25/04/2014

Out & about in Sheringham - part 1

David Bell visited the North Norfolk Coast on Wednesday to catch up with the latest bus activity including the newly introduced Norfolk Coaster.

It was a beautiful day weather-wise in Sheringham with bright unbroken sunshine allowing for some excellent photographs to be taken, this feature which will be spread over two parts includes vehicles operated by Coasthopper, konectbus and Sanders.

3 (c) David Bell
We start this part (as we will the next) with a view of konectbus Northern Counties Palatine bodied Volvo Olympian R739 XRV looking resplendent in The Norfolk Coaster livery when seen here bound for Muckleburgh © David Bell.

3 (c) David Bell
No trip to the North Norfolk Coast is complete without the excellent Coasthopper, seen here in Sheringham on the ch3 from Wells-next-the-sea is Optare Solo YJ07 EGE, one of the original batch of four Coasthopper Solos introduced in 2007/8 © David Bell.

4 (c) David Bell
Next up we have konectbus leather seated Optare Tempo YJ09 MHY seen heading for Norwich on a the konectexpress2 from Holt © David Bell.

4 (c) David Bell
The penultimate photograph in this part shows Sanders smart ex Beestons, Hadleigh Scania Omnicity DD YR10 BBO arriving from Norwich on the X44 © David Bell.

4 (c) David Bell
We finish with this shot of one of Sanders many Scania Omnicity single deckers, seen here is YN03 UVT working the 9 from Fakenham passing through Sheringham on its way to Cromer © David Bell.

Look out for the second part of this feature - coming soon!