Posted by: SB Websites | May 3, 2010

03/05/10 News Update

Arriva North East

Two further VDL Pulsars have delivered for Stockton which are 1453 NK10 CFX and 1454 NK10 CFY. Wright Cadets / DAF SB120s have been fully refurbished with the new floor, seating, livery and Hanover LED Displays. These are thought to be 1906 W308 PPT, 1910 W313 PPT and 1914 W319 PPT. VDL SB200 / Plaxton Centros have been moved with 02 YJ58 FFB and painted white 04 YJ58 FFC have been moved to Durham and 03 YJ58 FFG has been moved to Ashington.

Mini Pointer Dart 1715 V715 DNL is now at Blyth and now Optare Metrorider 2716 R716 MHN has moved to Jubilee depot. Dennis Dart / Plaxton 1686 J220 HGY has moved to Durham, along with MPDs 1709 V709 DNL, 1710 V710 DNL, 1711 V711 DNL, 1712 V712 DNL and 1713 V713 DNL. VDL Pulsar 1438 NK10 CEX has been loaned to Stockton from Redcar. Also it is blieved that Durham has been loaned 2 VDL Pulsars which are 1448 NK10 CFN and 1449 NK10 CFO from Stockton.


Go North East

Dennis Trident / East Lancs 3808 V303 EBR, 3804 V304 EBR,  3871 W181 SCU and 3872 W182 SCU have all gained Sir Bobby Robson Foundation Livery for new service X25 and DAF SB120 / Wright Cadet 8255 NK04 FOU has been painted in Crusader maroon. Movements include MPDs 518 NK51 MJY, 519 NK51 MJK and 520 NK51 MJC have been moved to Deptford, 534 NA52 AWW has been moved to Washington, 563 NK53 TLN, 571 NK53 TMV, 572 NK53 TMX, 573 NK53 TMY 574 NK53 TMZ are now at Gateshead so 556 NK53 TKU, 557 NK53 TKV, 558 NK53 TKX, 559 NK53 TKY, 560 NK53 TKZ have moved to Hexham which are to replace ex Arriva 620 V729 DNL, 621 V730 DNL, 622 V731 DNL, 623 V732 DNL and 624 V749 ECU which are going for refurbishment.

Tees Valley Stagecarrige

They have now acquired ex Go North East Leyland Olympian / Northern Counties K108 YVN.

Tees Valley Coach Travel

They have acquired Leyland Olympian / Northern Counties K576RRH and Volvo B6 / Northern Counties L261AKH.

Weardale Motor Services

Weardale have acquired the Cathedral Bus operations from John Bell Travel.








Scarlet Band

Optare Solos YJ55YGG, NK55FFR, YJ55YGL and NX55FFS have been painted in Scarlet Band’s new standard red and cream livery.


Procters have acquired Iveco/Irisbus minibus NX10CLA.


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