Information uploaded on March 8th 2016 at 10:45
There have been a large number of fleet changes at Stagecoach Manchester, some of which we have already reported. The two Volvo SB120/Plaxton Centros 26130/31 have returned to service at Middleton. Enviro 400s transferred to Ashton are 19080/91/98, 19130, 19265/66/67/68/72/809/82. Shartston has received 19177/80/81/82/87/92, 19220/83/86. Enviro 400s 19178/79/85/86/89/91 and 19228 he Reserve Fleet pending repaints into Magicbus livery. Optare Solo 47002 is now at Wigan and Tridents 17634/58 are in the Reserve Fleet. Dart SLFs 33866/67/68/69/72 and MAN/ALX300s 22224/26/44 have been sold whilst Scania N94s 28506/07 are now awaiting disposal.
Information updated on March 8th 2016 at 11:25
Just in from Stagecoach East Midlands is the repainting of coach 53033 into Rail Replacement livery. It is also confirmed that Scania/Enviro 400 15653 will be the recipient of the yellow-based Marie Curie Daffodil Appeal livery.
Information updated on March 8th 2016 at 12:0
Fleet changes reported by Stagecoach West Scotland have seen MAN/Enviro 300s 22522 move from Reserve to Ardrossan, 22585 from Kilmarnock to Reserve, 22860 from Ayr to Kilmarnock and 22864/65/66 from Kilmarnock to Ayr. Optare Solo 47356 has gone into the Reserve Fleet from Ardrossan.Van Hool coaches 50207 and 50212 are now at Glasgow (from Kilmarnock/Ayr) being replaced with Volvo B7Rs 53298 (at Kilmarnock) and 53299 (at Ayr) which have transferred from Glasgow. Currently out of use at Glasgow for maintenance is Mercedes 709D Staff Shuttle 40098.