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The ‘BooBee’ bus arrives in the North East to raise awareness of breast cancer

The ‘BooBee’ bus arrives in the North East to raise awareness of breast cancer

News   •   Nov 21, 2019 09:25 GMT

​Go North East has partnered with UK bus manufacturer Alexander Dennis and the ​Prevent Breast Cancer charity to raise awareness of breast cancer across the region.

Go North East and Gateshead College recognised for revolutionary training programme at Princess Royal Training Awards

Go North East and Gateshead College recognised for revolutionary training programme at Princess Royal Training Awards

News   •   Nov 20, 2019 09:16 GMT

Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, and Gateshead College, the best performing college in England for post 16 education and training, have been commended with a Princess Royal Training Award for their workplace learning at a ceremony that was held at St James’s Palace in London.

Go North East shines a light on special 10th anniversary edition of Lumiere Durham

Go North East shines a light on special 10th anniversary edition of Lumiere Durham

News   •   Nov 19, 2019 14:15 GMT

​Go North East, the region's largest bus company, proudly supported Lumiere Durham on the 10th anniversary of the UK’s largest light festival.

£720,000 investment from Go North East in state of the art environmentally friendly buses for its X30 route

£720,000 investment from Go North East in state of the art environmentally friendly buses for its X30 route

News   •   Nov 07, 2019 13:19 GMT

​Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, has invested £720,000 in 3 brand-new, state of the art, environmentally friendly buses for its X30 route which serves Consett, Catchgate, Annfield Plain, Stanley, Sunniside, Whickham, Dunston and Newcastle.

Go North East offers free bus travel for veterans and members of the Armed Forces

Go North East offers free bus travel for veterans and members of the Armed Forces

News   •   Nov 06, 2019 17:09 GMT

Go North East, the region’s largest bus operator, is proud to offer free travel on all of its buses across the North East for all veterans and members of the Armed Forces on Remembrance Sunday 10 November 2019.

Service changes from 3 November 2019

Service changes from 3 November 2019

News   •   Oct 30, 2019 13:37 GMT

We'll be making changes to a small number of services from Sunday 3 November.

The Great Geordie Songbook – guide and competition

The Great Geordie Songbook – guide and competition

News   •   Oct 15, 2019 11:25 BST

We've got a pair of tickets up for grabs for The Great Geordie Songbook at Sage Gateshead on Sunday 3 November.

Saltwell Park Fireworks – Saturday 2 November

Saltwell Park Fireworks – Saturday 2 November

News   •   Oct 15, 2019 08:09 BST

We'll be running a special bus service from Gateshead Interchange as well as our regular services that stop outside the park entrance on Durham Road.

Extra evening buses for Lumiere Durham – 14-17 November

Extra evening buses for Lumiere Durham – 14-17 November

News   •   Oct 14, 2019 12:58 BST

Extra buses and money saving tickets.

Chester-le-Street Riverside Fireworks – 3 November

Chester-le-Street Riverside Fireworks – 3 November

News   •   Oct 14, 2019 09:20 BST

Chester-le-Street Riverside Fireworks is back on Sunday 3 November and we've got 5 pairs of tickets to give away.

Out with the old and in with the new as Go North East invests £1.8 million in state of the art environmentally friendly buses for its Green Arrow services

Out with the old and in with the new as Go North East invests £1.8 million in state of the art environmentally friendly buses for its Green Arrow services

News   •   Oct 11, 2019 12:48 BST

The region’s largest bus company, Go North East, has invested £1.8 million in 11 brand-new, state of the art, environmentally friendly buses for its popular Green Arrow services.

Go North East teams up with Newcastle United Foundation for World Mental Health Day

Go North East teams up with Newcastle United Foundation for World Mental Health Day

News   •   Oct 10, 2019 14:29 BST

Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, teamed up with Newcastle United Foundation for World Mental Health Day on Thursday 10 October.

Service changes from 27 October

Service changes from 27 October

News   •   Oct 10, 2019 13:59 BST

We'll be making changes to a small number of services from Sunday 27 October.

Top award for local apprentice who has risen to Engineering Director

Top award for local apprentice who has risen to Engineering Director

News   •   Oct 04, 2019 16:33 BST

Colin Barnes, 44 from Sunderland, the Engineering Director at Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, was named ‘Engineer of the Year’ at the routeone Awards earlier this week with judges noting that “he has so much ‘oomph’ it is unbelievable”.

10 fang-tastic things to do this Halloween

10 fang-tastic things to do this Halloween

News   •   Oct 01, 2019 12:54 BST

​It's that time of year again, and there are plenty of fang-tastic activities around the region for families to enjoy. Have a look at our spooktacular guide and see what takes your fancy!

Changes to services 6, 6A, 704, Q3, X30 and X31 from 29 September

Changes to services 6, 6A, 704, Q3, X30 and X31 from 29 September

News   •   Sep 18, 2019 09:36 BST

Following feedback from customers regarding the times of journeys on an evening, journeys on services 6, 6A, X30 and X31 after approximately 7pm will change times, to provide improved connections with other services and better journeys home for shift workers.

All aboard for the Glass Centre

All aboard for the Glass Centre

News   •   Sep 16, 2019 07:45 BST

Sunderland's National Glass Centre and neighbouring residential areas are to be served by a new regular bus service. The new 702 service is being introduced by the Connect 700 Partnership.

Go North East drivers ranked amongst the UK’s best at national Bus Driver of the Year competition

Go North East drivers ranked amongst the UK’s best at national Bus Driver of the Year competition

News   •   Sep 12, 2019 08:26 BST

Bus drivers Joanne Keenan, from Washington, and Sean Wheatley, from Chester-le-Street, have been acknowledged as two of the best in the UK at this year’s national Bus Driver of the Year competition.

North East bus operators to showcase their accessible buses

North East bus operators to showcase their accessible buses

News   •   Sep 11, 2019 13:22 BST

North East bus operators are holding a special event this Saturday to showcase accessibility on local bus services.

Go North East pull out all the stops to mark their 39th Great North Run a success

Go North East pull out all the stops to mark their 39th Great North Run a success

News   •   Sep 11, 2019 09:20 BST

Since the UK’s biggest half marathon began way back in 1981, Go North East has provided baggage and transport services to tens of thousands of participants and supporters each year.