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Special event to mark hard working bus fleet bowing out after nearly 20 years

Special event to mark hard working bus fleet bowing out after nearly 20 years

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.

Go North East partners with NE1 Can programme to showcase career opportunities to 160 students

Go North East partners with NE1 Can programme to showcase career opportunities to 160 students

News   •   Dec 05, 2019 15:49 GMT

Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, has welcomed 160 students from schools including Walker Riverside Academy and Percy Hedley, as part of the NE1 Can programme, to its Gateshead Riverside depot to showcase its career and apprenticeship opportunities.

Stanley Bus Station – partial stand closures from 9 December

Stanley Bus Station – partial stand closures from 9 December

News   •   Dec 02, 2019 08:46 GMT

Durham County Council are working on partially closing Stanley Bus Station after 6pm to try and reduce anti-social behaviour.

Go North East has your Christmas and New Year travel needs wrapped up

Go North East has your Christmas and New Year travel needs wrapped up

News   •   Nov 28, 2019 12:52 GMT

Go North East buses run throughout the festive period, except Christmas Day and New Year's Day, with frequent services around the region.

Go North East launches special Black Friday offer and revamped app is on the way

Go North East launches special Black Friday offer and revamped app is on the way

News   •   Nov 27, 2019 14:50 GMT

Your travel needs are wrapped up with the launch of a special Black Friday offer on the Go North East app.

8 magical North East pantos

8 magical North East pantos

News   •   Nov 25, 2019 12:34 GMT

Put your travel worries behind you.

Opening of Beamish Museum’s new bus depot to preserve transport heritage

Opening of Beamish Museum’s new bus depot to preserve transport heritage

News   •   Nov 22, 2019 20:19 GMT

​The new Northern General Transport Bus Depot has opened its doors at Beamish, The Living Museum of the North today (Friday, 22nd November) – helping to preserve transport heritage and engineering skills, along with the century-old Northern name.

Prestigious awards shortlisting for Go North East’s accessibility and inclusive tourism

Prestigious awards shortlisting for Go North East’s accessibility and inclusive tourism

News   •   Nov 22, 2019 07:38 GMT

​The region’s largest bus company, Go North East, has been shortlisted at the North East Tourism Awards, recognising the bus operator’s commitment to providing memorable visitor experiences for everyone, particularly those with accessibility requirements.

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.