Information uploaded on April 15th 2016 at 15:00
East Yorkshire Motor Services…
Sold are Dart SLFs 477 and 487 along with Volvo B10M/Alexander PS training bus 9910.
Stagecoach East Midlands…
The company has confirmed that Trident 17362 (now at Hull from Stagecoach London) and Optare Solo (due at Scunthorpe from Stagecoach Midlands) are for component recovery only. Also here from Stagecoach Midlands are former Megabus Volvo B12Bs 54051/52/55 which have been allocated to the Rail Replacement Unit at Lincoln displacing Volvo B7Rs 53210/13/16 which will now be converted to driver training vehicles. The plan to convert MAN/ALX300s 22110/88 to training vehicles has now been cancelled and both vehicles are for disposal. Tridents 17649 and 18283 have now been sold.
Trade Press reports have confirmed that a dedicated driver training school is being established at Rawmarsh, where all driver training vehicles will be based.