Go North East Fleet Go North East's 6171
June 2020 Go North East Photograph by aptyldsley
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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Following completion of all required vehicle re-allocations; this vehicle has been temporarily withdrawn from service due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and has been officially delicensed (SORN'd), enabling Go North East to obtain a tax refund.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 2019 Go North East Photograph by Gobbiner
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Following temporary loan to Crook Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Chester-le-Street.
January 2019 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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This vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Crook, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
December 2018 Go North East Photograph by jack sparrow bus and train photography
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This vehicle has entered service at Chester-le-Street Depot. Due to its longer length and higher seating capacity; this vehicle should see primary allocation to Park View Scholars services, which have seen some overcrowding issues since the start of this academic school year.
November 2018 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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Prior to entering service, this vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery. This example carries the tagline "Recharge your batteries | Many of our buses have power sockets on board".
November 2018 Go North East
Prior to entering service, this vehicle has had its seats re-trimmed into Go North East's standard seat moquette.
October 2018 Go North East Photograph by Stealth: 5307, 5332
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Previously with Brighton & Hove as fleet number 910, this vehicle has now joined the Go North East fleet. Scania N94UD/East Lancs OmniDekka 6167 (YN56 FFG) and 6171 (YN56 FFL) are the fourth and fifth of this batch to be acquired by Go North East, with all 18 expected to amalgamate north by mid-2019 as Brighton & Hove acquire further new vehicles. This batch are thought to be being disposed of by Brighton & Hove due to their increased length (11.9m) compared to a standard Scania OmniDekka (10.6m). Prior to entering service; it is expected to be fully repainted into Go North East's corporate livery, and have its seats re-trimmed into Go North East's standard blue seat moquette.
July 2018 Go North East
Following the entry into service of three recently-acquired Scania N94UD/East Lancs OmniDekka vehicles which are of an increased length (11.9m) compared to a standard Scania OmniDekka (10.6m), this vehicle has transferred from Stanley Depot to Riverside. It is one of three to transfer to Riverside to operate Nexus Miscellaneous Works contracts, in turn displacing three of the dual-door Volvo B7TLs... see more
July 2018 Go North East
This vehicle has been reinstated within the Special Events Fleet to provide transport for the annual Sunderland International Airshow event. The Sunderland Airshow, held from Friday 27th to Sunday 29th July 2018 across the city’s seafront, celebrates its 30th anniversary and includes colourful displays from the Red Arrows, the Typhoons and Spitfires. Go North East are contracted to provide... see more
July 2016 Go North East
Originally added to commemorate the company's centenary year in 2013, this vehicle has had its 'Northern' fleet names stripped ahead of the introduction of a new company corporate livery.
July 2019 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Riverside Depot, seeing use on a private scholars contract, in order to release Scania N94UD/East Lancs OmniDekka 6126, 6127 and 6129 to Deptford, for use on a month-long Metro Replacement contract.