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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.

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.

Carrying David – guide and competition

Carrying David – guide and competition

News   •   May 13, 2019 10:11 BST

Carrying David is a sensational comedy drama from Wisecrack Productions about two brothers – one fighting for boxing glory, the other fighting for his life!

Service changes from 19 May

Service changes from 19 May

News   •   Apr 23, 2019 14:43 BST

​There will be changes to a number of our services from 19 May 2019.

Go North East's 'Chatty Bus Champions' to return this week to help tackle loneliness

Go North East's 'Chatty Bus Champions' to return this week to help tackle loneliness

News   •   Apr 15, 2019 14:52 BST

On Thursday 18 April, following the success of Go North East's first Chatty Bus Day back in January, the region's biggest bus company is bringing its second instalment to the people of the North East on some of its busiest routes.

10 egg-citing things to do during the Easter holidays

10 egg-citing things to do during the Easter holidays

News   •   Apr 05, 2019 08:55 BST

Hop on board and and save with our £10 Family Day Ticket.

European rugby finals weekend in Newcastle

European rugby finals weekend in Newcastle

News   •   Mar 28, 2019 12:20 GMT

​The European Rugby Challenge Cup and Champions Cup Finals come to St James' Park in Newcastle on 10 and 11 May this year and there's two great matches in prospect.

Go North East named official transport partner for Newcastle Falcons as rugby fever hits region

Go North East named official transport partner for Newcastle Falcons as rugby fever hits region

News   •   Mar 21, 2019 15:36 GMT

Rugby fans across the North East and beyond can catch a glimpse of the revered Heineken Champions Cup and European Rugby Challenge Cup from this week, thanks to Go North East.

On the road to success – Go North East celebrates its inspiring females with senior appointments

On the road to success – Go North East celebrates its inspiring females with senior appointments

News   •   Mar 07, 2019 14:48 GMT

Ahead of International Women’s Day (Friday 8 March 2019), Go North East has announced a series of appointments to the company’s senior team, boosting its pool of inspiring female talent.

Go North East apprenticeships drive industry award wins

Go North East apprenticeships drive industry award wins

News   •   Mar 05, 2019 17:15 GMT

This National Apprenticeship Week (4 - 8 March 2019), the region’s biggest bus operator, Go North East is celebrating its young talent making a big impact – including two industry award-winning apprentices.

Why I’m living proof that apprenticeships work

Why I’m living proof that apprenticeships work

News   •   Mar 04, 2019 09:00 GMT

To mark the start of National Apprenticeship Week 2019 (4-8 March), former apprentice Colin Barnes - now engineering director at Go North East, shares his views on the value of apprenticeships, from his own experiences to heading up the company’s award-winning bus and coach engineering and maintenance scheme.

Service changes in North Tyneside from 24 March

Service changes in North Tyneside from 24 March

News   •   Feb 28, 2019 11:00 GMT

​From 24 March 2019, there will be changes to some services in North Tyneside.

Electric buses to hit the streets of Newcastle and Gateshead

Electric buses to hit the streets of Newcastle and Gateshead

News   •   Feb 06, 2019 14:35 GMT

Following an announcement by the Buses Minister Nusrat Ghani MP, bus operator Go North East and Nexus the Tyne and Wear Passenger Transport Executive, have been awarded funding in the latest round of the Government's Ultra-Low Emission Bus Scheme.

250 bus passengers get chatty in Go North East campaign tackling UK’s loneliness epidemic

250 bus passengers get chatty in Go North East campaign tackling UK’s loneliness epidemic

News   •   Jan 31, 2019 13:00 GMT

Around 250 people took advantage of a new initiative to combat loneliness this week (Tuesday 29th January 2019) as Go North East’s ten-strong team of ‘chatty champions’ boarded over 30 buses travelling across the region in a bid to get people talking.

Go North East recognised for customer service excellence
Go North East launches ‘Chatty Bus Champions’ to help tackle loneliness epidemic

Go North East launches ‘Chatty Bus Champions’ to help tackle loneliness epidemic

News   •   Jan 23, 2019 12:05 GMT

Amid research highlighting three in 10 Brits go at least one day a week without speaking to anyone and in a bid to support North Easterners who maybe battling with loneliness, Go North East is introducing ‘Chatty Bus Champions’ to three of its busiest routes on Tuesday 29th January.

Spennymoor special school launches library-on-wheels with Go North East bus donation

Spennymoor special school launches library-on-wheels with Go North East bus donation

News   •   Jan 23, 2019 09:08 GMT

A Go North East bus has been transformed into an inspirational learning environment, to encourage students with special educational needs from County Durham to read for fun and improve their literacy skills.

Go North East named first partner fully validated by National Express as part of new global standards initiative