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June 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold to ConnexionsBuses, Harrogate.
June 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Percy Main Depot.
May 2019 Go North East
Due to an increased vehicle requirement at Percy Main as a result of a higher number of cruise ship shuttle services being in operation, this vehicle has been reinstated in the fleet at Percy Main, in a float/reserve capacity.
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 This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
October 2018 Go North East Photograph by Transport Glory
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Following the entry into service of Optare Solo SR M900/Optare 720 (YJ62 FYH) at Peterlee; this vehicle has transferred from Peterlee Depot to Chester-le-Street, serving as a replacement vehicle for already-withdrawn Scania L94UB/Wright Solar 4958 (NL52 WVO).
March 2018 Go North East
Replaced in the fleet at Chester-le-Street Depot by Scania L94UB/Wright Solar 4942 (NK51 OLE), which is now being retained in the fleet following the award of new Nexus contracts, this vehicle has transferred to Peterlee Depot. At Peterlee; 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 Daniel Graham
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This vehicle has received the tagline "Recharge your batteries | Many of our buses have power sockets on board"
June 2017 Go North East Photograph by
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Following the entry into service of new Wright Streetlites on "Black Cats" services 2/2A and 39, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Chester-le-Street. From Sunday 19th March 2017; Go North East introduced 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. With not enough single-decks being available at the time, two Volvo B7TL/Plaxton Presidents were retained, pending the cascade of single-decks from Deptford.
February 2017 Go North East Photograph by Peter Barclay
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Following temporary loan to Peterlee Depot, this vehicle has returned to service at Deptford.
February 2017 Go North East Photograph by Dynamo: 5307, 5332
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This vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Peterlee, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
January 2017 Go North East Photograph by Jamie OLD ACCOUNT HAHA
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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 Matthew Jimmison
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This vehicle has had its sub-branding for "Fast Cats" services X35/X36 removed.
August 2016 Go North East
Following recent service changes which saw the PVR of the "Citylink" 57 service rise by three vehicles, this vehicle has received "Citylink" branding.
August 2016 Go North East
Following service changes last month, this vehicle has received the green variation of Go North East's "Quaylink" branding for service Q3.
August 2006 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's new red, yellow and blue 'swoop-style' fleet livery at Hogarths Coachworks, Birtley.
August 2016 Go North East
The recent renewal of Nexus contracts has seen a change in the contractual requirements of some Nexus-secured services. One of the changes to contractual requirements is that vehicles allocated to these services no longer have to carry "Nexus" branding. As such; this vehicle, having previously carried "Nexus" branding, has been repainted into Go North East's corporate... see more