Information posted on August 27th 2015 at 11:20
Stagecoach Midlands has reduced the ranks of its operational Volvo Olympians further with the transfer of Kettering’s 16174 and 16459 into the Reserve Fleet. At Corby Reserve Fleet Optare Solo 47044 is back in the main fleet with 47046 being put into Reserve. Following completion of the single door conversion at Bus & Coach World Trident 17493 has been allocated to Rugby. Sold to A H Hardwick are Volvo Olympians 16162, 16223 and 16495 along with Dart SLF 34121.
East Yorkshire Motor Services have advised us that new Volvo B9TL has been allocated to Pocklington and that similar 771 is now confirmed as part of the Hull allocation.
At Stagecoach Manchester Trident 17578 is now back in service at Middleton. Trident 18291 has transferred from Sharston to Hyde Road with the five Tridents recently transferred from Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire, 17269/71/73, 17325/31 are expected to be allocated to Sharston. Optare Solos 47001 and 47473 have transferred from Ashton to the Reserve Fleet with similar 47618-20 transferring to Ashton from Stockport. Also now in the Reserve Fleet are two Plaxton Primos, 49895/96 from Middleton. Sold and no longer part of the fleet are MAN/ALX300s 22116/18 and Dart SLF 33780. Withdrawn from service at Wigan and now for disposal are MAN/ALX300s 22223/32/34/37/39/41/42/44/46.
Information updated on August 27th 2015 at 14:30
Stagecoach South West has confirmed that the two Scania/Enviro 400s received from Stagecoach Oxfordshire, 15434/35, have been allocated to Barnstaple depot. Three Reserve Fleet Optare Solos, 47578/85/88, have transferred from Stagecoach South West to Stagecoach North Scotland.