Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 4933
August 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This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Chester-le-Street. It is planned to be stripped for spare parts and sold for scrap.
June 2019 Go North East Photograph by aptyldsley
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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 Photograph by NorthEast England Bus Photos
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This vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Saltmeadows Road, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
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
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This vehicle has received the tagline "It's our fantastic people - all 2000 of them - that make the wheels on our buses go round and round"
January 2017 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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Having suffered minor accident damage, this vehicle has now undergone repairs and 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 2016 Go North East Photograph by Lee Calder
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Following temporary loan to Hexham, this vehicle has returned to service at Riverside Depot.
July 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Hexham, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
September 2015 Go North East Photograph by
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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
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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
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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 Photograph by ROBERT PAYNE
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Prior to new branding being launched, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain blue base livery.
September 2006 Go North East
Prior to new branding being launched, this vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's new red, yellow and blue 'swoop-style' fleet livery at Hogarths Coachworks, Birtley.
September 2017 Go North East
Presently unbranded; this vehicle has returned to service at Hexham Depot, where it will see allocation to "Tynedalexpress" services X84/X85. As part of the upgrade, the branding design is intended to be changed compared to the current "Tynedalexpress" branded Scania L94UB/Wright Solar vehicles.
September 2006 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into a plain pink base livery and has received "Pink Panthers" branding. Starting on Monday 2nd October 2006; Go North East will introduce a great new bus service for shopping and commuting, numbered D4, which this vehicle will be allocated to. This frequent 'shoppers shuttle' is designed to quickly take passengers between Newton Hall, Arnison... see more
September 2020 Go North East
Following the entry into service of new vehicles at Washington Depot; this vehicle has been temporarily withdrawn from service, allowing the repaint, re-trimming of seats, and installation of USB charging points, at Bus & Coach World, Blackburn.