Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 3979
October 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold to Ensign Bus Co., Purfleet.
October 2017 Go North East
Following the entry into service of the final Volvo B5TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini 3 on the X9/X10 services, 6314 (NK67 EBJ), and the consequent release of Volvo B9TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 6084 (NL63 XBS) to act as the spare vehicle for these services, this vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Riverside Depot.
August 2017 Go North East
Due to a higher vehicle requirement for the second phase of the Major Line Closure, taking place between Monday 31st July and Saturday 2nd September 2017 to allow for work at Northumberland Park station and track and bridge renewal work which forms part of the £350m Metro: all change modernisation programme, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Riverside, to operate Metro Replacement service 900.
March 2016 Go North East
Having previously carried 'Northern' fleet names, this vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery. It has also gained a front LED destination display, having previously been equipped with flipdot displays.
February 2014 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
https://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/12277092326/
Following the closure of Gateshead and Winlaton depots, this vehicle has been transferred to the brand new Riverside Depot. Riverside Depot replaces the existing depots at Sunderland Road in Gateshead and Winlaton which date back to the days of the tramways.
November 2009 Go North East Photograph by emdjt42
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This vehicle has gained "Angel" branding and has entered service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
August 2009 Go North East
Previously with Go-Ahead London General as fleet number EVL48, this vehicle has been acquired by Go North East and allocated fleet number 3979. It is currently at Thornton Brothers, Ashington, undergoing a pink repaint and full refurbishment.
January 2018 Go North East
Following the application of "Coaster" branding; this vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Percy Main, seeing primary allocation to "Coaster" services 1/1A (Whitley Bay - Wallsend - Newcastle - Gateshead).
January 2014 Go North East
This vehicle, which carries a silver base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet. It is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. Due to a shortage of storage space at Saltmeadows Road, this vehicle is subject to being stored indoors at the new Gateshead Riverside Depot. Representing an investment of approximately £3,400,000, Go North East has ordered a batch... see more
January 2008 Go North East
This vehicle has received "Washington Street Shuttle" branding, for the local minibus services operating out of Washington Depot.
January 2017 Go North East
Prior to entering service; this vehicle has received "Durham Diamond" branding, with sub-branding for services 16/16A.