Weavaway Travel Fleet List: Former
Oxford Bus Company Scania K114EB / Irizar Centurys A-EF53 OXF have been
purchased from Ensign (dealer), with CF and EF having arrived and
entered service at Greenham already. All are being converted to C70F
prior to delivery. Meanwhile E200s SN11 BWG/H have been sold to
Ensignbus (dealer) with BWJ and SN61 DCF to follow imminently. Thanks to
Dave Wilder for this.
Reading Transport Scania OmniCitys:
The new owner of 1 is Peppin Transport,
Hal Ghaxaq, Malta. 1 was selected over 8 because the purchaser required
a vehicle with full air conditioning, which was fitted to the former TVP
vehicles 1-5 but not the original Vodafone vehicles 8-12. Thanks to Brian Coney for this.
1 has already arrived and entered service in Malta with registration BPY
032 and in plain red livery. Thanks to Chris Maxfield for this.
White Bus Service Fleet List: Only
one of the two Optare Tempos YJ07 EGD and YJ57 EHV is to leave the fleet
with the arrival of the Versas in order to provide a low floor spare for
the new services. Thanks to Mac Head for this.
Stagecoach in Oxfordshire Fleet List:
36763 is also to transfer from Oxford to Witney replacing 33463/4 which
are going into reserve to join 33650/2-4. 33462 meanwhile is confirmed
as having been withdrawn for disposal. Reserve 22935 has transferred to
Yorkshire and 33821 has been sold. Car 90183 replaced 90157 in February
and van 93308 replaced 95178 in March.
Reading Transport Fleet List:
423-9 are no longer expected to be used on the Pink Routes following
their delivery, although they will be in Pink livery. Their intended use
is now a mystery!
Reading Transport Fleet List: 1 is
thought to have been withdrawn and sold to an operator in Malta, being
noted in France on 19th. Thanks to Adam Conner for this. It may have
been replaced by 8 or 1007 in the meantime, but observations are
required to confirm. Loaned 1100 entered service on route 1 in London
red by 21st and is registered YT11 LSD. 1010 returned to service in Jet Black livery on 17th, with 1011 loosing
it's Vitality branding and remaining in service whilst 1008/9 and
possibly 1007 now appear to be in reserve. 1010 and 1100 have had WiFi
Carousel Buses Fleet List:
103, 113 and 119 have now made it into the fleet from Oxford Bus Company
all in plain blue. 925 has been withdrawn whilst 928 is in reserve.
Former Thames Travel 916 is also at the Carousel depot but not confirmed
in use. Thanks to Ralph Adams for this.
Courtney Buses Fleet List: Former
RX57 MDZ is now in use with A & J Ballantyne of Bellshill. Thanks to
Gerald Nichols for this.
First Berkshire Fleet List: 64030
has transferred from Slough to Bracknell and 65602 has been withdrawn.
Thanks to Mat Wooll for this.
Stagecoach in Oxfordshire Fleet List:
33760 transferred from Oxford to Witney a couple of weeks ago to replace
33462 which has been withdrawn. 33761 has now done likewise to replace
33653, with 33762 expected to follow to replace 33650. Thanks to Chris
Maxfield for this. Oxford reserve 22768-71 are to be returned to normal
service for use on route 10.
Oxford Bus Company Fleet List:
Enviro400 demonstrator SN59 AWW is on loan with temporary fleet number
900 and lettering for route 5. 11 and 15 have been repainted and
renumbered differently to originally expected, 11 becoming 44 and 15
becoming 82. 10 has also become 81. 81/82 are in X90 livery and 41-47 in
white generic. Thanks to Malcolm Crowe for this.
White Bus Service Fleet List: L606
ASU was sold a few months ago to Lianne Coaches, Slough. Vauxhall N664
GOR had also left the fleet by February.
Courtney Buses Fleet List: RX57 MDZ
has been sold to an operator in Scotland. YJ62 FYF has been repainted
into Lemon & Lime from Blue, whilst YJ09 OTV is to repainted into White
from Lemon & Lime. Two vehicles are on order for April, one will be for
the Foundation Park service allowing YJ10 EZX to become a spare vehicle.
E200 KX58 BGY and Solo YJ55 BLV are still in stock waiting to be
returned off lease. Thanks to Glen De Sousa for this.
KX11 EER/S have been released from the Basingstoke Centre Shuttle
contract which has been won by Stagecoach.
Oxford Bus Company Fleet List: 11
has been repainted into X90 livery and renumbered 82, briefly appearing
as 81 earlier in the week. Thanks to Malcolm Crowe for this.
Stagecoach in Warwickshire Fleet List:
16693 has transferred to Stratford from Corby. 34497/8 have transferred
to Stagecoach East this weekend. 34594/5 are expected to transfer from
Northampton to Nuneaton shortly, and 34642 to Rugby. 35176 has
transferred from Leamington to Corby. Megabus 53637 has gone on loan to