011 Go North East
Prior to entering service, this vehicle has received "SimpliCity" branding.
July 2011 Go North East
This vehicle, which carries a purple base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet, 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). Equipped with Next Stop Announcements, this vehicle will be allocated to Deptford Depot, for use on "SimpliCity" services 36 and 42.
November 2009 Go North East
This vehicle has gained "Angel" branding and has entered service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
November 2016 Go North East
Having incurred defects uneconomical to repair, this vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
November 2013 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Gateshead Depot, on "Citylink" service 58, replacing the older articulated Mercedes Citaro vehicles previously allocated to the service. This bus also features free passenger Wi-Fi and Next Stop Announcements.
November 2013 Go North East
Following the entry into service of new Wright Streetlite vehicles at Deptford Depot on "Drifter" service 60, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Chester-le-Street.