Go North East Fleet Go North East's 3943
June 2020 Go North East Photograph by A&LSP8
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From Monday 1 June 2020, in line with guidance from the government, Go North East's bus services will start returning to what can be considered a 'normal' level of service on weekdays (albeit still reduced on weekends), also with some minor changes which had originally been planned to take place from 17 May 2020. As such, this vehicle has now been reinstated at Washington.
April 2020 Go North East
Following completion of all required vehicle re-allocations; this vehicle has been temporarily withdrawn from service due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and has been officially delicensed (SORN'd), enabling Go North East to obtain a tax refund.
February 2020 Go North East Photograph by kieron mathews
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Ahead of impending re-allocation of cherished registration marks; this vehicle has lost registration mark 'FCU 190' and has returned to its original registration plate, 'NK05 GZR'.
May 2019 Go North East
Intended to be repainted this summer out of "Red Arrows" livery and into Go North East's fleet livery; this vehicle has had its free Wi-Fi equipment removed, in order to allow it to be transferred to another vehicle.
November 2017 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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Following temporary transfer to Chester-le-Street Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Washington.
October 2017 Go North East Photograph by Guy Park-Royal
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This vehicle has transferred from Washington Depot to Chester-le-Street, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
March 2017 Go North East
In order to provide an improved customer experience when a "Red Arrows" branded Volvo B9TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 is unavailable for service, this vehicle has been fitted with free customer Wi-Fi.
November 2016 Go North East Photograph by R855 PRG
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Following temporary loan to Chester-le-Street Depot, this vehicle has returned to service at Washington.
November 2016 Go North East Photograph by Stealth: 5307, 5332
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This vehicle has transferred from Washington Depot to Chester-le-Street, on temporary loan, due to Optare MetroDecker demonstrator 9099 (YJ16 DFG) being off service.
October 2016 Go North East Photograph by North East Malarkey
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This vehicle has received the revised "Red Arrows" branding.
December 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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Having previously carried "Red Arrows" branding, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain red base livery.
December 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle has been refurbished internally with seats re-upholstered into Go North East's standard blue seating moquette.
September 2014 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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A number of the older double-deck vehicles in the fleet have gained cherished registration plates, including this vehicle. This vehicle has been re-registered FCU 190, having previously been registered as NK05 GZR.
August 2012 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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Following repaint, this vehicle has transferred from Gateshead Depot to Washington. The vehicle will act as a spare for the "Red Arrows" X1 service.
August 2012 Go North East
Ahead of the entry into service of brand new Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B9TLs on "Tyne Tees Xpress" services X9/X10, this vehicle has been repainted into a red base livery and has received "Red Arrows" branding.
October 2010 Go North East Photograph by Northern Bus Photos
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This vehicle has gained "Tyne Tees Express" branding.
February 2010 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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As part of a re-branding scheme for the X10 service, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain burgundy base livery.
June 2005 Go North East Photograph by emdjt42
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This vehicle has entered service at Gateshead Depot.
June 2005 Go North East
Prior to entry into service, this vehicle has received branding for the hourly X10 service (Newcastle - Middlesbrough).
June 2005 Go North East
This vehicle, which carries a maroon, gold and blue base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet, and is currently being prepared for service. It features high-backed Esteban Civic V3 seating, in a special moquette depicting various landmarks around the North East.
July 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Deptford, in order to operate a month-long Metro Replacement contract between South Shields and Chichester. No trains are currently running between these two platforms to allow for telecoms, platform and signalling upgrades in association with the new Sout Shields Interchange, due to re-open from Sunday 4 August.
July 2018 Go North East
This vehicle has been reinstated within the Special Events Fleet to provide transport for the annual Sunderland International Airshow event. The Sunderland Airshow, held from Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July 2018 across the city’s seafront, celebrates its 30th anniversary and includes colourful displays from the Red Arrows, the Typhoons and Spitfires. Go North East are contracted to provide... see more
July 2009 Go North East
This vehicle has gained "Angel" branding and has entered service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
July 2016 Go North East
Following the last batch delivered in June 2016, Go North East has acquired five further Scania N94UD/East Lancs OmniDekka vehicles from sister Go-Ahead operating company Brighton & Hove, following the entry into service of brand new Wright StreetDeck vehicles on Brighton & Hove's 1 service. This vehicle, previously numbered previously numbered 601 within the Brighton & Hove... see more