First West of England February 2018


General News items

The 8 new Solo,s for Bath have been ordered for summer delivery these will replace all bar 1 of the present solo fleet.

 

The 12 new A1 Scania/ADL buses are slowly arriving and should be on the road on the 18th of this month.

 

36825

YP67XDA

HE

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36826

YP67XDB

HE

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36827

YP67XDC

HE

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36828

YP67XDD

HE

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36829

YP67XDE

 

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36830

YP67XDG

HE

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36831

YP67XDH

HE

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36832

YP67XDJ

HE

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36833

YP67XDK

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36834

YP67XDM

 

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36835

YP67XDF

 

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

36836

YP67XDL

HE

Sca

N250UD

Ar

H45/24F

 

New 36832 (Though 36832 should be registered XDH)

 

Several more Volvo B7s have arrived from Glasgow but this time gone to Hengrove not Weston.

 

32543

SF54OSD

 

Vo

B7TL 10.7M

Wt

H45/29F

32548

SF54OSL

 

Vo

B7TL 10.7M

Wt

H45/29F

32549

SF54OSM

 

Vo

B7TL 10.7M

Wt

H45/29F

32554

SF54OSU

 

Vo

B7TL 10.7M

Wt

H45/29F

 

 

Bath have been playing with their destinations to make them clearer for people.

Bath 32637 with new style X39 destination.

 

Also now in Bath is 66732 which has recently returned from Weymouth

shown here covering a Saturday X8 to Nailsea.

 

 

Allocation Notes

10035 w - gone for Scrap

32638  BH - HE

36806  BH - HE

36824  LH - BH

42897/9/910  WM - u

44911/2  WM - Glasgow

47458/61-3  HE - Glasgow

66342  u - South Yorkshire (Final B7L in Bristol)

66721 w - Remains gone for scrap.

66732  u -BH

69500-11 HE - u (Several are at Thorntons being refurbished)

 

Livery Matters

37329 has also been de-branded from a 2 and has a grey front.

33826 into Orange for Excel.

33417 also now Excel.

 

 

Park & Ride 33936 new as a green bus now repainted blue

for Brislington Park & Ride.

 

Latest Excel repaint 33826.

 

66992/3 are both now all over red Training livery.

 


SPW04/03/18