Information uploaded on December 16th 2015 at 09:00
Stagecoach Midlands has received Scania/Enviro 400 15454 back from its sojourn on loan to Stagecoach East Scotland and it is back in service at Northampton.
Further Morecambe-allocated MAN/ALX300s taken out of service by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire are 22818/23, whilst Optare Solo 47356 is expected here from Stagecoach West Scotland.
Latest Fleet information from Stagecoach West Scotland suggests that 40630, 50308 and 54044 have returned from loan with Stagecoach East Scotland but that Enviro 300 27228 and Volvo B13B 54108 have joined the other vehicles on loan. (An updated Supplement can be download below).
Stagecoach West Scotland has put MAN/ALX300 22390 back into service at Ayr, from the Reserve Fleet. Optare Solo 47359 moves from the Reserve Fleet to Stranraer with 47760 from the Reserve Fleet to Glasgow and 47759 from Kilmarnock to Glasgow.
At Stagecoach West, Volvo B10M training vehicle 52446 has moved from Gloucester to Swindon. Reserve Fleet Volvo Olympians 16099 and 16496 are now in the Races Reserve fleet. Dart SLFs 33961/66/73/80 have been sold and are no longer part of this fleet.
Information updated on December 16th 2015 at 12:55
The other two Optare Solos due to transfer on loan from Stagecoach Manchester to Stagecoach Cumbria & South Lancashire are 47001 and 47751, which are expected to move next weekend. Other reported fleet changes from Stagecoach Manchester are Volvo B7TL 16949 reinstated to Middleton from the Reserve Fleet. Of the Tridents returned here from Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire after a period on loan there, 17202 has been allocated to Sharston whilst 17452/99 and 17500 have gone into the Reserve Fleet. Enviro 400 19086 moves from Hyde Road to Ashton whilst 19166/67 are back in service in the Magicbus fleet at Sharston. The four MAN/ALX300s received recently from Stagecoach East, 22321-24 are in the Reserve Fleet. Optare Solo 47559 moves from the Reserve Fleet to Ashton where it replaced 47618 now a Reserve vehicle. Sold to PVS are MAN/ALX300s 22234/42/43 and 22819.
Stagecoach Manchester is showing Enviro 19082 as being in service from Stockport which suggests that transfer to Stagecoach East reported by the company last month has been cancelled.
Information updated on December 16th 2015 at 15:30
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire has taken driver training MAN/ALX300 22116 out of use and it now awaits disposal, as a result recently withdrawn 22823 will now be converted for training use. Former Stagecoach Midlands Optare Solo 47011 is now allocated to West Cumbria whilst it is understood that repairs to 47005 will not now take place and although the vehicle is still regarded by the company as awaiting repairs it will almost certainly be withdrawn for disposal.