Information uploaded on April 8th 2016 at 09:15
The only fleet change in the last month at Stagecoach North East is the movement of Reserve Fleet MAN/ALX300 22014 from Walkergate to Stockton. Further Walkergate Enviro 400s to be fitted with WiFi are 19379-89 and 19430-35/37.
Stagecoach East Scotland has received Tridents 17702/03/05/06/07 from Stagecoach South West. They are all in the Reserve fleet with 17702/07 at Aberhill and 17703/05/06 at Rennies. Optare Solo 47051 is transferred to the Reserve Fleet from St Andrews whilst Volvo B12B 53108 has been received from Stagecoach North Scotland and is in the Reserve Fleet having been exchanged for 54047. Mercedes Vito 60014 has been scrapped and Mercedes Vario 42238 is nor for disposal. Volvo B10M 52420 has now left the fleet.
Information updated on April 8th 2016 at 11:15
News from Stagecoach South West is the cascade of Tridents 17289/90 to Stagecoach Highlands, although the expected cascade of 17708 to Stagecoach East Scotland appears to have been cancelled as it is now part of the Reserve Fleet. Trident 17053 is withdrawn from service at Chard and is now for disposal, being replaced at Chard with 17734 from Barnstaple, whilst open top Trident 17701 is back in service for the Summer season at Exmouth. 18062/63 have moved from Exmouth to Exeter being replaced with 17735/36 from Barnstaple whilst 18065/66 have also moved to Exeter (from Barnstaple). Replacements at Barnstaple are Enviro 400s 19065/93/94/95 from Exeter. Reserve Fleet darts 33865 and 34406 are back in use at Plymouth with 34729 at Barnstaple. Moving to the Reserve Fleet are Dart SLF 34612 from Plymouth and Optare Solos 47095 and 47597 from Barnstaple.