First West of England January 2019


General News items

 

The 3rd Metrobus route M1 is now running with buses supplied by CT Plus 21 new BioGas Scania,s owned by CT are being used they are numbered in the CT series NOT First.

 

YN68DXJ 2913 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68DXK 2914 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68DXL 2915 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68DXM 2916 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68DXO 2917 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68DXP 2918 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68DXR 2919 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68DXS 2920 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68DXT 2921 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68DXU 2922 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EUP 2923 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EUR 2924 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EUU 2925 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EUV 2926 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EUW 2927 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EUX 2928 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EUY 2929 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EUZ 2930 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EVB 2931 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EVC 2932 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D
YN68EUB 2933 Sca N280UD CBG Ar H42/28D

 

2915 & 2933

 

Allocation Notes

30871   HE - BH

32006   BH - WM

32009   LH - BH

32233/4 u - LH

32344   BH - LH

32347   BH - LH

47544   HE - LH

47549/50 have now gone to First Scotland Midland Bluebird and 2 B7s have come to Bath 32669/73 both in Midland 2 tone blue livery.

47554/5 HE - LH , 47554 now back at HE

47570   HE - LH

47571   HE - LH

 

Slow Coaster 33156 noted parked in Weston.

 

It looks as is some of the former CT Volvo,s from the U3 have turned up in Bath 32230-2/6 have left LH and 32236 has already been used in service over there. The only 2 of these left in LH are 32233/4.  Hengrove are still using theirs mainly on 75/6.

 

 

Livery Matters

37339 has now lost its BBC sounds advert.

 

 

Recent changes to Hengrove routes 2A,50,50A which are now numbered 91/2 mean that the route 50 Branded Enviro,s have lost route 50 and carry 91/2 still with the orange front.

 

91/2 Branded 33661

 

36821 has lost its neutral First livery and is now M3 Grey/Green livery and branded.

36821 on Metrobus work.

 

 


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