July 25th 2019 @ 09:45: Stagecoach South East allocated former Stagecoach London Scania Omnicitys and Hop222 branding for Stagecoach South West open top Trident
Stagecoach UK Bus
Stagecoach South West
Open Top Trident 17701 has received branding for route 222 Teignmouth to Dawlish Warren, whilst recently repainted and in use at Exeter is Reserve Fleet Optare Solo 47100. Recent transfers reported include Optare Solos 47084 to Exeter, 47101 to Plymouth along with Scania/Enviro 400s 15893 from Torquay to Exeter in exchange for 15901.
Currently undergoing body repairs and expected to receive a full repaint is Optare Solo 47099.
Stagecoach South East
This fleet is the latest to be allocated Scania OmniCitys being cascaded out of London with 15049 and 15056 being due for transfer. It is understood that more may follow.
Another two Reserve Fleet Dart SLFs to leave this fleet and be transferred to Stagecoach West are 34815 and 34816.
There are reports that ADL Enviro 200MMC 37401 is due to receive traditional Midland Red livery as part off celebrations to mark 100 years of Banbury garage.
The company reports that Trident 17861 is another of the type to be transferred to Stagecoach Manchester, presumably for charity donation.
Sold are Trident 17368 to South East Bus Sales; Tridents 17426, 17989, 18205/68/72 and 18454/55/72/88 to Lister PSV and Scania OmniCitys 15018/20/53/64/65 and 15121 to Ensign Bus.
Out of service here and pending reallocation are New Bus for London LT271/72 and LT462 (61271/72, 61462).