Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 5205
September 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold to ConnexionsBuses, Harrogate.
February 2019 Go North East Photograph by Matt D Williamson
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Having been replaced in the fleet at Chester-le-Street by similar 5201 (NK54 NUU), this vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Percy Main, in a float/reserve capacity. Alongside Scania L94UB/Wright Solar 5204 (NK54 NUX) and 5215 (NK54 NVL), this vehicle should be allocated to a Nexus Miscellaneous Works contract board, releasing a fleet livery Scania CN230UB/Scania Omnicity to operate one of three early-return boards on the "Coaster" 1 and "Cobalt Clipper" 309/310 services. These temporary allocations are as a result of the "Cobalt Clipper" branded Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B9TLs undergoing repaint and internal refurbishment at Bus & Coach World, Blackburn.
June 2018 Go North East Photograph by Exploring North East Buses
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Following the entry into service of Optare Solo SR M900/Optare 719 (YJ62 FME) at Peterlee; this vehicle has transferred from Peterlee Depot to Chester-le-Street, serving as a replacement vehicle for Scania L94UB/Wright Solar 4960 (NL52 WVR).
March 2018 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Peterlee.
March 2018 Go North East
Replaced in the fleet at Chester-le-Street Depot following Scania L94UB/Wright Solar 4958 (NL52 WVO) and 4960 (NL52 WVR) returning to full service at Chester-le-Street following the award of new Nexus contracts, this vehicle has transferred to Deptford Depot. It is planned for the vehicle to transfer onward to Peterlee, where this vehicle will see temporary allocation to "Wear Xpress" services X6/X7, with the displaced Optare Solo SR M890 being allocated to another service.
August 2017 Go North East Photograph by
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This vehicle has received the tagline "Recharge your batteries | Many of our buses have power sockets on board"
April 2017 Go North East Photograph by Lee Calder
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Following the entry into service of the refurbished Mercedes Citaros on "Wear Xpress" service X5, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Chester-le-Street. From Sunday 19th March 2017; Go North East will introduce an improved 30-minute frequency to service 13 on Monday to Saturday daytimes, and it will interwork with services 14 and X25. The revised PVR will be 10, and 8 of the vehicles allocated will be single-deck Scania L94UB/Wright Solar vehicles, which are more reliable and will reduce fuel and maintenance costs.
January 2017 Go North East Photograph by emdjt42
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In line with the delivery of new Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Max Micro-Hybrid vehicles for the "Durham Diamond" 16/16A services, which is expected to see the cascade of the current "Durham Diamond" branded Mercedes Citaro 0530N/Mercedes Citaro vehicles to Deptford Depot for use on service X5, this vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's new corporate livery.
April 2016 Go North East Photograph by Lee Calder
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This vehicle has had its sub-branding for "Fast Cats" services X35/X36 removed.
March 2008 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Percy Main, and has received "Wallsend Links" branding. This brand is being launched in line with service changes effective 30th March 2008. As part of these changes, which coincides with a large cash investment into new buses, service 305 (Newcastle - Hadrian Park - Wallsend) will be replaced by "Citylink" service 58... see more
March 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Deptford Depot, on "Prince Bishops" services 20/20A/X20.
March 2017 Go North East
In order to standardise the fleets at Stanley and Washington following the entry into service of the new Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Max Micro-Hybrid vehicles on "Durham Diamond" services 16/16A, this vehicle has transferred from Washington Depot to Stanley.
March 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Stanley Depot, where it will be allocated to "Venture" services V7/V8 (East Stanley/Fines Park - Metrocentre).