Information posted on February 7th 2018 at 11:00
✤Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
The transfer of Trident 18359 from Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire finally took place yesterday. It is due to join the fleet at Morecambe.
Transferred here from Stagecoach Bluebird and all allocated to Inverness are Enviro 300s 27797/98/99 and 27805, Enviro 200 36048 and Volvo B11R 54834. Trident 18146 has transferred from Inverness to Stagecoach Bluebird whilst Inverness-allocated Tridents 18111/45 have been stood down from the main fleet and transferred to the Seasonal Reserve fleet.
Optare Solo SR 47811 and Volvo B12B 53103 have transferred from Aviemore to Fort William with Volvo B7R 53284 re-allocated from Fort William to Aviemore. Volvo B12B 53104 is reported as transferred from Tain to Inverness with Volvo B7R 53281 now in the Reserve Fleet at Inverness and 53307 in the Reserve Fleet at Thurso.
Volvo B10M coaches 52525 and 52539 have been sold.
✤Stagecoach South East
We understand that although shown by the company as in the main fleet at Eastbourne, TransBus Enviro 300 27517 is not currently in use, however we have received reports of 27520/22/23 being used in service pending their withdrawal for conversion to training buses.
Information posted on February 7th 2018 at 18:15
With thanks, as always, to Ross Newman we are able to provide details of activity at the Purfleet dealership during January 2018
From Tower Transit: Enviro 200’s YX12 AKP/AKU/AKV, YX61FZC/FZE/FZG/FZH, YX10BGY/BGV
From RATP Yellow Buses: Tridents X201/202/203UMS; Darts SN55DVK/DVL; Enviro 200 OU08AYF
From Metroline: Volvo B9TL’s BF60UUK/UUG; Volvo B7TL’s LK04CRF/CVW
From Go-Ahead London: Scania YM55SXC; Darts PO56JFA, SN51UAX/UAY, AE56OUP/OUS, LX07BYK/BYL/BYN/BYT; MAN AE09DHV; Volvo B7TLs PJ02RFF/RDU/RDV
From Stagecoach South: Volvo B9TL’s MX07BUW/BVF
From Metrobus: Scania’s YN53USG, YN53RYT, YN53RYY, YN53RYX
From Eifon Coaches: ENVIRO 200 CX65BUF
From Express Motors: Solo CX10AUP
From Go-Ahead South Coast: DAFSB3000’s T216/218REL.
Darts AE56OUP/OUS : Galleon Travel, Roydon, Essex.
Darts LX07BYK/BYL/BYN/BYT: Swallow Coaches, Rainham, Essex.
Volvo B7TL’s PJ52LWR/LWL, PJ02RFF/RDU/RDV/PYY, LJ03MFA; Trident X201UMS; Darts EU53PYL/PYA, SN03YBB; Scania YM55SXC: Shelton Motors for scrap.
DAF DB250 LJ04LGN: Presidential Travel, Bootle.
Volvo B7TL Y414CFX: Dews Coaches, Somersham, Cambs.
Volvo B7TL’s LJ03MHA/MRY/MSX/MPY: Cali and Sons Coaches, London, NW10.
MAN YX58DXB: PCL Travel, Prudhoe.
Volvo B7TL LK04CRF: Bear Buses, Feltham, Middx.
Enviro 200’s YX09FLM/FKW, LJ56VSP/VSU: D and G Buses , Stoke-on-Trent.
Volvo B7TL’s LJ03MDU/MBF/MRX; DAFSB3000’s T216/218REL: AH Commercials, Peterborough.
Dart PO56JFA: Avondale, Clydebank.
Enviro 200’s YX12AKN/AEW/AEY/AEO/AEP/AKV: RATP Yellow Buses, Bournemouth.
Volvo B9TL’s BG61SXL/SXM/SXP: Selwyns Travel, Runcorn.
Versa YJ62FSE: Vision Bus, Bolton.
Tridents X202/203UMS: Cotswold Green, Nailsworth, Gloucs.
Dart AE56OUH: Faresaver, Chippenham, Wilts.
Solo CX10AUP: Rotala plc.
Volvo B7TL LG52DAA, LJ03MSV; MAN YX58DXD: Mike Lawrenson, Preston.
Enviro 200’s YX61FZC/FZH/FZG/FZE, YX10BGV/BGY: Red Rose, Aylesbury.
Volvo B7TL LK04CVW; Dart SN51UAX: Hardwicks, Barnsley.
Scania’s YN53RYT/RYY: Renown, Bexhill.
Volvo B9TL BF60UUE: City Sights, London.
Volvo B7TL LF52UPC: Waggon Wheels Dining Bus, Amersham.
Volvo B7L’s SA52DVV/DVW/DVZ: TM Travel, Sheffield.
Enviro 200 CX65BUF into fleet as 601.
Enviro 200 651 withdrawn.