Arriva North East Fleet Arriva North East's 7416
May 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has transferred from Redcar Depot to Ashington, due to the PVR increase on "MAX" service X18 (Newcastle - Berwick-upon-Tweed) for the summer season.
May 2016 Arriva North East Photograph by Tony Kuy
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This vehicle has transferred from Jesmond Depot to Redcar, for use once more on "MAX" service X93 (Middlesbrough - Scarborough).
April 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has transferred from Redcar Depot to Jesmond, following a trial period on service X93.
April 2016 Arriva North East Photograph by Matthew Jimmison
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This vehicle has transferred from Jesmond Depot to Redcar, to be trialled against Arriva Yorkshire's Volvo B9TL/Darwen Olympus 1808 (YJ08 EEM) on "MAX" service X93.
March 2016 Arriva North East Photograph by Matthew Jimmison
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As part of Nexus' £350m Metro 'all change' modernisation programme, there are no trains running between Tynemouth and Shiremoor in either direction from 19th March until 2nd April, to allow for track replacement work. 8.7 kilometres of 50-year-old-tracks and track beds between Tynemouth and Shiremoor are being replaced so that the new track will last 50 years more. This vehicle has entered service at Jesmond Depot, for use on the Metro Replacement bus service.
January 2016 Arriva North East
Following the loss of the 159 service to Abellio in November 2015; this vehicle, which was previously in the fleet of Arriva London as fleet number VLA144, has been released for cascade and has been acquired by Arriva North East. It is currently undergoing preparation for service within the Arriva North East fleet, and is being repainted and refurbished to "MAX" specification.
September 2016 Arriva North East
Ahead of the "Frequenta" brand being launched on service 63 at Redcar, this vehicle has been repainted into Arriva's corporate livery, minus the cowhorn. It has also been fitted with a 'Next Stop' audio-visual announcement system, as part of the "Frequenta" upgrade.
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No longer expected to return to service at Jesmond having been replaced by cascaded Wright Streetlites, this vehicle's sub-branding for services 52/53 has been stripped.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 a new version of the "Quorum Shuttle" branding.
September 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has received "Frequenta" branding, with sub-branding for service 63 (Middlesbrough - Redcar).