22/07/2015

Stagecoach Norfolk Fleet Update 22/07/15 - new Solo SRs arrive! (updated with further info 23/07/15)

The five Optare Solo M990SLRs expected at Stagecoach in Norfolk this Summer have now all been delivered to King's Lynn depot, the new buses which feature Stagecoach corporate livery and Euro 6 engines are currently in storage and are expected on the road in the coming weeks once they have been prepared for service.

Stagecoach Norfolk YJ15 AAZ and YJ15 ANV (c) David Bell
Stagecoach in Norfolk 48021 YJ15 AAZ and 48025 YJ15 ANV (c) David Bell.

Stagecoach Norfolk YJ15 AAZ and YJ15 ANP(c) David Bell
Stagecoach in Norfolk 48021 YJ15 AAZ and 48022 YJ15 ANP (c) David Bell.

Full details of the fleetnumbers and registrations of the new Solo SRs have been kindly supplied by our friends at Steven Knight Media - they are as follows;

48021 YJ15 AAZ
48022 YJ15 ANP
48023 YJ15 ANR
48024 YJ15 ANU
48025 YJ15 ANV

Stagecoach Norfolk 47895 MX55 BXO (c) David Bell
Stagecoach in Norfolk 47895 MX55 BXO, a recent repaint into Stagecoach colours (c) David Bell.

In other news, the latest repaints into Stagecoach livery to re-enter service at King's Lynn are Optare Tempo 25122 YJ56 ATV and Optare Solos 47895 MX55 BXO and 47897 MX55 WCV. A further Optare Tempo 25130 YN58 FXH currently away being refurbished is expected to return shortly.

The latest version of our Stagecoach in Norfolk fleetlist is available by clicking here.

Many thanks to our regular correspondent David Bell for the photographs included in this post.