Go North East Fleet Go North East's 5480
July 2017 Go North East Photograph by emdjt42
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This vehicle has entered service at Deptford Depot, acting as a spare vehicle for "Black Cats" services 2/2A (Silksworth - Washington) and 39 (Doxford Park - Pennywell). When not required to operate either of these services, it should be allocated to other services at Deptford which are allocated Wright Streetlites, such as "Drifter" service 60 and "Prince Bishops" services 20/20A.
July 2017 Go North East Photograph by Dynamo: 5307, 5332
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Prior to entering service, this vehicle has been fitted with the tagline "No change? | Get your bus ticket on your phone with our mobile app", and has also been fitted with the relevant feature symbol vinyls.
July 2017 Go North East Photograph by Dynamo: 5307, 5332
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This vehicle, which carries a red and blue base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet. It is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. Manufactured by Wrightbus in Northern Ireland, this batch of vehicles feature the latest Euro 6 Micro-Hybrid engines with the cleanest vehicle emissions standards. Unlike previous examples in the fleet, they therefore feature a Wrightbus grille on the rear bonnet, providing additional air circulation. Similar to all recent orders, these vehicles feature Esteban Civic V3 seating complete with e-leather; two-colour Tarabus 'Wood Effect' flooring; and blue accent lighting, which is fitted underneath seats, to provide extra light on the gangway. They also feature free customer Wi-Fi, audio-visual Next Stop Announcement LED internal signs, and USB power sockets on the back of each seat to allow mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets to be charged 'on the go'.
October 2018 Go North East
Due to the bodywork of this vehicle being in poor condition and the requirement to bring it up to a better standard in line with the vehicle's annual MOT test, this vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery. This example carries the tagline "Recharge your batteries | Many of our buses have power sockets on board". It is expected that another vehicle in... see more
October 2010 Go North East
This vehicle's seats have been reupholstered into Go North East's standard 'Go' seating moquette.
October 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has gained its original registration of W177 SCU prior to its withdrawal from the fleet, having previously carried cherished registration mark 524 FUP.
October 2018 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Crook Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Chester-le-Street.