First West of England June 2017


As of 2nd June First Somerset & Avon was renamed First West of England LTD. Legal letterings are slowly being changed now.

 

First Tridents 32701,32809,32855 and 33002 are currently on loan for University open day shuttles and presume will be staying to cover Glastonbury as well.

 

First West of England have been named as the first operator to start running Metrobus routes the first section will be Ashton Vale - Temple Meads new vehicles are on order for this and will be guide wheel fitted.

 

 

 

 

Allocation changes

32084   LH - HE

32090/4/8  LH - HE

32095   LH - HE

32355-7  LH - HE

33685  BH - WM

 

Most of the training fleet that was maintained at Weston has now moved to Hengrove (62198,66162/73/4,66206/7)  62199 & 66171 are at Bath.

 

 

All the remaining withdrawn vehicles have now gone for scrap - 41162,41399,41420,41423,42709,42754,66105.

 

 

 

Repaints

32095 in New livery with Red front for route 90.

32093 in Red for route 90.

 

47438-41  now have dark green fronts.

 

All of Hengroves B7/Ar 32084/90/3-5/8 are branded with red fronts for the 90.

 

32251 is now painted and branded for 6/7 routes.

 

The 2 Electric Enviro,s 39191/2 have now lost their 72 branding.

 


SPW24/06/17