Go North East Fleet Go North East's 6007
October 2020 Go North East Photograph by kieron mathews
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This vehicle has now returned to service at Riverside Depot, on "Crusader" services 26/27 (Newcastle - South Shields).
October 2020 Go North East Photograph by Snakebite90
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Following repaint, this vehicle has now received "Crusader" branding.
October 2020 Go North East
Previously branded as "Red Arrows"; this vehicle has returned from Bus & Coach World, Blackburn, having been repainted into a two-tone silver and red base livery, as well as seat re-trim and USB charging points fitment.
October 2020 Go North East
Following the entry into service of new vehicles at Washington Depot; this vehicle has been temporarily withdrawn from service, allowing the repaint, re-trimming of seats, and installation of USB charging points, at Bus & Coach World, Blackburn.
September 2020 Go North East
In partnership with Gateshead Council; this vehicle has received exhaust modifications, increasing the Euro standard of this bus from Euro 5 to Euro 6.
June 2020 Go North East
From Monday 1 June 2020, in line with guidance from the government, Go North East's bus services will start returning to what can be considered a 'normal' level of service on weekdays (albeit still reduced on weekends), also with some minor changes which had originally been planned to take place from 17 May 2020. As such, this vehicle has now been reinstated at Washington.
April 2020 Go North East
Following completion of all required vehicle re-allocations; this vehicle has been temporarily withdrawn from service due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and has been officially delicensed (SORN'd), enabling Go North East to obtain a tax refund.
April 2016 Go North East Photograph by North East Malarkey
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This vehicle has received the revised "Red Arrows" branding.
April 2016 Go North East
Having previously carried "Red Arrows" branding, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain red base livery.
April 2011 Go North East Photograph by Northern Bus Photos
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This vehicle has entered service at Washington Depot.
April 2011 Go North East
Ahead of its entry into service, this vehicle has received "Red Arrows" branding, with sub-branding for service X1 (Easington Lane - Newcastle).
April 2011 Go North East
This vehicle, which carries a red base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet. Equipped with free Wi-Fi and Next Stop Announcements, this vehicle is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. Once prepared for service; it will be allocated to Washington Depot for use on "Red Arrows" service X1, displacing half of the single deckers currently allocated.
November 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been treated to a partial repaint into Go North East's new corporate livery. The new livery design is a a lot more eye-catching and features a two-tone base livery, with the traditional key colour of red towards the front of the bus, and non-metallic dark blue towards the back. The design sees vinyls added above the windows in a yellow 'flash' to reflect the quality... see more
November 2014 Go North East
In line with a major network review in Sunderland due to take place from 25th January 2015, the "Silver Arrows" brand name will be withdrawn, with the revised 2/2A services instead operated by "SimpliCity" branded Optare Versas. As there will be an increase in the number of Optare Versas required to operate the revised 2/2A services, "SimpliCity" service 61 will... see more
November 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's 2019 fleet livery, and has now returned to service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
November 2016 Go North East
Following the entry into service of Optare Solo SR M890/Optare 695 (YJ13 HOA) and 696 (YJ13 HOH) at Crook Depot, this vehicle has been withdrawn from service. Whilst withdrawn from passenger use, it will remain in use by Go North East as a route learning vehicle at Peterlee Depot, prior to service changes taking place from Sunday 4th December 2016. It is also subject to be reinstated for further... see more