First West of England September 2019


General News items

 

More details too follow 2 or 3 Enviro 300s have arrived from First Midlands.

Transbus Enviro 67604 is inuse at Hengrove also there is Alexander Dennis Enviro 67632 while in use at Bath is 67633 these were going to Wells but look like they will end up in Bath.

 

Also here are 2 B9s from Weymouth 37585/6 are both in Bath.

 

First WoE were expecting to get 23 buses from Leeds onec Leeds got their next batch of Strretdecks but now with the collapse of Wright Bus this is now doubtful Wright had finished 30 of the next batch wich are ready to be delivered and a further 20 were in build so whether any of this get released by the administrators is anybodies guess at the moment but it does mean we are still short of vehicles.

 

 

 

Arrivals from First Glasgow & Scotland East and heading to Hengrove are.

 

32619 SF54TLO HE Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32620 SF54TLU u Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32621 SF54TLX u Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32622 SF54TLY u Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32623 SF54TLZ u Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32624 SF54TMO HE Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32625 SF54TMU u Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32670 SN55HEJ HE Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32677 SN55HFE u Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32681 SN55HFJ u Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
32683 SN55HFL u Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
37181 SF07FDO HE Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
37182 SF07FDP HE Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
37183 SF07FDU HE Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F
37185 SF07FDX u Vo B7TL 10.7M Wt H45/29F

 

Former Scottish 31629 & 37181

Several have arrived in the new Scottish livery

this is 32670 also now with 24 branding.

 

 

The first 3 of 6 Tridents to arrive from Essex are (33047/77/188 are also expected)

 

33072 LN51GOC HE Ds Trident Pn H42/27F
33074 LN51GOH HE Ds Trident Pn H42/27F
33090 LN51GMX HE Ds Trident Pn H42/27F

 

Former Essex 33074

 

 

another bus from York is.

 

32249 LT52WVM u Vo B7TL 10.6M TBS H45/20F

 

 

All of the Leeds B9s are now in service at Bath.

 

36228 BD12TBV BH Vo B9TL Wt H45/27F
36229 BD12TBX BH Vo B9TL Wt H45/27F
36230 BD12TBY BH Vo B9TL Wt H45/27F
36231 BD12TBZ BH Vo B9TL Wt H45/27F
36232 BD12TCV BH Vo B9TL Wt H45/27F
36233 BD12TCU BH Vo B9TL Wt H45/27F
36234 BD12TCY BH Vo B9TL Wt H45/27F

 

 

Recent arrivals into Bath

from Leeds 36229 and Manchester 37407

 

 

Allocation Notes

30871     BH - u (Damaged roof)

30875     still u (Engine issues)

32007/14  WM - BH

32015     u (Being put back together again)

32249     u - HE

32260     u - HE

32279     BH - u

32288/9   LH - HE

32292     LH - HE

32330     LH - BH

32331     LH - HE

32334     LH - HE

32636-8   HE - BH

33667/754  WM - WS

35103-9   LH - HE

37625     LH - u (Roof damage)

44908-10  BH - Essex

44913-5   BH - Essex

47445     HE - Scotland

47448     BH - Scotland

47450     HE - Scotland

47451-3   HE - Scotland

47455-7   HE - Scotland

47545     BH - LH

47567/9   HE - LH

53814/9     BH - HE (Guessing for the 24a Shuttle bus)

63068-78  BH - H (Most now @ LH)

66731     w (Accident damaged)

66934/6   WM - LH

66940     HE - LH

 

 

Livery Matters

 

First of the ex Severn Express repaints is 33488 with yellow front for the 2. Also done is 33490 but with light blue front for 48/9.The final bus 33489 is also now in light blue and out on 48s.

 

 

 

From Severn Express to this

33488 now out on the 2s.

 

 

more Mendip repaints are 33659/60 & 33667 at Wells. Also now done is 33754.

 

Fresh from repaint 33660 in Bath

 

Former Badgerline liveried 66726 now at

work on Discover work in Bath.

 

Now that the 70/1 have gone to Hengrove Former Mendip liveried 35167

is now aloud out to play along with the former LH members 35103-9

 

 

Purple fronted 31143/6,32225 are now branded for routes 3 & 4.

 

Hengrove 37590 has an advert applied for HPV wise (Fight against a group of Virus.s).

 

The current Barbie count is now 27 vehicles.

Hemgrove - 33144/58 66723/4 (4)

L/Hill   - 32283 66934/7/9 69253 (5)

Bath     - 32284/5/91 53814-9 66725/8/9/31/2 66938 (15)

Weston   - 42909/25 (2)

Wells    - 66942 (1)

Still in Baribe 66939.

 

 


SPW04/10/19