Go North East wraps up its first ever programme of events celebrating LGBT+ History Month

News   •   Mar 04, 2021 09:54 GMT

Throughout February, colleagues at Go North East marked LGBT+ History Month with a whole host of engaging activities.

Go North East launches online lost property tool to reunite belongings with customers quicker

News   •   Mar 02, 2021 09:44 GMT

The new system, provided by digital solutions company Not Lost, enables customers to log their items online via the Go North East website whilst members of the Go North East team upload details and photographs of things that have been handed in.

Innovative new vaccination bus partnership aims to increase vaccination take-up in Newcastle

News   •   Feb 25, 2021 13:33 GMT

The region’s largest bus operator, Go North East, is now working in partnership with Newcastle GP Services (NGPS) – the GP Federation for Newcastle – Newcastle City Council and community and voluntary sector partners to provide an outreach vaccination bus in the city.

Go North East mobilises replacement bus service for the Tyne and Wear Metro with help from local operators

News   •   Feb 19, 2021 12:00 GMT

Go North East has mobilised a large replacement bus service for the Tyne and Wear Metro, with the help of two local operators, whilst major works are carried out.

Contactless payments just got a whole lot easier on Go North East’s buses

News   •   Feb 19, 2021 09:29 GMT

​Contactless payments have just got a whole lot easier for Go North East customers with the introduction of ‘Tap On, Tap Off’ on further bus routes.

Go North East gives route between Middlesbrough and Newcastle a major upgrade with luxury coaches

News   •   Feb 15, 2021 15:21 GMT

From today, Go North East has introduced luxury coaches on its premium X10 express route that runs between Middlesbrough and Newcastle via the A19, serving Stockton, Norton, Billingham, Peterlee, Dalton Park, Heworth and Gateshead.

Go North East celebrates its apprentices ahead of National Apprenticeship Week

News   •   Feb 05, 2021 09:37 GMT

Ahead of National Apprenticeship Week (8 – 14 February 2021), award-winning bus company Go North East is celebrating its engineering apprentices who help keep the wheels moving on over 600 buses.

Closure of Durham Bus Station from Monday 15 February

News   •   Feb 04, 2021 17:49 GMT

From Monday 15 February, Durham Bus Station will be closed to allow demolition and redevelopment work to begin. Whilst the bus station is closed, a range of new bus stops will be introduced on North Road and at Millburngate.

Go North East continues important work to tackle mental health stigma

News   •   Feb 04, 2021 09:40 GMT

Colleagues at Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, will be marking Time to Talk Day today, Thursday 4 February.

How to get to your COVID-19 vaccination appointment

News   •   Feb 03, 2021 16:49 GMT

Frequent buses across the region, plus a dedicated bus stop at Centre for Life and shuttle buses to Nightingale Hospital.

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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