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Learn about the North East’s buses and their vision for the future this Wednesday, including fun for all the family

Learn about the North East’s buses and their vision for the future this Wednesday, including fun for all the family

News   •   Aug 23, 2019 14:33 BST

​Bus operators from across the North East of England will be holding a public engagement event, including activities for people of all ages, as the launch of ‘NEbus’, the new name for the region’s bus operators’ association, takes places on Wednesday (28 August) in Times Square at Newcastle’s Life Science Centre.

Royal seal of approval for Go North East and Gateshead College’s training initiative

Royal seal of approval for Go North East and Gateshead College’s training initiative

News   •   Aug 23, 2019 08:51 BST

​Go North East, the region's largest bus company, and Gateshead College, the best performing college in England for post 16 education and training, have received a royal seal of approval for their unique Bus Driver Routeway training programme in this year’s Princess Royal Training Awards.

Summer Bank Holiday – 26 August 2019

Summer Bank Holiday – 26 August 2019

News   •   Aug 19, 2019 13:10 BST

​Most buses will run to Sunday timetables on Monday 26 August, with the exception of services X66 and X88 which will run to special timetables.

Buses make it easy for the World Transplant Games

Buses make it easy for the World Transplant Games

News   •   Aug 15, 2019 15:16 BST

​As the World's Transplant athletes head to the North East, their journeys to their training and competition sites has been made easier thanks to a partnership with Go North East.

Service changes from 1 September 2019

Service changes from 1 September 2019

News   •   Aug 15, 2019 14:22 BST

There will be minor changes to a small number of services.

NE1 Newcastle Restaurant Week – 5-11 August

NE1 Newcastle Restaurant Week – 5-11 August

News   •   Aug 01, 2019 10:43 BST

Diners can enjoy fantastic food in Newcastle's finest restaurants for only £10 or £15 per person.

Have a BIG day out with Go North East

Have a BIG day out with Go North East

News   •   Jul 31, 2019 14:24 BST

Go North East has teamed up with a host of attractions and businesses across the region to bring Big Days Out offers to families.

Go-Ahead Group sets goal to double female representation across bus operations

Go-Ahead Group sets goal to double female representation across bus operations

News   •   Jul 29, 2019 14:56 BST

​Go North East's parent company, the Go-Ahead Group, today launches a campaign to encourage more women to apply for jobs in the bus industry – including driving buses, maintaining vehicles and managing depots.

South Shields Interchange opens on 4 August

South Shields Interchange opens on 4 August

News   •   Jul 29, 2019 12:56 BST

The current bus stops at Market Place, Chapter Row, Keppel Street and Denmark Centre will be closed. This means the route buses take in South Shields will change, along with the stops which are served.

Go North East's simplified zones and tickets set to be launched on Better Bus Fares Tour ahead of changes on Sunday

Go North East's simplified zones and tickets set to be launched on Better Bus Fares Tour ahead of changes on Sunday

News   •   Jul 18, 2019 16:04 BST

​Go North East, the region's largest bus company, will be taking to the streets tomorrow (19 July) to launch their new simplified zones and tickets which come into effect on Sunday 21 July as part of its annual review of fares.

Zoom your way to Sunderland International Airshow with Go North East – 26-28 July

Zoom your way to Sunderland International Airshow with Go North East – 26-28 July

News   •   Jul 10, 2019 11:45 BST

Sunderland International Airshow takes to the air from Friday 26 until Sunday 28 July. As well as our usual bus services in the Sunderland area, we’ll also be running some dedicated and fast routes to make your journey easy.

Durham Miners' Gala – Saturday 13 July

Durham Miners' Gala – Saturday 13 July

News   •   Jul 09, 2019 14:09 BST

Going to Durham Miners' Gala? Check out our handy travel guide.

Service changes from 21 July

Service changes from 21 July

News   •   Jul 04, 2019 11:04 BST

​There will be changes to a number of our services from 21 July 2019.

Get on board with Go North East this Catch the Bus Week

Get on board with Go North East this Catch the Bus Week

News   •   Jun 28, 2019 10:09 BST

The nationwide campaign aims at driving awareness of the benefits of catching the bus and Go North East will be joining in, with a series of offers and competitions on their Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages throughout the week.

Get set for open top bus fun with the new NewcastleGateshead Toon Tour sightseeing bus from Go North East

Get set for open top bus fun with the new NewcastleGateshead Toon Tour sightseeing bus from Go North East

News   •   Jun 26, 2019 13:42 BST

The new hop-on hop-off city tour bus will run every weekend from Saturday 29 June until Saturday 20 July, and then run every day during the summer holidays.

Go North East celebrates Clean Air Day with announcement of £12m investment in environmentally friendly buses to make buses even better and help tackle rising congestion

Go North East celebrates Clean Air Day with announcement of £12m investment in environmentally friendly buses to make buses even better and help tackle rising congestion

News   •   Jun 20, 2019 07:00 BST

​Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, is celebrating Clean Air Day with the announcement of a £12 million investment in 54 high-specification environmentally friendly buses to help revolutionise bus travel across the region.

Go North East gears up for recruitment drive

Go North East gears up for recruitment drive

News   •   Jun 19, 2019 14:05 BST

On Sunday 23 June, between 10am and 2pm, the company will be holding a recruitment open day at intu Metrocentre Coach Park, giving any aspiring drivers the chance to get behind the wheel and test drive a bus.

The Hoppings – get all the fun of the fair with Go North East

The Hoppings – get all the fun of the fair with Go North East

News   •   Jun 18, 2019 10:56 BST

Europe's biggest travelling funfair returns to Newcastle's Town Moor from 21 to 30 June and getting there with Go North East couldn't easier with us.

Yutong electric buses confirmed for Go North East

Yutong electric buses confirmed for Go North East

News   •   Jun 05, 2019 11:35 BST

This World Environment Day, ​following the announcement of a successful bid to the Government’s Ultra Low Emission Bus Fund to support the purchase of electric buses, the North East’s largest bus operator, Go North East, has confirmed an order for nine E10 latest generation full electric buses with the world’s largest electric bus manufacturer, Yutong.

50 years of service for Go North East's Ian

50 years of service for Go North East's Ian

News   •   May 30, 2019 13:28 BST

​Achieving his 50-year milestone at Go North East, stores supervisor Ian McPherson from Dunston received a standing ovation after his achievements, and those of his long-standing peers, were celebrated at the region's biggest bus company's 69th annual Long Service Awards.