Arriva North East Fleet Archive Arriva North East's 1307
February 2018 Arriva North East Photograph by Jordan & Zoe Photographs
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Due to poor mechanical condition and lacklustre reliability; this vehicle has been returned to Arriva Yorkshire, where it retains the same fleet number. It was internally refurbished with e-leather seating and repainted into the new Arriva fleet livery, whilst at Thornton Brothers, Ashington.
November 2017 Arriva North East
This vehicle has moved from Belmont to Belmont (Under Repair), whilst undergoing repaint at Thornton Brothers, Ashington.
July 2017 Arriva North East Photograph by Ken Weaver
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In order to upgrade the 56/57/57A/86 group of services, this vehicle has entered service at Belmont Depot. Acting as direct replacements for the Optare Solos currently allocated to these services, the displaced minibuses are expected to cascade to Blyth Depot in order to allow for the withdrawal of the Mini Pointer Darts allocated to service 1.
July 2017 Arriva North East
This vehicle; which was previously with Arriva Yorkshire as 1307 in their fleet, has been acquired by Arriva North East. Retaining the same fleet number; this vehicle is currently undergoing preparation for service at Belmont Depot, prior to entering service.
September 2015 Arriva North East
This vehicle is currently on loan to Yorkshire Tiger from Arriva Yorkshire.
September 2015 Arriva North East
This vehicle has moved from Stockton to Stockton (Under Repair), whilst undergoing DDA modifications at Thornton Brothers, Ashington, which will enable this vehicle to be used after 1st January 2016 (which is when all single-deck vehicles which do not meet PSVAR / DDA regulations have to be withdrawn from public service).
September 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has received "Frequenta" branding, with sub-branding for service 63 (Middlesbrough - Redcar).
September 2018 Arriva North East
This vehicle has now received branding for service 308 (Blyth - Newcastle).