Information posted on January 12th 2019 at 14:40
Reserve Fleet Tridents 17728/29 are now in the main fleet at Stroud whilst Gold-spec MAN/Enviro 300 22753 is transferred from the main fleet at Stroud to the Reserve Fleet.
Now withdrawn and for disposal here are Reserve Fleet MAN/Enviro 300s 22620 and 22621 whilst Volvo B10M training bus 20940 is now based at Gloucester.
✤Stagecoach West Scotland
On loan to Stagecoach North Scotland are ADL Enviro 400 19552 and Van Hool Astromegas 50233 and 50241.
Reserve Fleet MAN/Enviro 300s 22523/24/25/26/28/31/34/90 are all now delicenced.
✤Stagecoach South West
Reserve Fleet Optare Solo 47086 is now allocated to Plymouth whilst 47107 from the Reserve Fleet is now for disposal.
✤Stagecoach North East
Training bus MAN/ALX300 22026 has returned to the operational fleet at Stockton with MAN/East Lancs 22514 now in use as a route learning vehicle at Stockton. Volvo B10M training bus 20551 is now for disposal whilst MAN/ALX300 22072 is now in use with the training school at Slatyford. Similar 22443 has transferred from Walkergate to Slatyford and 22444 is now in the Reserve Fleet at Walkergate after a short period on loan to Stockton. Also now in the Reserve Fleet is MAN/Enviro 300 24115.
Further MAN/Enviro 300s sold to Alpha Recovery are 22036 and 22039, which were collected earlier this week.
✤Stagecoach East Scotland
Enviro 300 27599 is currently out of use at Arbroath for refurbishment whilst the company reports that Trident 18079 is at Dunfermline replacing Enviro 400 19665 which is undergoing repairs.
Van Hool Sleeper 50308 has returned to the Rennies fleet following repair whilst Volvo B12Bs 54064 and 54069 are on loan to Stagecoach Highlands.
Enviro 200s 36556/57/59/61/62/65-69 have all been earmarked for conversion to training vehicles. Trident 18214 has been donated to a local school whilst 18206 and 18269 have been scrapped. 17997 and 18460 are recorded by the company as having transferred to Stagecoach Scotland.
The company is no longer recording Trident 17001 (TA1) and Routemaster RML2760 as being on loan to the London Bus Museum.
Former Stagecoach South West Scania/Enviro 400 15667 has now entered service here and is allocated to Northampton. Optare Solos back in service following repairs are 47418 at Kettering and 47518 at Northampton. Dart SLF 35223 is also back in use at Kettering with 35224 now undergoing repairs. Also out of service at Kettering for repairs are Optare Solo 47407 and Trident 18150.
The company reports that Dart SLF 34626 is a further example of the type here to be converted for driver training use whilst Optare Solo 47340 is reported as being scrapped.
✤Stagecoach North Scotland
Vehicles from the D&E fleet are now here, with an increase in the allocation at Inverness from 49 to 84. Other fleet changes have seen Volvo B12B 53104 and Volvo B7R 53281 allocated to Aviemore with Volvo B7Rs 53265 and 53270 at Inverness along with Enviro 300s 27536 and 27537.
Optare Solo 47490 transferred here from Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire is allocated to Aberdeen.
Trident 18446 has transferred from Stonehaven to Inverness with Enviro 400s 19558 also at Inverness after completion of repairs and 19375 transferred from Insch. Also at Inverness are Mercedes-Benz Sprinters 44025/26/27.
Enviro 300 27106 has transferred from Elgin to Aberdeen with 11.8m Enviro 200MMC 26130 moving from Inverness to Elgin. Enviro 400MMC 10525 has transferred from Aberdeen to Inverness with Enviro 300 27917 moving the other way. Trident 18061 from the Summer Reserve Fleet is now allocated to Inverness.
Reserve Fleet Volvo B11Rs 54205 and 54206, along with Optare Solo SR 47811 have been allocated to Thurso.