First West of England January 2018


General News items

 

Several of the former A1 Volvo,s are away at Thorntons to be refurbished, there is much speculation about when and where they will go when done.

 

 

66732 one of the 2 B7RLE,s transferred to Weymouth has returned to the fleet and will go to Bath soon.

 

The 2 new darts in Weston are out working on the A3

 

67107 SN67WYV WM AD Dt E20D 11.5m Ar B36F
67108 SN67WYW WM AD Dt E20D 11.5m Ar B36F

 

67107 & 67108 in Weston.

 

Heres a sneak preview of the new buses for the A1 Airport service

(Thanks to Dylan Jones)

 

Now back in full swing after the Christmas break

Bristol UNI route U1

 

10 ex London B7s have gone from Hengrove to Weston

replacing Streetlites which move to Bristol 32342 seen in Weston.

 

Former M-Ticket advert 66993

now in training use.

 

 

Allocation Notes

32290    LH - BH

32291    MH - BH

32332/5/8  HE - WM (First of 10 B7s heading to WM)

32339   HE - WM

32340/2 HE - WM

32341   HE - WM

32351/2  BH - LH

32355/6  HE - WM

32357    HE - WM

32544/5  WM - HE

42910    BH - WM

42958/60/1 u - Glasgow

47448  HE - BH

47558  WM - HE

47559  HE - WM

47560  HE - WM

47563  WM - HE

47564/7  WM - HE

47566    WM - HE

47570/1  WM - HE

66301  u - Leeds

66336  u - S Yorkshire

66346  u - West Yorkshire

66354  u - York

66355  BH - York (End of B7Ls in service)

66719/30   MH - First Essex

 

Livery Matters

 

33415 is now Excel livery.

 

37331 & 35149 have both had their fronts repainted into generic Grey.

37330 also has a new grey front.

37330 with grey front.

 

Also now with a generic front is 32074

which was a green 6 & 7 bus.

 

 

33564 now in Excel Orange and Branding.

Green Park & Ride 39936 is now Blue for the Brislington Park & Ride.

 

 

Now back after fire damage repairs

33750 now moved to Weston and in Excel livery

 

37340 with its NHS advert.

 

 


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