Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 9098
June 2017 Go North East
Following a period of use at Go North East on demonstration, this vehicle has been returned to Alexander Dennis.
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This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Crook, for a week-long trial on "The Castles Express" service X21 (Newcastle - Bishop Auckland), to compare against the Wright StreetDecks allocated to this service.
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This vehicle has entered service at Chester-le-Street Depot, and will be trialled on "Angel" service 21 (Newcastle - Durham).
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Following a period of use in November and December 2016, this vehicle has returned to Go North East for further demonstration trials. The vehicle will first be allocated to "Angel" service 21, as a continuation to the original trial, to evaluate suitability compared to the current allocation of Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B5LHs.
December 2016 Go North East
Following a period of use at Go North East on demonstration, this vehicle has been returned to Alexander Dennis.
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This vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Chester-le-Street, to be trialled on "Angel" service 21 (Newcastle - Durham).
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This vehicle has entered service at Riverside Depot, and is being trialled on "Tyne Tees Xpress" services X9/X10 (Newcastle - Middlesbrough).
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Having recently been displayed at the Euro Bus Expo 2016 at the NEC in Birmingham, this vehicle has now been acquired by Go North East for a two-week demonstration period. Allocated fleet number 9098 in Go North East's fleet, the company is the first in the country to receive this demonstrator vehicle, having been delivered with just 1000 miles on the odometer. During its first week with Go North East; the vehicle will be allocated to "Tyne Tees Xpress" services X9/X10, to evaluate suitability compared to the current allocation of Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B9TLs. During its second week with Go North East; the vehicle will be allocated to "Angel" service 21, to evaluate suitability compared to the current allocation of Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B5LHs.
September 2016 Go North East
Since the withdrawal of Oxfordshire County Council subsidies on 20th July 2016, Thames Travel has been operating the Bicester Town bus services 22 and 23 on a commercial basis. These services run at a loss of approximately £4,500 per week and therefore this decision was a temporary arrangement, while Thames Travel continued discussions with several local stakeholders to pool existing... see more
September 2008 Go North East
This vehicle has received "Yellow Bus" branding.
September 2008 Go North East
This vehicle has received "Yellow Bus" branding.
September 2012 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Saltmeadows Road Depot.