Go North East Fleet Go North East's 652
May 2019 Go North East
Upcoming service changes and re-allocations will see this vehicle re-allocated to service 19 at Percy Main. As such; ahead of this transfer taking place, this vehicle has been fitted with free Wi-Fi.
June 2018 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Chester-le-Street Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Percy Main.
June 2018 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Percy Main Depot to Chester-le-Street, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
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Following temporary transfer to Deptford Depot whilst Percy Main had the use of Dennis Dart SLF 5/ADL Enviro 200MMC 9096 (YX17 NXA) on demonstration trials, this vehicle has now returned to service at Percy Main.
July 2017 Go North East
With the imminent return of Dennis Dart SLF 5/ADL Enviro 200MMC 9096 (YX17 NXA) to Alexander Dennis following a demonstration period at Percy Main; this vehicle has returned to Deptford Depot following temporary loan to Peterlee Depot, where it will be prepared for return transfer back to Percy Main.
June 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Peterlee, on temporary loan, to alleviate vehicle shortages.
June 2017 Go North East Photograph by sambuses
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Following the entry into service of demonstrator Dennis Dart SLF 5/ADL Enviro 200MMC 9096 (YX17 NXA) at Percy Main on the "indiGo" group of services, this vehicle has temporarily transferred from Percy Main Depot to Deptford. It will remain at Deptford until 9096 (YX17 NXA) is returned to ADL, providing an additional minibus at Deptford to cover for the recently withdrawn MPDs.
May 2017 Go North East
Following recent service changes which saw this vehicle cascade from Stanley Depot to Percy Main, this vehicle has had its Next Stop Announcement equipment removed. The equipment is planned to be better utilised on other vehicles in the fleet, and will be re-fitted in the coming weeks.
March 2017 Go North East Photograph by Dynamo: 5307, 5332
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Having previously carried "Venture" branding, this vehicle has been repainted into Go North East's new corporate livery. This example carries the tagline "Recharge your batteries | Many of our buses have power sockets on board"
March 2017 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
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Following the entry into service of former Go Cornwall Bus Optare Solo M920/Optare 711 (WK59 CWW) and 712 (WK59 CWX) at Stanley Depot; this vehicle has transferred to Percy Main, where it will be allocated to the newly gained Nexus contracts for services W1/W1A and 333.
February 2015 Go North East
All of Consett's operations have transferred to Stanley Depot, which has resulted in the transfer of this vehicle from Consett Depot to Stanley. There have been no changes to any of the "Venture" branded services as a result of the closure of Consett Depot.
December 2013 Go North East Photograph by Adam Nicholson
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This vehicle has entered service at Consett Depot, on the ?Venture? group of minibus services. On evenings and Sundays, they will additionally be allocated to service 15 (Consett - Durham), interworking with the V1 service.
November 2013 Go North East
Ahead of its entry into service, this vehicle has received ?Venture? branding. Venture Transport was the largest independent bus operator in North East England. It operated services in the Derwent Valley between Consett and Newcastle upon Tyne. It was founded after World War I, and, on 1 May 1970, it was sold to the Northern General Transport Company with 86 buses. Shortly after deregulation, Go-Ahead Northern resurrected the Venture name for services operating from the former Venture depot in High Spen. Go North East has now introduced the brand identity again to promote its local services in the Consett area. The tagline of the brand identity is ?every venture takes you further? - promoting the various onward connections the local Venture services offer in key hubs such as Stanley and Consett.
November 2013 Go North East
This vehicle, which carries a yellow base livery with a red cant rail, has arrived into the Go North East fleet. It is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. Representing an investment of approximately £1,400,000, Go North East has ordered a batch of twelve Euro 5 Optare Solo SR M890/Optare minibuses to be launched on the Consett ?Venture? minibus network of services at Consett Depot. These brand new buses feature Esteban Civic V3 seating and ?Next Stop? audio-visual announcements.
October 2015 Go North East
This vehicle has received modifications at Thornton Brothers, Ashington, and as such is now DDA-compliant. This means that this vehicle does not need to be withdrawn from service prior to 1 January 2016 (like all other non-DDA compliant single deckers).
October 2012 Go North East
This vehicle has entered service at Chester-le-Street Depot on "Angel" service 21 (Newcastle - Chester-le-Street - Durham).
October 2012 Go North East
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.
October 2018 Go North East
Following temporary loan to Crook Depot, this vehicle has now returned to service at Chester-le-Street.