Go North East proposes ACAS talks in attempt to break pay deadlock
Go North East has proposed ACAS-brokered talks with trade union, Unite, in a bid to prevent industrial action.
Hundreds of Go North East bus drivers set for inflation-busting £2,400 pay rise
Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, has made its drivers an unprecedented offer to increase pay by £2,400 per year. If the proposal is agreed payments will be backdated to 1 July.
Go North East takes over Arriva services in North Tyneside from Sunday 3 September
Go North East announces taking over Arriva's North Tyneside Services from 3 September.
Go North East sets sail to Hartlepool to provide Park & Ride transport for Tall Ships event
Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, has been appointed to operate the park and ride sites at this week’s Tall Ships Races in Hartlepool.
Introducing the new Discovery Ticket
The region's largest bus operator, Go North East, has introduced a new 'Discovery' ticket.
Go North East celebrates English Tourism Week by announcing return of seasonal services
To celebrate English Tourism Week, Go North East has announced the return of its popular seasonal services which show off the best of the region and boost the local economy.
Go North East supports accessibility improvements on its game-changing fleet
Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, is excited to be showing its support for disabled people and those with mobility needs.
Improvements to Coast Road services from Sunday 26 March
From Sunday 26 March, we will be working in partnership with Arriva North East to deliver improvements to the Coast Road 309, 310 and 311 services.
New Year cheer: £2 bus tickets for all our bus routes
From 1 January, travel by bus for just £2, thanks to £60 million Government funding to bring down the cost of single tickets until 31 March.
Bus-mad Jack launches the return of Go North East's Santa Bus for 2022
All of his Christmases came at once, as local lad Jack was given the opportunity to launch the Go North East Santa Bus for its return.
Unite strike action by engineers suspended
Following constructive talks with Unite, the planned strike action by Go North East engineers next week has been suspended.
Possible engineering strike action from 19 December
STATEMENT FROM GO NORTH EAST
To avoid any impact on the passengers who depend on us, contingency measures will be in place and our comprehensive network of bus services will continue to operate as usual.
In summer, we offered a 10% pay increase to all our staff. In September, Unite accepted this for the 1,270 drivers they represent. Unite have now decided to pursue increases of between 1