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Easter weekend service information

Easter weekend service information

News   •   Mar 29, 2019 14:51 GMT

Here's our guide to our services over the Easter weekend.

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.

92% passenger satisfaction for Go North East

92% passenger satisfaction for Go North East

News   •   Mar 27, 2019 08:54 GMT

Bus travel in the region has been given the thumbs up this month, with Go North East customers reporting an overall satisfaction score of 92%, according to the results of independent national research.

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.

Service changes from 7 April

Service changes from 7 April

News   •   Mar 21, 2019 13:00 GMT

From 7 April 2019, there will be changes to some services in Western Gateshead and Derwentside.

Go North East puts poetry in motion to encourage mobility and drive customer wellbeing

Go North East puts poetry in motion to encourage mobility and drive customer wellbeing

News   •   Mar 21, 2019 12:08 GMT

As the UK welcomes World Poetry Day (Thursday 21 March 2019), Go North East is taking specially-commissioned verse on the road, as part of a creative project to promote inclusivity amongst residents.

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.