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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.

Northumberland County Show 2019

Northumberland County Show 2019

News   •   May 20, 2019 13:48 BST

If you're looking for a bank holiday day out with a difference, then join in the fun at the ​Northumberland County Show on Monday 27 May.

The dawn of a new era for express bus service between Durham and Sunderland

The dawn of a new era for express bus service between Durham and Sunderland

News   •   May 16, 2019 16:01 BST

Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, is launching a new standard of express buses on a reinvigorated X20 route from Monday 20 May, giving customers a fast and direct service between Durham and Sunderland under a new ‘X-lines’ brand, which is around 25% faster than the normal bus service.

Bus managers speak out on Air Quality as final days of consultation approach

Bus managers speak out on Air Quality as final days of consultation approach

News   •   May 14, 2019 15:33 BST

​The region’s bus operators are keen to make it clear that buses are part of the solution, not the problem, in improving air quality and, that under the right option in the current Air Quality consultation, they could do even more in supporting the region.

The Cricket World Cup is coming to the North East – here's our travel guide

The Cricket World Cup is coming to the North East – here's our travel guide

News   •   May 14, 2019 09:29 BST

The Cricket World Cup is coming to the North East with three fantastic One Day Internationals taking place at the Emirates Riverside in Chester-le-Street.

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!

Spice Girls at the Stadium of Light – your handy travel guide

Spice Girls at the Stadium of Light – your handy travel guide

News   •   May 01, 2019 14:17 BST

Extra buses, express service from Newcastle and money saving tickets.

May Day and Spring Bank Holiday Buses

May Day and Spring Bank Holiday Buses

News   •   Apr 24, 2019 10:24 BST

Most buses will run to Sunday timetables on Monday 6 and Monday 27 May, with the exception of services X66 and X88.

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.