Go North East Fleet Go North East's 6166
February 2020 Go North East Photograph by kieron mathews
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Following completion of seat re-trim (into Go North East's standard blue seat moquette), this vehicle has entered service at Chester-le-Street Depot.
January 2020 Go North East Photograph by Stealth: 5307, 5332
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This vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's 2019 fleet livery.
January 2020 Go North East
This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Saltmeadows Road, to allow preparation for service (including repaint) to be completed.
October 2019 Go North East Photograph by aptyldsley
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Due to the delay in the entry into service of the new ADL Enviro400 vehicles at Consett, and changes already being made to drivers duties and running boards based on double-deck vehicles being in service at Consett, this vehicle has temporarily entered service at Saltmeadows Road Depot (in Brighton & Hove base livery), allowing similar examples in Go North East livery to be temporarily allocated to the X30 service at Consett.
October 2019 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle, previously with Brighton & Hove as their 641, has been acquired by Go North East and re-numbered 6166. It is one of five joining the fleet to enable the withdrawal of older double-decks in the fleet, and to assist with the displacement of dual-door vehicles from Chester-le-Street's fleet, following vehicle re-allocations in September 2019 which resulted in Chester-le-Street being allocated five dual-door buses due to a requirement for higher capacity vehicles to be used on Nexus Miscellaneous Works contracts instead.
April 2007 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into a purple cream base livery, and has also received "The Drifter" branding, for services 60 (Sunderland - Seaham - Parkside) and 61 (Sunderland - Murton).
April 2019 Go North East
Ahead of upcoming service changes and consequent re-allocations, this vehicle has lost its "indiGo" branding having been repainted into Go North East's 2019 fleet livery. As a trial, part of the front end of the bus has also been repainted blue, in an attempt to carry out the new colourscheme throughout the entire bus. Prior to being repainted the bus was also fitted with USB... see more
April 2017 Go North East
With "Toon Link" service 12 being upgraded with the former "Blaydon Racers" branded Mercedes Citaro 0530N/Mercedes Citaro vehicles, now internally refurbished and repainted into a plain black base livery, this vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Stanley. Upcoming service changes in May will see the "Toon Link" brand encompass services 6, X30/X31 and... see more
April 2011 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Washington Depot.