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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Following completion of all required vehicle re-allocations; this vehicle has been temporarily withdrawn from service due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and has been officially delicensed (SORN'd), enabling Go North East to obtain a tax refund.
May 2019 Go North East Photograph by Laurie Mulrine
This vehicle has transferred from the Special Events Fleet to the Driver Training Fleet based at Riverside, although remains available for Private Hire functions on weekends, and when not required by Driver Training.
May 2019 Go North East Photograph by aptyldsley
The Tyne & Wear Metro service is suspended between St. James and Wallsend for essential repairs on overhead lines. In order to operate Metro Replacement service 900 in the affected areas, this vehicle has been reinstated in the fleet and has been allocated to the Special Events Fleet based at Riverside. It is also intended for this vehicle to be allocated to the EPCR Newcastle Finals contract on May 11 2019.
February 2019 Go North East
Following the entry into service of new vehicles within the Coaching Unit at Chester-le-Street Depot, this vehicle has been withdrawn from service.
November 2014 Go North East
A number of older branded double deckers have gained private cherished registration plates; including all four of the "DFDS Seaways" branded vehicles, "Red Arrows" branded 3943, and "Angel" branded 3962/65. "Angel" branded Volvo B7TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini 3965 has gained this vehicle's private cherished registration plate of 574CPT, leading to the consequent re-registration of this vehicle to FJ61GZD.
May 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has returned to service at Riverside Depot, where it will see allocation to "Citylink" service 57 (Wardley - Hadrian Park).
May 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has received "Citylink" branding, with sub-branding for service 57. The livery design has been slightly revised in line with the new features being available on the bus, and the cant rail has been revised to show the standardised design, with the text showing the words "Buses run early til late • Into the heart of the city up to every 20 minutes".
May 2017 Go North East
Having previously carried "SimpliCity" branding, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain blue base livery. From Saturday 3rd June 2017, the operation of "See it, Do it, Sunderland" service 36 will transfer from Deptford Depot to Chester-le-Street. As Chester-le-Street do not have any Mercedes Citaros at the moment; service 36 will instead be allocated Optare Versas in a... see more
May 2009 Go North East
This vehicle has been repainted into a plain yellow base livery and has transferred from Ashington Depot to Winlaton.