17/10/2013

Norfolk Green Fleet Update 17/10/13

A visit to King's Lynn today provided a good opportunity the to catch up with the latest Norfolk Green fleet changes.

New member of the fleet Optare Tempo 113 YJ55 BKO entered service earlier this week, the bus is named Chris & George Rockingham and carries smart new branding for the X29 service between Fakenham and Norwich as seen in the photos below, it has also been fully reupholstered inside...

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Optare Tempo 113 YJ55 BKO, King's Lynn bus station 17/10/13.

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Optare Tempo 113 YJ55 BKO, King's Lynn bus station 17/10/13.

Various buses have also been noted with revised vinyls to update promotions etc, seen below is Irisbus Agoraline 126 AU05 FKE which carries new rear end lettering for buses between King's Lynn and Hunstanton...

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Irisbus Agoraline 126 AU05 FKE, King's Lynn bus station 17/10/13.

Previously mentioned but not yet pictured on the blog are a number of Coasthopper Optare Solos which recieved new rear end adverts during the Summer season, seen below is 312 YJ09 EZU which advertises Ena's World...

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Optare Solo Slimline 312 YJ09 EZU, King's Lynn bus station 17/10/13.

In other news, Coasthopper/North Norfolk Guide branded Optare Solo 618 MX54 WMJ is currently away being repainted into the latest fleet livery and the on loan Leyland Olympian G706 TCD was withdrawn from service a couple of weeks back and is awaiting return to Stephensons Of Essex.

Although not related to the fleet update we finish with this atmospheric shot of Optare Spectra 9 YG02 FWD in the dark clouds and sunshine this afternoon...

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Optare Spectra 9 YG02 FWD, King's Lynn bus station 17/10/13.