Go North East thanks customers for patience after colleagues pull out all the stops during snow disruption
News • Feb 25, 2020 13:02 GMT
The North East’s largest bus company has thanked customers and colleagues for their patience and efforts during yesterday’s disruption that was caused by heavy snowfall and poor road conditions.
News • Feb 20, 2020 08:27 GMT
Two aspiring female engineers are hoping to inspire other women to follow in their footsteps, as part of ‘Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day’ (20 February).
News • Feb 14, 2020 17:35 GMT
Last week, during National Apprenticeship Week, Go North East’s Zoe Gibbons scooped the Customer Service Apprentice of the Year accolade at Gateshead College’s annual Edge Awards.
North East bus company hosts groundbreaking gender diversity conference as part of moves to get more women on the buses
News • Feb 07, 2020 11:00 GMT
Last week Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator and part of the Go-Ahead Group plc which was founded in Gateshead, hosted a ‘Women in Bus’ conference at Newcastle’s Vermont Hotel as part of the group’s Women in Bus initiative to increase gender diversity in bus roles.
Bus use in the North East grows for the first time in a decade as national statistics show services are now some of the best in the UK
News • Feb 06, 2020 18:25 GMT
Recent statistics from the Department for Transport show that the number of bus trips made across the North East rose in the last year for the first time in over a decade.
News • Feb 06, 2020 12:52 GMT
If you’re looking for the perfect Valentine’s present and would like to support North East businesses by shopping locally – one of these gift ideas could be for you.
News • Feb 03, 2020 08:05 GMT
This National Apprenticeship Week (3-7 February 2020), award-winning bus company Go North East is celebrating its engineering apprentices that help keep the wheels moving on its 700-strong fleet of buses.
News • Jan 31, 2020 17:53 GMT
Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, is extending its new year ticket offers so customers can continue to buy the new tickets at great value prices on the bus or in advance on the Go North East app.
News • Jan 27, 2020 08:42 GMT
The bus company is rolling out its unique ‘Air Filtering Bus’ to help tackle pollution in Newcastle and Gateshead and will be deployed to rotate across a variety of routes in the area from Summer 2020.
News • Jan 24, 2020 08:22 GMT
From 26 January, the X-lines X21 service will be improved to run every 15 minutes between Durham, Chester-le-Street and Newcastle.
News • Jan 13, 2020 13:26 GMT
Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, has appointed Mandy Davies into the newly created role of Service Delivery and Control Manager to help the company improve upon its existing high levels of operational performance to customers.
News • Jan 03, 2020 08:06 GMT
There will be changes to some Go North East bus services from 26 January 2020. Big improvements to X-lines X21 with buses running every 15 minutes between Durham and Newcastle. A new 311 service will be introduced, running every 20 minutes between Hadrian Park, High Farm, Coast Road and Newcastle.
News • Dec 31, 2019 11:59 GMT
Unlike some other public transport, Go North East bus fares will not be increasing at the start of the year. In fact, the region’s largest bus operator will be introducing some new tickets from 2 January to help with any new year’s blues and encourage more people to give the bus a try.
News • Dec 24, 2019 11:19 GMT
The region’s largest bus company, Go North East, welcomed hundreds of people to its special farewell bus event in Gateshead earlier this month.
News • Dec 18, 2019 14:30 GMT
Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, is gearing up to boost capacity on its services on the days of the Tyne and Wear Metro strike.
News • Dec 10, 2019 09:40 GMT
The region's largest bus company, Go North East, has joined Sun FM in their toy appeal in the build up to Christmas.
News • Dec 09, 2019 13:04 GMT
Local bus operator Go North East is holding a farewell event between 11am and 4pm on Sunday 15 December to mark the imminent retirement of its once large fleet of Scania L94 buses, a type that has served the North East for nearly 20 years.