Information posted on November 2nd 2018 at 12:20
✤Stagecoach North Scotland
Look out for four Plaxton President-bodied Tridents being transferred to this fleet. 18046/49/53/56 had been in the Stagecoach East Midlands Reserve Fleet at Hull.
We understand that three hybrid Optare Solos, 48801/02/03, are due to be returned to Transport for Greater Manchester and will then be placed with Manchester Community Transport.
✤Stagecoach South West
The first of 14 new 10.8m ADL Enviro 200MMCs has been delivered to Exeter. They are being built at Scarborough and will carry fleet numbers 37468-81. Delivered this week was YX68UTU - fleet number to be confirmed.
✤Stagecoach East Midlands
Volvo B7TLs 16914 and 16944 are now in the Seasonal Reserve Fleet at Skegness, whilst open top Volvo B7TL 16943 is in the Seasonal Reserve Fleet at Lincoln.
Tridents 17709 and 18036 are due to transfer to the main fleet at Hull from the Reserve Fleet at Mansfield releasing 17714 for component recovery and disposal and 17720 for donation to a local Primary School.
The two Reserve Fleet ADL Enviro 200s at Grimsby are being allocated to the main fleets at Lincoln (36523) and Hull (36524). At Hull 36524 is a replacement for MAN/Enviro 300 24198 which is now delicenced pending engine repower.
Further Dart SLFs in use as training vehicles are 34461 (at Hull), 34464 (at Grimsby) and previously withdrawn 34571 (at Mansfield) whilst MAN/ALX300 trainers 22162 (Grimsby) and 22272 (Mansfield) are reported by the company as delicenced pending repair assessment.