Halloween competition

News   •   Oct 20, 2020 13:20 BST

We're hoping to inject some light-hearted fun into Halloween this year.

Go North East wears red to support and raise money for Show Racism the Red Card’s Wear Red Day

News   •   Oct 20, 2020 08:43 BST

Last Friday, Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, championed Wear Red Day to help raise money for Show Racism the Red Card, the UK’s leading anti-racism educational charity.

Extra antibacterial treatments and hand sanitisers on all buses as Go North East introduces further measures to protect bus users and make services even safer

News   •   Oct 19, 2020 09:20 BST

Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, is taking further steps to make sure its buses are the cleanest and safest they can be during the coronavirus pandemic.

Go North East set to join Show Racism the Red Card for Wear Red Day

News   •   Oct 15, 2020 10:05 BST

​Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, is joining forces with Show Racism the Red Card, the UK’s leading anti-racism educational charity, for Wear Red Day tomorrow (Friday 16th October).

Service increases and changes from 31 October

News   •   Oct 13, 2020 09:46 BST

From Saturday 31 October, we'll be increasing some services further and making changes to a small number of others.

Go North East celebrates Clean Air Day with over £10million investment into green, safe and clean buses

News   •   Oct 08, 2020 09:01 BST

It’s Clean Air Day today (8th October), and the region’s largest bus company, Go North East, is celebrating its contribution to improving the region’s air quality and repeating its reassurance that bus travel is safe, clean and essential to reducing congestion and improving air quality.

Go North East’s ‘One Team GNE’ initiative gains momentum during National Inclusion Week

News   •   Oct 02, 2020 16:08 BST

North East bus operators and local authorities set to continue face covering awareness week with activities across the region

News   •   Sep 30, 2020 13:31 BST

The North East’s bus operators, working with the local authorities, are continuing to highlight the importance of wearing a face covering on public transport as part of their ‘Face Covering Awareness Week’.

£3million investment into new, clean buses for express route between Easington Lane, Washington and Newcastle

News   •   Sep 28, 2020 15:56 BST

Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, has invested £3million into 13 new, clean, safe and super comfy buses for its express X1 service that runs between Easington Lane and Newcastle, serving Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton-le-Spring, Shiney Row, Washington Galleries, Wrekenton and Gateshead.

Go North East adds disposable face coverings to its buses as part of NEbus’ face covering awareness week

News   •   Sep 28, 2020 10:12 BST

Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, has put disposable face coverings on its buses for its drivers to issue, as part of NEbus’ ‘Face Covering Awareness Week’, from 28 September until 4 October.

About Go North East

On the Go since 1913

Around 175,000 journeys are made on Go North East bus services every day to travel around this wonderful region. Travelling to work or education, to visit friends and family, to have a night out, or to visit one of the region's many tourist and leisure attractions.

For over 100 years, Go North East has connected the region's towns and villages with the cities of Newcastle, Durham and Sunderland and currently operates across Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham and into Tees Valley.

Employing over 2,000 local people, with a fleet of almost 700 buses and coaches and an annual turnover of £100m, the company is the regional subsidiary of the Go-Ahead Group plc, one of the UK's leading providers of passenger transport.


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