Information updated on November 21st 2015 at 10:20
The five Optare Spectras in the Reserve Fleet with Stagecoach East, 13982/83/84/85/87 are now awaiting disposal. In the Reserve Fleet are Optare Tempo 25120 awaiting repaint and two of the three remaining ex Norfolk Green Optare Versas 25268 and 25270. Previously unreported by us is the allocation of MAN/ALX300 22319 to Bedford.
The entry into service of Enviro 200MMCs 37406-17 with Stagecoach South at Winchester has seen standard Enviro 200s 36015-19 and 36917 move from Winchester to Aldershot. Aldershot also has Optare Solo 47540 on its books following repairs. Other allocation changes see Volvo Olympians 16525 and 16799 at Andover, which also has Dart SLFs 34632 and 35254/55. Volvo Olympian 16523 is now at Winchester whilst in the reserve fleet from Winchester is Volvo B10M 20937. Dart SLFs now placed into the Reserve Fleet are 34414/15, 34446/4850/52/54 and 35258. Five Volvo Olympians are reported as sold - 16129 and 16293 to AH Hardwick, 16282 and 16629 to T Wigley and 16631 to Springfield Bus & Coach of Runcorn.
Stagecoach Bluebird has confirmed that of the coaches transferred from Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, 53336 is allocated to Elgin whilst 53337-39 are in Reserve at Aberdeen (53337 has accident damage). For disposal here are 227097/09 whilst the latest Trident received from Stagecoach West 18446 is undergoing a repaint before allocation.
At Stagecoach Highlands, Optare Solo 47567 has transferred from Thurso to Aviemore and Volvo B10M 52229 is for disposal. Enviro 200 from Inverness is in the Reserve Fleet. Temporarily based at Inverness are 13636 and 18100.