Information posted on September 28th 2017 at 15:46
The company has this week unveiled its Levante Mk3 vehicle for National Express.
✤East Yorkshire Motor Services
Volvo B7TL 596, which had been withdrawn for disposal, has gone on loan to TM Travel. Volvo B9TL 785 was in Blackpool last week to allow a demonstration of its Quantum wheelchair device.
✤Stagecoach North East
The two MAN/ALX300 saloons, 22013/47, transferred on August 24th to Stagecoach Highlands were returned to this fleet on September 19th. It is not through that they were used whilst at Inverness.
New Enviro 400MMC 10866/67/74 entered service from Peterborough on September 22nd with 10868/70 following a day later. 10869 had entered service by September 28th. Enviro 400s 19695/97 have transferred from Peterborough to King’s Lynn with 19700 transferring from Peterborough to Bedford.
✤Stagecoach South West
Completed at ADL Scarborough and expected to be delivered shortly to Exeter is new Scania/Enviro 400MMC 15308. It carries Hop 12 red-based branding.
Now at Chesterfield are the three new Volvo B11R/Caetano Levante coaches 54401-03, which are registered BV67JXX/Y/X. Once in service they will oust Volvo B7R/Plaxton Elite 53714-16, which will now stay in this fleet and will be used for a new X10 Barnsley-Leeds service which starts on October 28th.
Look out for the delivery of six new ADL Enviro 200MMCs to Barnsley which will now be 37451-56 (YXUZA/B/C/D/E/F). 37451-54 will carry route branding for service 1 Barnsley-Staincross.
The company is to benefit from further investment by Go South Coast in new vehicles. Due here soon are a batch of Enviro 200MMCs with glazed roofs and informal seating at the rear of the saloon. Images released by the company show 2772 (HF67ATN) and 2776 (HF67ATX).
The latest repaint into the new livery is Streetlite 417.