March 30th 2019 @ 14:00: Pink is the colour at Stagecoach East whilst at Stagecoach North East it's Light Blue!
Former Stagecoach West Scania/Enviro 400 15637 entered service at Cambridge on 29thMarch 2019 whilst we understand that either 15641 or 15642 is likely to receive a pink-based promotional livery for Cancer Research UK. Once done it is expected that Enviro 400 19164, which currently carries a promotional livery for Cancer Research UK, will return to fleet livery.
Stagecoach East Midlands
We hear that Skegness Seasiders ‘Teddy’ and ‘Sunny’ have come out of hibernation early and open top Tridents 17013 and 17015 have already been seen in service this year on the streets of Skegness.
Dart SLF 34436 has been sold to T. Wigley (dealer) and was collected from Banbury depot last week, whilst until the end of last week Reserve Fleet 34468 has been used on a regular basis.
Stagecoach North East
The repainting of the former Newcastle City Sightseeing open top Tridents for the new Seasider (North Shields and Whitley Bay) service is now at an advanced stage with 17239/40 and 17645 receiving a light blue base colour whilst 17643 has been painted all over white.
A further withdrawn MAN/ALX300 to be collected by Alpha Recovery for scrap is 22044, whilst the second MAN/Enviro 300 here to receive the Cummins Euro6 engine modification is 24105.