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6 September 2020 

Repaints last week included Optare Solo SR M890/Optare 642 (NL63 XZO) and 646 (NL63 XZT) into the 2020 Venture livery. 

There have been a large number of re-allocations associated with the re-commencement of scholars services for the 2020/21 academic year. Paired with this, there are also many temporary re-allocations to accommodate extra duplicate services which are in operation, not only covering the Go North East network, but Arriva and Stagecoach services too. These are: 

  • 653 Peterlee to Deptford 
  • 689 Washington to Deptford 
  • 3941 3942 3943 Washington to Deptford 
  • 3962 3963 3964 Riverside to Deptford 
  • 3965 Hexham to Deptford 
  • 3998 Percy Main to Deptford 
  • 3999 Chester-le-Street to Peterlee 
  • 5239 5240 reinstated at Riverside 
  • 5250 Chester-le-Street to Riverside 
  • 5251 5252 Chester-le-Street to Washington 
  • 5273 5274 Percy Main to Riverside 
  • 5305 5306 5307 5308 5309 5310 5311 5312 Riverside to Deptford 
  • 5313 Riverside to Washington 
  • 5314 5315 5316 Riverside to Percy Main 
  • 5323 5324 5325 Riverside to Deptford 
  • 5410 5411 5412 Consett to Chester-le-Street
  • 5438 Deptford to Peterlee
  • 5459 returned to service at Riverside 
  • 6043 6044 Riverside to Hexham 
  • 6086 Riverside to Deptford 
  • 6100 Riverside to Percy Main
  • 6126 6127 6129 Riverside to Chester-le-Street 
  • 6146 Percy Main to Chester-le-Street 
  • 6167 6168 6169 6171 6176 Percy Main to Washington 
  • 6304 6305 6306 6307 Chester-le-Street to Consett 
  • 6308 6309 6310 6311 6312 6313 6314 returned to service at Chester-le-Street 
  • 6344 in service at Consett 
  • 6901 6902 6903 6904 Deptford to Riverside 
  • 6910 6911 Riverside to Consett 
  • 6922 6923 6924 6925 6926 6927 Riverside to Percy Main
  • 7098 withdrawn from service at Riverside 
  • 7124 7125 7127 7128 7129 7130 7133 reinstated at Deptford 
  • 8301 8302 8304 Chester-le-Street to Riverside 
  • 8322 8323 8324 Riverside to Chester-le-Street 
  • 9065 9066 9067 9068 entered service at Riverside 


New vehicles received are as follows:

  • ADL Trident 2/ADL Enviro 400MMC 6348 (YX70 OKL), in the dark-green X-lines livery. 
  • Wright StreetDeck/Wright StreetDeck Micro-Hybrid 3 6360 (NK20 EMV), in the light-green X-lines livery, which has also now entered service at Consett. 
  • Wright StreetDeck/Wright StreetDeck Micro-Hybrid 3 6365 (NK70 BYB) and 6375 (NK70 BYT), in the red X-lines livery. 


All remaining dilecensed vehicles have been re-licensed. Some remain out of use. 
 


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