Go North East Fleet Go North East's 6121
April 2016 Go North East
With the operation of "Red Kite" service 47 transferring to Stanley Depot as part of service changes effective Sunday 17th April 2016, this vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Stanley. This vehicle was originally VOR for annual PSV test, so was unable to transfer in time for the service changes.
May 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
https://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/18341429199/
This vehicle has entered service at Riverside Depot on "Red Kite" service 47 (Newcastle - Blackhall Mill).
May 2015 Go North East
Ahead of its entry into service, this vehicle has received "Red Kite" branding, with sub-branding for service 47 (Newcastle - Blackhall Mill). As part of the company's 2014/15 financial year, Go North East has invested in 10 brand new Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Micro-Hybrid vehicles to upgrade "Red Kite" services 45/46. "Toon Link" service 47 will be allocated the recently acquired batch of dealer-stock Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B9TLs, fleet numbers 6118 to 6121, and it will be re-branded as "Red Kite" to promote the combined frequency operating on the shared corridor between Newcastle and Rowlands Gill.
April 2015 Go North East Photograph by NorthEast England Bus Photos
https://www.flickr.com/photos/131920082@N07/17289963712/
Ahead of its entry into service, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain red base livery.
April 2015 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
https://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/17174096726/
This vehicle, which carries a white base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet, and is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. This vehicle, and the other three in the batch, are amongst some of the final dealer stock Volvo B9TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2s available, with the majority of other dealer stock Wright bodied Volvo B9TLs now having been acquired by bus operators up and down the United Kingdom.
September 2008 Go North East
This vehicle has received "Yellow Bus" branding.
September 2012 Go North East
As a temporary measure, this vehicle has been reinstated at Deptford Depot, though presently retains "Red Arrows" branding.
September 2012 Go North East
Ahead of service changes taking place on 11th November 2012, which will see the frequency of "Silver Arrows" services 2A/2C to be increased to provide a bus on each route every 20 minutes (providing a combined 10-minute frequency between Sunderland City Centre, Chester Road and Penshaw), this vehicle has undergone repaint into a plain silver base livery. The bodywork panels had been... see more
September 2016 Go North East
Due to changes associated with Nexus miscellaneous works contracts, Go North East has lost the contract to operate scholars service 151 (St. Teresas RC Primary School - Benton Front Street), 158 (Great Park - Gosforth East Middle School) and workers service 792 (Blackhall Mill - Tyneview Park DSS Longbenton). As such; this vehicle has been release for cascade from Riverside Depot to Washington,... see more