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June 2020 Go North East Photograph by Lee Calder
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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 Percy Main.
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Following completion of all required vehicle re-allocations; this vehicle has been temporarily withdrawn from service due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and has been officially delicensed (SORN'd), enabling Go North East to obtain a tax refund.
January 2018 Go North East Photograph by Snakebite90
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Following the application of "Coaster" branding; this vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Percy Main, seeing primary allocation to "Coaster" services 1/1A (Whitley Bay - Wallsend - Newcastle - Gateshead).
January 2018 Go North East Photograph by Snakebite90
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Following repaint; this vehicle has received "Coaster" branding, with sub-branding for services 1/1A (Whitley Bay - Wallsend - Newcastle - Gateshead). The branding features the tagline "ELECTRIC HYBRID", showing a leaf with an electric bolt within it, promoting Go North East's commitment to providing more environmentally-friendly buses in the region.
January 2018 Go North East
Following the entry into service of new double-deck vehicles on "Angel" service 21, representing a £4.3 million investment, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain light blue base livery. It is planned for this vehicles, and the others in its batch, to be branded for the "Coaster" services and transfer to Percy Main to operate services 1/1A (Whitley Bay - Wallsend - Newcastle - Gateshead).
January 2018 Go North East
Following the launch of the Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B5LHs on "Coaster" services 1/1A; this vehicle has been temporarily withdrawn from service at Percy Main Depot, to allow for repaint and re-branding at Saltmeadows Road Depot.
December 2017 Go North East
To allow for a period of driver familiarisation on the Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B5LH vehicle type at Percy Main; this vehicle, which presently retains "Angel" branding, has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Percy Main.
October 2012 Go North East Photograph by Stuart
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This vehicle has entered service at Chester-le-Street Depot on "Angel" service 21 (Newcastle - Chester-le-Street - Durham).
October 2012 Go North East
Ahead of its entry into service, this vehicle has gained "angel" branding, with sub-branding for service 21 (Newcastle - Chester-le-Street - Durham).
September 2012 Go North East Photograph by Northern Bus Photos
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This vehicle, which carries a striking two-tone yellow and green base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet. It features Wi-Fi and Next Stop Announcement screens, and is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. Once prepared for service, it is expected that the vehicle will transfer to Chester-le-Street Depot.
August 2019 Go North East
Ahead of the new academic school year, this vehicle has transferred from Saltmeadows Road Depot to Riverside.
August 2020 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred to Brighton & Hove, on temporary loan, due to their requirement for coaches, to be used on scholars services and rail replacement. It has received fleet number 520 at Brighton & Hove.
August 2020 Go North East
Following the entry into service of new vehicles at Consett Depot, this vehicle has transferred from Consett Depot to Riverside. At Riverside, this vehicle will be temporarily allocated to "Crusader" services 26/27, to aid social distancing requirements. Once the former "Red Arrows" branded Volvo B9TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 vehicles are displaced from service X1 and return... see more
August 2015 Go North East
Prior to entering service, this vehicle has received "indiGo" branding for the local network of services operating out of Peterlee Depot.