October 10th 2019 @ 13:10: Further Tridents arrive with Stagecoach South Wales whilst Reserve Fleet Tridents back in main operational fleets at Stagecoach East Midlands and Stagecoach Cumbria & South Lancashire
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Stagecoach North East
A further Scania/Enviro 300 to lose its blue ‘Gas Bus’ livery for corporate colours here is 28035.
Stagecoach South Wales
A further two Tridents have now arrived here, 18007 and 18072, following seat belt fitting at Ferrymill Motors. They were latterly in use with Stagecoach East Scotland.
We understand that former Norfolk Green Enviro 400 10054 has been in Peterborough although not used in service. It is due to be transferred from Cambridge to Bedford imminently.
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
MAN/Enviro 300 22888 has been donated by the company for use by a local police force.
At West Cumbria Volvo Olympian 16793 has been transferred to the main operational fleet with 16650 now in the Reserve Fleet there. Also in the Reserve Fleet at West Cumbria is open top Trident 17495.
Reserve Fleet Tridents 18324/27/55/56/59 are now allocated to Morecambe. The Training fleet here has been reduced with the withdrawal for disposal of MAN/ALX300 22160 and Dart SLF 34714. Also now for disposal is MAN/Enviro 300 22885. At Barrow MAN/Enviro 300 24116 is back in the main operational fleet with 24117 now in the Reserve Fleet. Reserve Fleet Dart SLF 34565 is now allocated to Carlisle whilst at Carlisle Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 44008 and Optare Solo 47884 have both been transferred to the Reserve Fleet.
Stagecoach East Midlands
Reserve Fleet Tridents at Mansfield 17713/25/30 have been reinstated into the main fleet there.
Open Top Volvo B7TLs 16962 and 16965 have transferred from the operational fleet to the Seasonal Reserve Fleet at Grimsby.
Stagecoach Megabus/Joint Venture Operations
Volvo B9Rs 53601/02, which had been operated by Stagecoach East Midlands on MegabusPlus work, have now been authorised for disposal and a sale is expected imminently.