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Having been temporarily reinstated, this vehicle has now been withdrawn from service at Percy Main Depot.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This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Percy Main Depot.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 Voyager: 5307, 5332
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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 This means that this vehicle does not need to be withdrawn from service prior to 1 January 2016 (like all other non-DDA compliant single deckers).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.
February 2008 Go North East
Following repaint last year, this vehicle has received "The Gateshead Loop" branding, for services 93/94, which operate circular services clockwise and anti-clockwise around Gateshead, Team Valley, Low Fell, QE Hospital and Heworth.
February 2007 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Gateshead Depot to Stanley, and has received sub-branding for the 43/44 services having received "The Diamond" branding whilst still based at Gateshead. The new branding replaces the temporary branding introduced to services 40, 43, 43A, 43B and 44 (vehicles wearing standard fleet livery with Stanley Shuttle vinyls applied), in line with the... see more
February 2018 Go North East
Following the entry into service of new double-deck vehicles on "Angel" service 21, representing a £4.3 million investment, and the resultant cascade of the Volvo B7TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini vehicles to services 13/14/X25, this vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Chester-le-Street.
February 2008 Go North East
Prior to new branding being launched, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain green base livery.