Arriva North East Fleet Arriva North East's 1533
January 2019 Arriva North East Photograph by neilharrison
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In order to remove the branded spare vehicle from Belmont's fleet allocation and to aid flexibility of allocations to "Sapphire" specification services at the depot, this vehicle has had its sub-branding for service 6 stripped.
September 2015 Arriva North East Photograph by Tony Kuy
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This vehicle has received "Sapphire" branding, with sub-branding for service 6, and has now entered service at Belmont Depot.
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.
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 3122). 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 2016 Arriva North East
Following repaint and refurbishment to "MAX" specification, this vehicle has entered service at Redcar Depot.
September 2017 Arriva North East
No longer expected to return to service at Jesmond having been replaced by cascaded Wright Streetlites, this vehicle's sub-branding for services 52/53 has been stripped.
September 2015 Arriva North East
This vehicle has gained an allover advertisement for Strongbow's Cloudy Apple cider.
September 2016 Arriva North East
Following repaint and refurbishment to "MAX" specification, this vehicle has entered service at Belmont Depot.