Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 6039
September 2018 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold for scrap to Trevor Wigley & Son Bus Ltd, Barnsley.
January 2018 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
https://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/39975380492/
Following the entry into service of new vehicles on "Angel" service 21, it is planned for both Volvo B7TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini 3962 (JCN 822) and 3965 (574 CPT) to be repainted into Go North East's corporate livery and remain at Chester-le-Street and be allocated to the two double-deck boards on services 13/14/X25, to provide a higher quality vehicle on these services following the upgrade of the single-deck boards to higher-quality Scania L94UB/Wright Solar vehicles late last year. As such, this vehicle has consequently been withdrawn from service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
November 2017 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Crook Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
November 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Crook, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
October 2017 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Crook Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Chester-le-Street.
October 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Crook, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
September 2017 Go North East
Following the end of the two-phase Major Line Closure taking place between Monday 31st July and Saturday 2nd September 2017 to allow for work at Northumberland Park station and track and bridge renewal work which forms part of the £350m Metro: all change modernisation programme, this vehicle has returned to service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
July 2017 Go North East
As scholars service 28S does not operate during the school holidays, a single-deck vehicle has been released from this board to be allocated to the double-deck board that this vehicle would ordinarily be allocated to. As such; this vehicle has been released for cascade over the summer, and it has temporarily transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Riverside, to operate Metro Replacement service 900. A two-phase Major Line Closure will take place between Monday 31st July and Saturday 2nd September 2017 to allow for work at Northumberland Park station and track and bridge renewal work which forms part of the £350m Metro: all change modernisation programme.
February 2017 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Crook Depot, this vehicle has returned to service at Chester-le-Street.
February 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Crook, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
January 2017 Go North East Photograph by dbp dearingbuspix
https://www.flickr.com/photos/99395428@N03/31870414564/
Following temporary loan to Crook Depot, this vehicle has returned to service at Chester-le-Street.
January 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Crook, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
December 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Crook, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
November 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Crook, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
March 2016 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Stanley Depot, this vehicle has returned to service at Chester-le-Street.
February 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Stanley, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
September 2015 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery.
August 2015 Go North East Photograph by Matthew Jimmison
https://www.flickr.com/photos/127079988@N02/20468734083/
This vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Chester-le-Street.
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.
January 2018 Go North East
This vehicle was one of two new to Courtney Buses of Finchampstead in September 2014 for the 126 - 129 group of services, operating between Reading, Twyford and Wokingham. Thought to be returned to Optare in April 2015 owing to ongoing reliability issues, the pair have been used by Optare as demonstration/loan vehicles since. This example is thought not to have seen use since 2015, whereas sister... see more
January 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Stanley Depot on "Durham Diamond" services 16/16A.
January 2018 Go North East
From 28th January 2018, Go North East are making changes to a number of services to improve reliability and to allow new travel opportunities. As part of these service changes; the section of the route on service 9 between Jarrow and North Shields will be replaced by service 5, and, from Jarrow, service 9 will now run to Lukes Lane Estate, via Argyle Street, Lyon Street, Hebburn Town Centre,... see more
January 2017 Go North East
As part of a reduction in the amount of vehicles in the Driver Training fleet, this vehicle has been withdrawn from service in Riverside Depot's Driver Training fleet.