Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 5153
January 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold for scrap to Alpha Recovery, Weetslade.
June 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Percy Main Depot.
December 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
https://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/20406851861/
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 This means that this vehicle does not need to be withdrawn from service prior to 1 January 2016 (like all other non-DDA compliant single deckers).
August 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has now received "Cobalt & Coast" branding, internally and externally. Externally, this example carries the variant of the branding in the advertisement frames to promote the high frequency along the Coast Road corridor (up to every 7 minutes).
August 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold for preservation to a private buyer.
August 2017 Go North East
So that the entire batch of vehicles are registered with '67' plate registration marks, only available for vehicles being registered from 1st September 2017 onwards, this vehicle has surrendered its original registration of NK17 GKD and has instead been re-registered as NK67 ECD.
August 2017 Go North East
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"