11/06/2011

Last day of First King's Lynn

So... thats it! The last local First buses in King's Lynn and Hunstanton have now completed their journeys, I spent the afternoon and evening at the bus station observing the last day of operations.

Below are a selection of photographs from this evening...

65528 last 40A
Scania 65528 R148GSF was the last ever local First departure on the 2010 40A to Hunstanton.

53703 last 42A
Solo 53703 LK05DXR operated the last three 42A's to Fairstead, it is pictured above on the last departure at 2005.

65528 last 43
Scania 65528 R148GSF also operated the last 43 to North Wootton, it is pictured above having just completed its journey.

65525 last X40
Scania 65525 R145GSF operated the last inbound X40 from Hunstanton this evening.

30900 removals
As part of their aquisition of First's local operations Norfolk Green will be taking over the offices at King's Lynn Bus Station, this evening First were removing some of their last minute bits and pieces from the offices using Volvo B7TL 30900

Milford Sound in New Zealand
All of First's town vehicles will be leaving for pastures new this weekend, the First vehicle to leave was Volvo B7TL 30887 which along with 30886/8/9 are destined for Great Yarmouth

Look out in the next few days for a special report on the relocation of First's fleet and also the start of Norfolk Green's new network in King's Lynn and Hunstanton!