Look out for at least ten Scania Omnicity vehicles joining this fleet from Stagecoach London. 15074/75/78/81/83/85/87/89/90/92 are the earmarked vehicles which will be converted to single door layout and receive the electronic fan modification at ADL before transfer.
Now returned to Plaxton is Volvo B9R 80041, which had been on loan at Bedford as cover for during warranty work on the Volvo B11R X5 fleet.
Stagecoach North East
Now collected by Alpha Recovery is withdrawn MAN/ALX300 22011.
New 11301-35 have now entered service at Catford.
Out of service here and pending return to the leasing company are ADL Enviro 400 Hybrids 12324-26 and Wright-bodied Volvo B5TLs 13003/4/11/12/13/16/18/19/22/24/32 whilst Tridents 17838/42, 18220 and 18457 are reported by the company as for disposal.
Moving from Catford to Plumstead are Enviro 400 Hybrids 12261/63/65-70/72-78, with 12262/64/71/82-92 in the miscellaneous fleet here.
Scania Omnicity vehicles sold to Ensign Bus are 15017/80/82/84/88/93/94 and 15124. Ensign has also taken Trident 18456 and Enviro 200s 36303-05.
Scania Omnicitys transferred from West Ham to Plumstead are 15076/79/86/91. Also moving from West Ham to Plumstead are Enviro 400s 19743/45.
Trident 17857 and Dart SLF 34355 have been withdrawn from the training fleet whilst now part of the training fleet here are Enviro 200s 36556/59.
Sold to Lister PSV are Tridents 17857 and 18266/71.
Go North East
The Go North East website reports that buses repainted last week included Optare Solo SR M925/Optare 673 (NK16 BXP) into a new four-colour base livery. 673 (NK16 BXP) and five others in this batch will be repainted and branded for the X6, X7 and X20 services effective 19 May 2019.
Scania K340EB/Caetano Levante 7097 (FJ08 KLX) has been on long-term loan to the Driver Training fleet since 24thJanuary 2019, training new National Express recruits.
The Wright Streetlite Micro-Hybrid 3 loan vehicle, covering for warranty work, 9087 (SK68 TXP), has now been returned to Wrightbus following completion of this work.