Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 3980
January 2018 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold for scrap to Alpha Recovery, Weetslade.
September 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Deptford Depot.
September 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Deptford.
September 2017 Go North East Photograph by R855 PRG
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Following the loss of Miscellaneous Works and scholars contracts, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Chester-le-Street. Though originally expected to be withdrawn from 3rd September 2017; this vehicle will instead be retained until after the Great North Run, to assist in the coverage of extra vehicle requirements for this event (up to an additional 90 buses).
February 2016 Go North East Photograph by Peter Barclay
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Having previously carried 'Northern' fleet names, this vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery.
October 2009 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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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 EVL49, this vehicle has been acquired by Go North East and allocated fleet number 3980. It is currently at Thornton Brothers, Ashington, undergoing a pink repaint and full refurbishment.
April 2018 Go North East
Following completion of preparation for service; this vehicle has returned to service at Riverside Depot, for use on the private Jewish Scholars contract, replacing the elderly step-entrance Volvo Olympian/Northern Counties Palatine 2 vehicles currently in this capacity at Riverside.
April 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has received the revised "Red Arrows" branding.
April 2010 Go North East
This vehicle has received basic "Route 19" branding, for service 19 (North Shields - Northumberland Park).
April 2018 Go North East
Following the entry into service of the former Go-Ahead London General Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B9TLs at Stanley; this vehicle has transferred from Stanley Depot to Percy Main, to enable the withdrawal of older Plaxton President bodied Volvo B7TLs.