Go North East Fleet Go North East's 6911
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Following completion of all required vehicle re-allocations; this vehicle has been temporarily withdrawn from service due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and has been officially delicensed (SORN'd), enabling Go North East to obtain a tax refund.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 2020 Go North East
This vehicle has transferred from Riverside Depot to Consett.
November 2019 Go North East Photograph by kieron mathews
https://www.flickr.com/photos/142974584@N02/49358231391/
Following the arrival of East Lancs OmniDekka bodied Scania N94UDs at Chester-le-Street, this vehicle has transferred from Chester-le-Street Depot to Riverside.
September 2019 Go North East Photograph by emdjt42
https://www.flickr.com/photos/33928144@N07/48838015277/
In line with the new academic school year, this vehicle has transferred from Percy Main Depot to Chester-le-Street.
September 2018 Go North East Photograph by Stealth: 5307, 5332
https://www.flickr.com/photos/62209150@N03/43533734550/
Having previously carried Go-Ahead London's corporate livery, this vehicle has now been repainted into Go North East's corporate livery and has also been fitted with Hanover LED destination displays. This example carries the tagline "No change? | Get your bus ticket on your phone with our mobile app".
September 2018 Go North East Photograph by Tony Kuy
https://www.flickr.com/photos/60502549@N02/44929006735/
Following changes to Nexus Miscellaneous Works and scholars contracts, which has seen Go North East being awarded with over 70 of the available contracts, this vehicle has been allocated to Percy Main Depot.
July 2018 Go North East
Following the end of the Tall Ships event; this vehicle has been withdrawn from service and remains in storage, out of use. Most of the batch will be reinstated to provide transport for the Sunderland International Airshow, between Friday 27th July and Sunday 29th July 2018, for which Go North East will provide up to 45 buses for at peak times over the weekend.
July 2018 Go North East Photograph by FergiZA600
https://www.flickr.com/photos/61673445@N08/41537214510/
This vehicle has entered service within the Special Events Fleet based at Deptford Terrace, seeing allocation to the Park & Ride services in operation for the Sunderland Tall Ships 2018 event, covering sites at Deptford Terrace, Downhill, Herrington Country Park, Fulwell and Stadium of Light.
July 2018 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
https://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/41493629880/
Following preparation for service, including fitment of a new ticket machine and large "Park & Ride" vinyls covering the old rollerblind destination displays, this vehicle has now been allocated to the Special Events Fleet and is now in storage at Deptford Terrace pending the commencement of the Sunderland Tall Ships contracted services.
May 2018 Go North East Photograph by Daniel Graham
https://www.flickr.com/photos/83823112@N03/28451644468/
Previously with Go-Ahead London Central as fleet number WVL262, this vehicle has now joined the Go North East fleet. Numbered separately from other double-deck vehicles in the fleet; it is one of a batch of 34 in the process of being amalgamated into the Go North East fleet, for exclusive use over the summer on Special Events and contracts (such as the Sunderland Tall Ships Park & Ride services). Members of the batch will only be retained in the fleet beyond summer if Go North East is awarded Miscellaneous Works Nexus contracts from September 2018. The batch of 19 WVL Volvo B7TLs have been released from Go-Ahead London following the loss of services 68 and 468 from 1st April 2018 to Abellio London and Arriva London South.
June 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has received "See it, Do it, Sunderland" branding, with sub-branding for service 36 (Chester-le-Street - Castletown).
June 2007 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into a plain yellow base livery.
June 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.
June 2015 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into a plain yellow base livery. Following funding withdrawals from Newcastle City Council and Gateshead Council, the future of the "QuayLink" services (which Go North East operates under contract to Nexus) was unknown. It was announced earlier this year that Go North East has stepped in to save the "QuayLink", and, from 26th July 2015, will... see more