Arriva North East Fleet Arriva North East's 1527
September 2015 Arriva North East Photograph by Matthew Jimmison
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This vehicle has received "Sapphire" branding, with sub-branding for service 6.
September 2015 Arriva North East
This vehicle is now in full service at Belmont Depot.
August 2015 Arriva North East Photograph by Matthew Jimmison
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This vehicle has entered service at Ashington Depot. It is thought that the allocation of this vehicle to Ashington Depot will only be temporary, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
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 3116). 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 Belmont Depot, which is in-line to be upgraded to "Sapphire" specification.
September 2018 Arriva North East
This vehicle has now received branding for service 308 (Blyth - Newcastle).
September 2016 Arriva North East
Following repaint and refurbishment to "MAX" specification, this vehicle has entered service at Redcar Depot.
September 2016 Arriva North East
Following repaint and refurbishment to "MAX" specification, this vehicle has entered service at Belmont Depot.
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after 1st January 2016 (which is when all single-deck vehicles which do not meet PSVAR / DDA regulations have to be withdrawn from public service).