Information posted on October 1st 2018 at 14:55
The new Gold-spec ADL Enviro 400MMCs have now entered service from Chesterfield.
Chesterfield have repainted Dart SLF 34574 into the revised version of the Stagecoach UK Bus livery with the off white extended to the roof coves omitting the light blue and orange at the front end.
On loan here from Stagecoach West is Trident 18321.
Now on the books at Stroud are Trident 18085 and Enviro 400 19128 both from the Reserve Fleet along with Gold-spec Scania/Enviro 400s 15763-68 from Swindon and Dart SLFs 34564 (from Reserve Fleet), 34806 (from Swindon) and 34807 (from Swindon), whilst Tridents 18312/13/14 are transferred from Stroud to North Bristol along with Enviro 200s 36175/76. Dart SLF 34805 is now for disposal here, as are Volvo B10M training coach 52446 and Optare Solo 47125.
Changes at Gloucester have seen Scania/Enviro 300s 22620/21/23/25/26 and Tridents 18089 and 18180 placed into the Reserve Fleet, whilst Trident 18182 has moved to Swindon, whilst Enviro 200s 36095/96/97/98/99, 36107, 36381 have moved from Gloucester to North Bristol.
Now allocated to Gloucester are former Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire Enviro 300s 27704/06/07/08/09/10/11/12/13/14/19 and 27905 whilst similar 27701/02/03/78 are at North Bristol along with Optare Solo 47621 which has transferred from Cheltenham.
MAN/ALX300 22378 is now in use as a training vehicle at Stroud whilst also at Stroud is Volvo B10M/Alexander PS training vehicle 20940, which recently transferred here from Stagecoach Manchester.
Other reported fleet changes are:
ADL Enviro 400MMC (Gold): 10982-93 New-Swindon
ADL Enviro 400MMC (Gold) 10994-96 New-Cheltenham
Trident: 18447/50, 18501 Reserve Fleet-Swindon
Scania/Enviro 400 (Gold): 15769 Swindon-Repaint Float
Scania/Enviro 400 (Gold): 15841 Swindon-Gloucester
Scania/Enviro 400 (Gold): 15968 Gloucester-Swindon
Scania/Enviro 400: 15526, 15734 Stroud-Gloucester
Scania/Enviro 400: 15977-81 Cheltenham-Gloucester
MAN/Enviro 300 (Gold): 22745/49 Stroud-Reserve Fleet
Dart SLF: 34733 Reserve-Gloucester
Dart SLF: 34786 Swindon-Gloucester
Optare Solo: 47596 Swindon-Gloucester
We understand that Scania/Enviro 400 15768 has has its' Stagecoach Gold livery repainted and has received a deeper shade of Gold.
Now at Cambridge, having moved from Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire yesterday on loan is MAN/ALX300 training vehicle 22141.