09/09/2015

Lynx update 09/09/15

Lynx have been awarded the contract to operate the winter Coasthopper service along with the all year round school movements on the route. In the summer months the route operates commercially.

Lynx 1 YJ05 JWZ
Lynx's existing short wheelbase Optare Tempo 1 YJ05 JWZ will be joined by four more of type for the new contract (c) David Bell.

The following vehicles have been acquired from Diamond North West (Green Triangle) :

PF10 MDY 2010 Optare Tempo X1060 B34F - to become fleet number 9
PF10 MHM 2010 Optare Tempo X1060 B34F - to become fleet number 10

The following are due from the same source in the next week or so:

YJ58 CEY 2008 Optare Tempo X1060 B34F - to become fleet number 7
PF10 MDX 2010 Optare Tempo X1060 B34F - to become fleet number 8

Lynx 9 PF10 MDY
Soon to become Lynx 9 PF10 MDY is seen here at the Lynx depot with similar 10 PF10 MHM parked up behind (c) Julian Patterson.

These vehicles were previously registered T100/700/800/900 SLT in the Diamond North West fleet.

Further information on Lynx being awarded the winter Coasthopper contract including timetable information and any further fleet updates will be added to the blog as soon as they are available, in the meantime many thanks to Lynx for their continued updates.