Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 4932
November 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold for scrap to Alpha Recovery, Weetslade.
July 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Deptford Depot.
July 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Deptford, in order to replace similar 5201 (NK54 NUU).
June 2019 Go North East Photograph by aptyldsley
https://www.flickr.com/photos/29817752@N08/48066531658/
Surplus to requirements at Riverside following completion of the repainting of the former "Prince Bishops" branded Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Max Micro-Hybrid vehicles which had transferred from Deptford; this vehicle has now transferred from Riverside Depot to Chester-le-Street, in order to alleviate vehicle shortages.
May 2019 Go North East
In line with service changes and the introduction of new brand identities, there were a large number of vehicle re-allocations which took place on Sunday 19 May, the significance of which have been likened to the South Shields and Bishop Auckland depot closures in 2005 and 2006 respectively. This vehicle, now surplus to requirements, has been moved into a float/reserve position in the fleet at Riverside.
October 2018 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Saltmeadows Road Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Riverside.
October 2018 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Saltmeadows, on temporary loan, to provide cover whilst the former Bluestar Mercedes Citaro 0530N/Mercedes Citaro vehicles are undergoing repaint and fitment of cab door vandal screens.
January 2018 Go North East
In order to eliminate flipdot displays from the Go North East fleet, spare LED displays removed from scrap vehicles are being used to replace the old flipdot displays. As such, this vehicle has now been fitted with a side LED display.
August 2017 Go North East Photograph by R855 PRG
https://www.flickr.com/photos/142814434@N05/35630656604/
This vehicle has received the tagline "Stay Connected | Many of our buses have free WiFi on board"
January 2017 Go North East Photograph by Ken Weaver
https://www.flickr.com/photos/131962719@N04/32212741670/
This vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's new corporate livery. The new livery design is a a lot more eye-catching and features a two-tone base livery, with the traditional key colour of red towards the front of the bus, and non-metallic dark blue towards the back. It is thought that further vinyls will be added at a later date, in order to reflect the quality and customer values of Go North East.
August 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
https://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/20496408663/
Ahead of upcoming service changes; this vehicle has lost its "The Highwayman" branding, having been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery.
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.
February 2007 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
https://www.flickr.com/photos/55509539@N05/22622922037/
This vehicle has received "Fab Fifty Seven" branding, for services 57/57A (Newcastle - Gateshead - QE Hospital - Fewster Square - Heworth - Fellgate - South Shields).
December 2006 Go North East
Prior to new branding being launched, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain blue base livery.
July 2019 Go North East
In order to convert the operation of service 19 from single-deck to minibus, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Percy Main.
July 2015 Go North East
This vehicle has received "Quaylink" branding. It carries the green variation of Go North East's "Quaylink" branding for service Q3.
July 2018 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service within the Special Events Fleet based at Deptford Terrace, seeing allocation to the Park & Ride services in operation for the Sunderland Tall Ships 2018 event, covering sites at Deptford Terrace, Downhill, Herrington Country Park, Fulwell and Stadium of Light.
July 2013 Go North East
Ahead of upcoming service changes which will see "Coaster" service 1 extend to Wrekenton via Low Fell and Harlow Green, replacing service 24 and providing customers on this route with a direct service to Newcastle, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain blue base livery. It is expected that the "Coaster" brand will be revised in line with the service changes, and the new... see more