Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 4914
June 2016 Go North East Photograph by Adam Jones
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This vehicle has been sold on from Ensign Bus Co., Purfleet, to Trustybus, Roydon.
June 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold to Ensign Bus Co., Purfleet.
June 2016 Go North East
Having been temporarily reinstated, this vehicle has now been withdrawn from service at Percy Main Depot.
June 2016 Go North East
To alleviate vehicle shortages, this vehicle has temporarily been reinstated at Percy Main Depot.
May 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Percy Main Depot.
September 2015 Go North East Photograph by Crusader: NK08 MXY, The 9: BJ10 VUS,
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This vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Percy Main.
August 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle has received modifications at Thornton Brothers, Ashington, and as such is now DDA-compliant. This means that this vehicle does not need to be withdrawn from service prior to 1 January 2016 (like all other non-DDA compliant single deckers).
September 2006 Go North East Photograph by giantcheeseplant
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This vehicle has received "The Highwayman" branding. This brand identity encompasses services 95/96 (Newcastle - Gateshead - Lobley Hill - Dunston - MetroCentre), 97 (Newcastle - Gateshead - Lobley Hill - Whickham - Fellside Park - Swalwell - MetroCentre) and 98/X98 (Whickham - Newcastle). The brand refers to a legend from the Lobley Hill area, where all of these services operate. The story takes place around Western Gateshead in the 1800s, and is a piece of folklore regarding highwayman (robbers who stole from travellers, usually travelling by horse).
August 2006 Go North East
Prior to new branding being launched; this vehicle has been treated to a mid-life refurbishment at Thornton Brothers, Ashington, which includes an external repaint into a plain lime green base livery, and internal work including deep cleaning of the interior of the vehicle, renewal of floor coverings, cleaning all seat frames and refurbishing seats, and repainting all ceiling covings, side panels, drivers cab and handpoles.
October 2016 Go North East
Following the entry into service of the former Thames Travel Optare Solo M880/Optare vehicles, fleet numbers 701 to 704, this vehicle has transferred from Washington Depot to Riverside.
October 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Riverside Depot on services X9/X10 (Newcastle - Middlesbrough).
October 2013 Go North East
Ahead of its entry into service, this vehicle has gained ?Connections4? branding, with sub-branding for service 4 (Heworth - Houghton-le-Spring). ?Connections4? is the new brand name for service 4, which directly replaces the ?MetroLINK? brand name for service M1, with no changes to the existing route or timetable. It promotes the connections available on the service ?for? Heworth Interchange,... see more
October 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Riverside Depot.