Information posted on November 19th 2018 at 12:20
Trident 17722 is now back in the Reserve Fleet from Stroud with Gold-spec MAN/Enviro 300 22749 now back in. the main fleet at Stroud. Enviro 200 346385 has transferred to Cheltenham from North Bristol with former Stagecoach East Optare Solo 47904 now allocated to North Bristol.
✤Stagecoach North East
Now here from Stagecoach Yorkshire and being prepared for service at Walkergate is MAN/ALX300 22437, whilst open top Tridents 17239/40 are now delicenced for the winter period.
MAN/ALX300s 22031 & 22033 awaiting disposal at Slatyford were collected by Alpha Recovery, Weetslade for scrapping on Friday 16 November 2018.
MAN/ALX300 22443 recently transferred from Stagecoach Yorkshire to this fleet has received a full repaint in fleet livery & is now been prepared for service at Walkergate depot.
Slatyford based MAN/Enviro 300 24115 has been despatched to ADL Anston (Sheffield) where it is to be fitted with a Cummins Euro 6 power unit, sisters 24113 & 24114 are expected to receive similar treatment in due course.
Walkergate based hybrid Enviro 400 12064 is the latest vehicle to receive corporate fleet .
Enviro 200 37070 is now back in service at Northampton and Enviro 400 19084 has returned to service at Kettering. Now out of use for repairs are Optare Solo 47518 from Northampton, Enviro 200 36159 from Leamington and Dart SLF 35233 from Kettering.
A change has been made to the vehicles which are out-based at Stratford from Leamington. Stratford now has nine Scania/Enviro 400s on its books 15670-78, with Enviro 400s 19080 and 19082 now part of the core fleet at Leamington.
The five open top Tridents here for the Stratford-upon-Avon Tour, 17412/17/94, 17527/75, have now been delicenced for the winter period.
Now for disposal here are Scanias 15017/18/20/21/22 whilst 15019 remains at Rainham but is in use as a refurbishment float vehicle. Also now for disposal are Tridents 17875, 17906 and 18217.
Several Tridents are also relegated to Refurbishment Float status and includes 17858 (at Romford), 17989/90/91/94/97 (at West Ham) 17844 and 17999 (at Barking) and 17857 (at Bromley). Smart Hybrid 11045 is out of use at West Ham for accident repairs. Enviro 400s 10137/38/97/98 from Catford are now allocated to Barking with 11055/58 now at Catford. 10199, 10200/02/03 are now allocated to Rainham.
✤Stagecoach South West
The Open Top Trident s 17701, 18186, 18303-07 and closed top Trident 18137 have been stood down from service during the winter period. The two Volvo B9R coaches transferred here from Stagecoach East Midlands are now in use with the training school at Exeter, whilst former Volvo B7R training coach 53238 is now for disposal. A previously unreported transfer is that of Volvo B7R training coach 53236 from Exeter to Plymouth. Reserve Fleet Optare Solo 47084 is now in the main fleet at Barnstaple.
Peterborough-based training Dart SLF 34421 has been used in normal service recently.
A start has been made on clearing out vehicles from the now-closed King’s Lynn depot with several already moved to Ely and Fenstanton depots.
✤Stagecoach Megabus/Joint Venture
Can Hool Sleeper 50309 has been returned to service with Stagecoach West Scotland at Cumbernauld with 50303 now in the Reserve Fleet there.
Volvo B11Rs 54203 and 54204 are now with Stotts for MegabusPlus work releasing Volvo B12Bs 54077 and 54079 to the Megabus Strategic Reserve Fleet, which also includes former Stagecoach Yorkshire (Barnsley) allocated 54052.
✤Stagecoach West Scotland
Now at Cumbernauld are Enviro 400s 10918 (from Kilmarnock) and 10919 (from Ardrossan). Enviro 300s 27225/27 have transferred from Cumbernauld to Ayr, whilst Enviro 200s 36704/05 have moved from Ayr to Dumfries.
Now delicenced for repairs is Optare Solo 47733 (from Stranraer) whilst MAN/Enviro300s 22527 and 22853 along with Van Hool Astromegas 50211 and 50233 at Dumfries are all now for disposal.
Now in service at Ardrossan are Scania/Enviro 300s 28656/58/60 which have displaced MAN/Enviro 300s 22523/25 into the Reserve Fleet there. Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 44010 has transferred from Kilmarnock to Arran.
✤Stagecoach North Scotland
Back in service after repairs are Volvo B7R 53294 (at Skye), Volvo B12B 54066 (at Thurso), MAN/Enviro 300 22790 and Enviro 27623 (both at Kirkwall), Volvo B9R 53638 (at Macduff), Enviro 300 27533 (at Elgin) and Enviro 400 19371 (at Inverness). Now out of service for repairs are Volvo B12B 53104 (from Inverness), Optare Solo SR 47811 (from Kirkwall), Volvo B7R 53265 (from the Seasonal Reserve Fleet), Open Top Trident 17014 (from the Seasonal Reserve Fleet), Enviro 200 36067 (from Elgin), Optare Solo 47246 (from Skye) and Volvo B12B 54038 (from Thurso).
Now in the Reserve Fleet is Volvo B7R 53269 from Elgin, whilst Open Top Trident 17515 is now in the Seasonal Reserve Fleet.
Enviro 300 27588 has transferred from Aviemore to Tain and Enviro 200 36031 from Elgin to Aberdeen. Optare Solo 47568 is now at Elgin (from Insch). Volvo B12B 53103 has left Inverness for Skye. Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 44019 has been transferred from Thurso to Orkney in exchange for Optare Solo SR 47813.
The two former Megabus Volvo B11R coaches received here from Stagecoach Midlands, 54205/06, are being prepared for service at Thurso.