News reaches us that the former Norfolk Green Versa transferred to Stagecoach West (25269) has already eneterd the paintshop at Gloucester for repaint into corporate livery. Norfolk Green has also sent Dart SLF 33382 on loan to Stagecoach South.
Stagecoach South now has two Dart SLFs on loan. 33319 from Stagecoach South East and 33382 from Norfolk Green are allocated to Farnham. Scania/Enviro 400s 15989-93 have ben transferred from Portsmouth to Worthing, whilst Optare Versas 25246-49 have ben taken out of service at Farnham. Other transfers over the last month have been Optare Solos 47539-41 from Farnham to Aldershot, Dart SLFs 34414/16 from Worthing to Farnham and similar 33306 from the Reserve Fleet to Farnham. Sold are Volvo Olympian 16747 to Wigley, Dart SLFs 33077 and 34109 to Hardwick and Dart SLFs 33325/26 to Stephensons of Essex.
Stagecoach Yorkshire has received Trident 17790 from Stagecoach London and a sold MAN/East Lancs Kinetic 22512 from Stagecoach East Scotland. Three MAN/ALX300s have been put back into service, 22126 and 22930 at Barnsley and 22203 at Rawmarsh, whilst former London Dart SLF 34365 is now allocated to Barnsley after single door conversion. Dart SLFs 33228/31 have been sold.
Former Norfolk Green Optare Solo 47884 has been painted in corporate livery and has had an internal refurbishment by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire. It is part of the Reserve Fleet at Barrow. Further MAN/ALX300s taken out of service here are 22721, 22816/21. Dart SLF 34079 has been sold. Previously unreported is the transfer of Dart SLFs 34705-07 from West Cumbria to Morecambe.