Go North East to take part in Football Shirt Friday in aid of Cancer Research UK and the Bobby Moore Fund

News   •   Nov 19, 2020 15:41 GMT

Go North East team members will be switching up their uniform again this week, this time for Football Shirt Friday to help raise funds for charity.

Go North East shows its support for Trans Awareness Week

News   •   Nov 18, 2020 16:13 GMT

As a company, Go North East is committed to playing their part in tackling inequality and prejudice not just across our workforce, but also in the communities they serve.

Go North East raises hundreds of pounds for Children in Need

News   •   Nov 16, 2020 14:28 GMT

Team members from across the region’s largest bus company, Go North East, switched up their usual uniform for fancy dress and yellow clothing on Friday to raise money for BBC’s Children in Need.

Go North East celebrates its network planning and scheduling teams on Transport Planning Day

News   •   Nov 16, 2020 09:08 GMT

Today, Monday 16th November, is Transport Planning Day and Go North East is celebrating the hard work that goes on behind the scenes from its network planning and scheduling team.

Go North East to recognise Remembrance Sunday

News   •   Nov 06, 2020 14:40 GMT

Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, will be recognising Remembrance Sunday, the 8th November, by proudly showing support for all who have served, sacrificed and changed our world with its branded ‘Poppy Bus’, as well as raising money across its depots for the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal.

Changes to a small number of services during lockdown

News   •   Nov 06, 2020 13:26 GMT

Almost all our services are running to their normal timetables, so we’re here when you need us during the national lockdown. However, we are making minor changes to a small number of evening and seasonal services which are not required during the lockdown.

Go North East route that serves South Shields, Jarrow, Gateshead and Newcastle goes up in the world with double-deck buses

News   •   Nov 05, 2020 08:46 GMT

The upgraded double-deck buses will help increase seated capacity on the services by 77%, and passengers can charge into town with free Wi-Fi and USB charging points at every seat.

Go North East trials UK’s first 6-cylinder bus as part of £5million investment

News   •   Nov 04, 2020 15:02 GMT

Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, has invested £5million into new, environmentally friendly buses from Wrightbus, a UK-based bus manufacturer.

Go North East celebrates its 233 engineers that help keep the wheels moving on the region’s buses

News   •   Nov 04, 2020 09:53 GMT

​Today (4th November), on ‘This Is Engineering Day’, Go North East is celebrating its award-winning engineering team that help keep the wheels moving on its 650-strong fleet of buses.

Halloween competition

News   •   Oct 20, 2020 13:20 BST

We're hoping to inject some light-hearted fun into Halloween this year.

About Go North East

On the Go since 1913

Around 175,000 journeys are made on Go North East bus services every day to travel around this wonderful region. Travelling to work or education, to visit friends and family, to have a night out, or to visit one of the region's many tourist and leisure attractions.

For over 100 years, Go North East has connected the region's towns and villages with the cities of Newcastle, Durham and Sunderland and currently operates across Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham and into Tees Valley.

Employing over 2,000 local people, with a fleet of almost 700 buses and coaches and an annual turnover of £100m, the company is the regional subsidiary of the Go-Ahead Group plc, one of the UK's leading providers of passenger transport.


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