Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 5221
January 2020 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold to Southdown PSV, Copthorne.
January 2020 Go North East
Replaced in the fleet by Scania L94UB/Wright Solar 5231 (NK55 OLJ) and 5232 (NK55 OLM), this vehicle has now been withdrawn from service at Riverside Depot.
July 2016 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Washington Depot, this vehicle has returned to service at Riverside Depot.
April 2016 Go North East Photograph by Stealth: 5307, 5332
https://www.flickr.com/photos/62209150@N03/26419641836/
This vehicle has received the orange variant of the revised "Loop" branding.
January 2016 Go North East
Having previously been branded as "Loop", this vehicle has been repainted into a plain black base livery, ahead of the branding on "Loop" services 93/94 being re-launched.
February 2014 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
https://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/12277092326/
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 2008 Go North East
Following repaint last year, this vehicle has received "The Gateshead Loop" branding, for services 93/94, which operate circular services clockwise and anti-clockwise around Gateshead, Team Valley, Low Fell, QE Hospital and Heworth.
September 2007 Go North East Photograph by Carlisle Bus Group
https://www.flickr.com/photos/55509539@N05/21267135672/
Prior to new branding being launched, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain black base livery.
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 transferred from Percy Main Depot to Deptford, where it will be allocated to the revised... see more
May 2017 Go North East
Having previously carried sub-branding for services X30/X31 (Stanley - Newcastle); this vehicle has had these vinyls stripped and new vinyls added, sporting the taglines "For city centre shops and leisure" and "Frequent buses to Newcastle".
May 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold for scrap to Trevor Wigley, Carlton.
May 2016 Go North East
As a result of service revisions at Deptford Depot and the change in allocation to some of Deptford's services, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Riverside. Until July 2016, this vehicle will act as an additional spare vehicle for "Crusader" service 27, "Blaydon Racers" service 49 and "Citylink" service 57.