Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 9104
April 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been returned to Optare.
March 2016 Go North East
With the entry into service of the five new Optare Solo SR minibuses at Hexham Depot, this vehicle has transferred from Hexham Depot to Riverside, where it will see temporary allocation to the Byker ASDA contract in place of Transbus MPD/Transbus Mini Pointer 563 (NK53 TLN).
February 2016 Go North East Photograph by Tony Kuy
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This vehicle has entered service at Hexham Depot.
February 2016 Go North East
Without seeing use at Deptford, this vehicle has transferred to Hexham Depot, to be used alongside existing loans Optare Solo M780/Optare 9105 (YJ61 JHV) and Optare Solo M880/Optare 9106 (YJ10 EZB) at this depot.
February 2016 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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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 As a consequence; some of the Transbus MPD/Transbus Mini Pointer vehicles currently allocated are due to be withdrawn.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 East one of its demonstration models, allocated fleet number 9104. This vehicle will be allocated to Deptford Depot, to provide an additional minibus which meets Euro 5 contractual requirements for services at this depot.
August 2012 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Gateshead Depot.
August 2013 Go North East
Upcoming service changes will see "Coaster" service 1 extend to Wrekenton via Low Fell and Harlow Green, replacing service 24 and providing customers on this route with a direct service to Newcastle. Ahead of impending transfer to Percy Main Depot for this PVR increase, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain blue base livery. It is expected that the "Coaster" brand will... see more
August 2008 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into a plain yellow base livery.
August 2010 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. The Dennis Dart/Caetano vehicles that were operating this service on a temporary basis have been returned to the hirer.