Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 4955
March 2018 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold to St. Camillus Care Group, Newcastle.
January 2018 Go North East
The entry into service of the Volvo B5LH/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 vehicles at Percy Main on "Coaster" services 1/1A will allow the Scania CN230UB/Scania Omnicity vehicles currently allocated to these routes to be displaced elsewhere. The majority are planned to be cascaded to "Blue Arrow" service 11, providing an upgraded allocation on this route and allowing the withdrawal of the branded Scania L94UB/Wright Solar allocation, while the others are being distributed among Percy Main, Stanley and Washington, for various purposes. This vehicle has been replaced in the fleet at Percy Main by one of the Scania CN230UB/Scania Omnicity vehicles which will remain at Percy Main in fleet livery, being allocated to two single-deck Miscellaneous Works boards, and as such has been withdrawn.
March 2017 Go North East
Following the entry into service of the refurbished Mercedes Citaros on "Wear Xpress" service X5; this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Percy Main, where it will allow Optare Solo SR M890/Optare 636 (NK61 FXD) to cascade to Hexham Depot for use on the seasonal Hadrian's Wall AD122 service.
April 2016 Go North East
Having previously carried "Fast Cats" branding, this vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery.
April 2007 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
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This vehicle has been repainted into a blue base livery, and has also received generic "Cobalt Clipper" and "Route19" branding, acting as a spare vehicle for both services.
April 2017 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Crook Depot, this vehicle has returned to service at Chester-le-Street.
April 2011 Go North East
Having transferred to Deptford retaining "Route 19" branding, this vehicle has now been stripped of "Route 19" vinyls, and carries a plain white base livery as such. Unlike 8268 (NK54 NKU), this vehicle has retained the cant rail branding with the route details for service 19.
April 2016 Go North East
With the operation of "Whey Aye Five 0" service 50 transferring to Washington Depot as part of service changes effective Sunday 17th April 2016, this vehicle has transferred from Percy Main Depot to Washington. This vehicle was originally VOR for annual PSV test, so was unable to transfer in time for the service changes.
April 2013 Go North East
Go North East stated in a customer consultation to review the 9 and X3 services that the company wished to increase the frequency of service 9 (Sunderland - Boldon - Jarrow - North Shields) to every 20 minutes across the whole route and introduce route branding to the service. Customers did not favour these plans, and alternative service changes being introduced meant that the plan to brand 5247,... see more