Information posted on March 8th 2018 at 11:25
A surprising repaint here is former Norfolk Green East Lancs-bodied Trident 18278, which now joins sister 18280 in corporate livery.
✤Stagecoach South East
Reserve Fleet Trident 17585 is now at Ashford and is understood to have been re-instated to the main fleet.
Reports received suggest that Tridents 18468 and 18477 are being converted to open top. Further information and details of intended use would be appreciated.
Information posted on March 8th 2018 at 11:40
✤Stagecoach South West
Reserve Fleet Dart SLF 34607 has been allocated to Torquay as a replacement for accident damaged 34684, which is now for disposal. 34865 has transferred from Exeter to Torquay in exchange for 35265 whilst Plymouth-allocated 34689 and 34725/29 are all now in the Reserve Fleet. Also now in the Reserve Fleet from Plymouth is Optare Solo 47091.
Transferred here from Stagecoach North East and allocated to Plymouth is Volvo B12B 54045.
Information posted on March 8th 2018 at 14:35
We understand that Dart SLF 34527 has been sold and is no longer part of the fleet. At Chichester Dart SLF 35120 is now in the Reserve Fleet whilst both 34454 and 34516 have recently been observed operating in service from Chichester.
Scania/Enviro 400 15585 has transferred from Worthing to Portsmouth in exchange for 15601.
We now have further information on the open top conversion to Tridents 18468/77. East London Bus & Coach, which trades as Stagecoach London has applied for a TfL tourist service permit under the megasightseeing.com name. Services would operate hourly from Tower Hill, Park Lane and Belvedere Road. Expect further Tridents here to become open top.
Scania/Enviro 400s 15644/45/46, received recently from Stagecoach West Scotland, are now allocated to Chesterfield. From Chesterfield Scania/East Lancs 15413 has been delicenced. Trident 18125 transferred to the Reserve Fleet. Also transferred from the main fleet to the Reserve Fleet at Chesterfield are Enviro 400s 19512/13 which are currently on loan from Chesterfield to Holbrook.
MAN/ALX300 22440 is now delicenced whilst 22434 has transferred from Rawmarsh to the Reserve Fleet following completion of repairs on Dart SLF 35228. Reserve Fleet MAN/ALX300 22431 and Dart SLF 34722 are now in the main fleet at Ecclesfield but 34721/23 are now for disposal.