Information posted on May 30th 2017 at 1240
➨Stagecoach South Wales
Newly repainted in TrawsCambria livery, Scania/Enviro 300s 28733/35 are now allocated to Merthyr, displacing Optare Tempos 25101/03 for disposal. Now being repainted in TrawsCambria livery is 28734. Enviro 200 37171 has transferred from Blackwood to Aberdare whilst Dart SLF 34664 is now in the main fleet at Blackwood. Optare Solo SR 47815 and Dart SLF 35206 have returned to service at Merthyr with Dart SLFs 34752 and 35209 along with Optare Solo SR 47861 moving from Merthyr to the Reserve Fleet. Optare Solo 47639 is now allocated to Cwmbran displacing 47634 which is now for disposal.
MAN/ALX300 22333 has transferred from Peterborough to Cambridge with Reserve Fleet Dart SLF 34533 from Fenstanton now at Peterborough. Also at Peterborough is Dart SLF 34526 which had been awaiting disposal.
➨Stagecoach West Scotland
Received here from Stagecoach North East are MAN/ALX300s 22013/15/37/40/45/47/49.
➨East Yorkshire Motor Services
The company has registered a Hull open top tour which is due to start on July 22nd. It is expected that recently acquired ex Lothian open top Trident 888 will be used on this service.
The company has confirmed that Volvo B7RLE 371 has regained the Philip Larkin name.
On loan here from ADL and numbered 2700 is 11.3metre Enviro 200MMC YY17GRX, which is providing cover whilst vehicles are repainted into the new livery. Repaints are being done by Hants & Dorset Trim and the first vehicle to be painted is Enviro 200 219.
➨Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
MAN/Enviro 300 22762 is out of service with major damage following a road traffic collision.
Vehicles confirmed as sold are Volvo Olympian 16665, Trident 17023, Volvo B10M Bus 20219 and Optare Solos 47022, 47751/54.
➨Stagecoach North East
Further Enviro 400 vehicles to receive all over advertising wraps for the Samsung Galaxy S8 mobile phone are 19195 (Slatyford) and 19446 (Walkergate).
Reported transfers last weekend are of MAN/Enviro 300s 24113-15 from Stockton to Slatyford, ADL Enviro 300s 27723-25 from South Shields to Stockton and MAN/Enviro 200s 39702-04 from Slatyford to South Shields.
➨Stagecoach East Midlands
Now back in service at Skegness are Volvo B7TL 16902 and open top Tridents 17673/75/76/77/78. Former Stagecoach South East Trident 18164 is now allocated to Mansfield where it has displaced 17685 which is now for disposal. Volvo B12M 54052 is now allocated to Hull.
Hull-based Enviro 400 19691 has received a special This is Hull livery.
➨Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Enviro 400MMC 10834 is due to transfer from Birkenhead to Gillmoss with MAN/Enviro 300 24173 moving from Gillmoss to the Reserve Fleet. The company’s latest fleet document shows Dart SLFs 34781/82/83 as being sold but makes no mention of Scania N94 28513 which had latterly been allocated to Gillmoss. Optare Solo 47494 is being transferred from Gillmoss to the Reserve Fleet at Chester.
➨Stagecoach South East
Hastings-based Trident 17402 is now in the Reserve Fleet as are Dart SLFs 34411/78/82 from Thanet and 34435/38/40/41/44 from Ashford along with Optare Solo 47476 from Thanet. Dart SLFs 34487 from Hastings and 34545/48 from Thanet are now allocated to Ashford with 34645/49 and 34731 from Hastings being transferred to Thanet. Back in service are Optare Solos 47173 at Thanet and 47174 at Eastbourne.