Information uploaded on November 14th 2015 at 11:00
News reaches us from Stagecoach Oxfordshire at Banbury that Optare Solo 47238 is again off the road for long term repairs.
At Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire further vehicles sold are Volvo Olympian 16662 and Volvo B10B 21007. Transferred from the Reserve Fleet and now awaiting disposal is Dart SLF 34119. Just three Optare Solos have transferred to this fleet from Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire (47742/44/45), whilst those received from Stagecoach Midlands have been 47010/11 - it is not known at this stage whether 47011 is a replacement for the expected 47015 or whether 47015 will follow. Volvo B7Rs 53336-39 have transferred, as expected, to Stagecoach Bluebird whilst Dart SLF 34712 moved from the Reserve Fleet to the main Kendal allocation. Several vehicles have been placed into the Seasonal Reserve fleet including 17012/14/15/16, 17221/77, 17495, 17692, 18324/75, 47022, 47474 and 47754.