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Roadworks and diversions affecting Go North East buses

Roadworks and diversions affecting Go North East buses

News   •   Mar 19, 2019 15:45 GMT

Here's our guide to ongoing and upcoming roadworks around the region.

Hospice 'shop on wheels' hits the region's roads after Go North East donates bus to support charity's £7.5m fundraising goal

Hospice 'shop on wheels' hits the region's roads after Go North East donates bus to support charity's £7.5m fundraising goal

News   •   Mar 19, 2019 07:35 GMT

​A double decker bus affectionately named 'Ozzie' in a public poll has been transformed into a charity shop on wheels, thanks to a donation from Go North East.

Go North East unveils new £3.5m Consett base

Go North East unveils new £3.5m Consett base

News   •   Mar 18, 2019 10:50 GMT

​After two and a half years of development, the region’s largest bus operator, Go North East opened the doors to its brand new £3.5 million, state-of-the-art Consett depot in County Durham on Friday.

Go North East apprentices share customer service expertise with Gateshead College for ‘day in the life’ initiative

Go North East apprentices share customer service expertise with Gateshead College for ‘day in the life’ initiative

News   •   Mar 12, 2019 09:32 GMT

​Two rising star apprentices at Go North East swapped roles with senior staff at Gateshead College last week, in a ‘day in the life’ experience to mark National Apprenticeship Week (4 - 8 March 2019).

Go North East tackles feet on seats with a quirky new solution

Go North East tackles feet on seats with a quirky new solution

News   •   Mar 08, 2019 14:02 GMT

The bus company is launching a quirky new solution to the age-old problem of people putting their feet up on rear facing bus seats.

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.