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January 2020 Arriva North East
This vehicle has moved from Ashington to Ashington (Reserve), following replacement in the fleet at Ashington by Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Max Micro-Hybrid 1575 (NK64 EEM) from Jesmond.
April 2019 Arriva North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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Reflecting the usual summer enhancement to the North Northumberland X18 timetable, this vehicle has returned to full service at Ashington.
November 2018 Arriva North East
This vehicle has moved from Ashington to Ashington (Reserve), following the end of the summer season peak vehicle requirement.
June 2016 Arriva North East Photograph by Lee Calder
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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.
May 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has transferred from Ashington Depot to Redcar.
May 2016 Arriva North East
This vehicle has transferred from Redcar Depot to Ashington.
February 2016 Arriva North East
With the summer season timetable being introduced again from Sunday 20th March 2016, this vehicle has transferred from Blyth Depot to Redcar, albeit in a reserve capacity, whilst being prepared for service.
January 2016 Arriva North East Photograph by Dan's Bus Photos
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Although not used in service, this bus officially remained in reserve capacity for the duration of its stay at Stockton Depot. It has now transferred to Blyth Depot.
December 2015 Arriva North East
Following the end of Durham Lumiere, this vehicle has transferred from Belmont Depot to Stockton, in a reserve capacity.
November 2015 Arriva North East
Due to a seasonal PVR reduction, this vehicle has transferred from Redcar Depot to Belmont, in a reserve capacity, and is expected to be used during the Durham Lumiere event.
July 2017 Arriva North East
With this batch of buses having been officially unveiled at Ashington Leisure Centre by local MP Ian Lavery on July 21st 2017, this vehicle has now entered service at Ashington Depot.
July 2017 Arriva North East
Following the entry into service of a batch of new Dennis Trident 2/Alexander Enviro 400MMC vehicles on "Sapphire" services X21/X22 (Newbiggin - Ashington - Newcastle), this vehicle has transferred from Ashington Depot to Belmont. Its sub-branding for services X21/X22 has been removed and as such this vehicle now carries generic "Sapphire" branding, allowing it to be allocated... see more
July 2017 Arriva North East
This vehicle has received "Sapphire" branding, with sub-branding for services X21/X22 (Newbiggin - Ashington - Newcastle). This batch of vehicles is the first in the region to receive the new "Sapphire" branding, which is currently being rolled out across the Arriva UK Group.
July 2017 Arriva North East
Following the cascade of "Sapphire" branded vehicles to Jesmond Depot to upgrade "Great North Road Routes" services 43/44/45, this vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Jesmond Depot and subsequently sold to A&A Travel of Tockwith.