Arriva North East Fleet Arriva North East's 1482
February 2020 Arriva North East
This vehicle has received exhaust modifications, increasing the Euro standard of this bus from Euro 5 to Euro 6.
December 2018 Arriva North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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This vehicle has received sub-branding for "MAX" service X12 (Middlesbrough - Newcastle).
November 2018 Arriva North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle's sub-branding for service 306 has now been removed.
October 2018 Arriva North East Photograph by Tony Kuy
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As a result of the inward transfer of four Volvo B7TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini at Jesmond for use on "MAX" service 306, this vehicle has been released for transfer to Belmont Depot for use on "MAX" service X12. It still presently retains sub-branding for service 306.
July 2017 Arriva North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle has received "MAX" branding, with sub-branding for service 306 (Whitley Bay - Tynemouth - North Shields - Coast Road - Newcastle). The combined 'up to every 7 minute' frequency with the "MAX" 308 service is promoted in the branding.
May 2017 Arriva North East Photograph by trfc37409
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Following the completion of repaint and refurbishment to "MAX" specification, this vehicle has returned to service at Jesmond Depot.
May 2017 Arriva North East
This vehicle has moved from Jesmond to Jesmond (Under Repair), whilst being refurbished and repainted to "MAX" specification. It is thought that "Coastliner" services 306/308 are both being upgraded to "MAX" specification. The existing Volvo B5LH/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 allocation will be retained on service 308, but service 306 will be revised to operate with VDL SB200/Wright Pulsar 2 vehicles, with the existing "Coastliner" branded Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Max Micro-Hybrid allocation deployed elsewhere.
June 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has transferred from Jesmond Depot to Redcar, for use on the extra summer-season X93 services.
June 2016 Arriva North East
With the arrival of a further former Arriva London Alexander ALX400 bodied Volvo B7TL at Redcar for use on the extra summer-season X93 services, this vehicle has again transferred from Redcar Depot to Ashington.
June 2017 Arriva North East
Following the completion of repaint and refurbishment to "MAX" specification, this vehicle has returned to service at Blyth Depot.
June 2015 Arriva North East
This vehicle is one of a batch of ten VDL SB200/Wright Pulsar 2 vehicles which has been acquired by Arriva North East from the North West division (where it previously carried fleet number 3120). It is currently undergoing repaint and refurbishment to "Sapphire" specification at Thornton Brothers, Ashington. It is thought that this batch of vehicles will be allocated to service 6 at... see more