Go North East Fleet Archive Go North East's 8255
August 2016 Go North East
This vehicle has been sold for scrap to Trevor Wigley & Son Bus Ltd, Barnsley.
January 2016 Go North East
Having previously been in storage at Washington Depot, this vehicle is now being stored at Riverside Depot whilst being dismantled for spare parts.
January 2016 Go North East
Having previously been in storage at Washington Depot following withdrawal, this vehicle has now been moved to Saltmeadows Road Depot whilst awaiting disposal.
December 2015 Go North East
This vehicle has been withdrawn from service at Washington Depot.
March 2008 Go North East Photograph by Northern Bus Photos
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This vehicle has received "The Centurion" branding, with sub-branding for services 75/76 and 85/86. This brand was first introduced to Percy Main services 305, 315/316 and 325/326 using Dennis Dart MPD, Dennis Dart SPD and Dennis Lance SLF/Wright Pathfinders in standard livery with logos applied, but a re-launch of the brand coincides with service changes effective 30th March 2008. As part of these changes, which coincides with a large cash investment into new buses, service 305 (Newcastle - Hadrian Park - Wallsend) will be replaced by "Citylink" service 58 operating with brand new Mercedes Citaros and "Wallsend Links" service 40, while services 315/316 will be re-numbered 75/76 and likewise 325/526 re-numbered 85/86.
March 2008 Go North East
Ahead of upcoming service changes, this vehicle has transferred from Deptford Depot to Percy Main.
February 2008 Go North East Photograph by Peter Barclay
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Prior to new branding being launched, this vehicle has been repainted into a plain red base livery.
April 2015 Go North East
Go North East has ordered ten Wright Streetlite DF/Wright Streetlite Micro-Hybrid vehicles for the "Red Kite" 45/46 services. Prior to the new vehicles entering service and the consequent cascade of this vehicle, it has been repainted into a plain black base livery.
April 2017 Go North East
This vehicle has returned to service at Deptford Depot, where it will be allocated to "Wear Xpress" service X5 (Sunderland - Hartlepool).
April 2015 Go North East
This vehicle, which carries a white base livery, has arrived into the Go North East fleet, and is currently being prepared for service at Saltmeadows Road Depot. This vehicle, and the other three in the batch, are amongst some of the final dealer stock Volvo B9TL/Wright Eclipse Gemini 2s available, with the majority of other dealer stock Wright bodied Volvo B9TLs now having been acquired by bus... see more
April 2019 Go North East
In order to provide a higher-specification vehicle on service X30 (Stanley - Newcastle), this vehicle has transferred from Saltmeadows Road Depot to the Hownsgill Depot.