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London News 12/28/13

 
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 16, 2014 1:04 pm    Post subject: London News 12/28/13 Reply with quote

From the Yahoo London Group

BUS NEWS - Week 28/12/13

Members are reminded that this info is published in good faith and from available information. Last minute changes sometimes occur, especially when external factors have an influence.

Updated Information - 28/12/13


[Arriva London North] - LT5 has been seen in service carrying its’ new registration of LTZ1005 (ex LT12EHT).


[Go Ahead London]
LT118 - LTZ1118 ® 12/13, chassis no: SA9DDRXXX13141131, body no: AJ488
EB1 - LC63CYA - in service since: 20/12/13
EB2 - LC63CXY - in service since: 23/12/13


Service Changes - 28/12/13
(excluding diversions for roadworks)

There are no planned service changes this week.

Full details of service patterns and additional services around New Year can be found at:
http://www.londonbusroutes.net/christmas.htm


Existing Diversions due to complete on 28/12/13
(Please note that these plans and times may be subject to change)

Route 211 [Abellio - QB] - Owing to railway works in Waterloo Cab Road, temporarily revised to start and finish journeys in York Road, arriving via York Road.

Route 284 [Metrobus - MB] - Owing to railway works in Ravensbourne Park, temporarily diverted in both directions via Catford Road, Stanstead Road, Brockley Rise, Stondon Park, Brockley Road, Brockley Grove and Chudleigh Road.

Route 507 [London General - RA] - Owing to railway works in Waterloo Cab Road, temporarily revised to start and finish journeys in York Road, arriving via York Road.


Existing Diversions due to complete on 02/01/14
(Please note that these plans and times may be subject to change)

Route 175 [Stagecoach East London - NS] - Owing to seasonal closure of Ford's works, temporarily withdrawn between Ford's Works and New Road/Kent Avenue.



TfL Area Publications

A new Tube Map has been issued, dated December 2013, featuring a front cover entitled, “All time would be perpetual Spring 2013”, by Imran Qureshi, in the “Art on the Underground” series.

A new, “Explore London with Barclays Cycle Hire” multifold leaflet has been issued, dated Winter 2013/14.

Continuing Your Journey from Bayswater and Queensway - TFL25380.12.12
Reprinted but retains the same order number as before.
Front cover has a revised TfL Logo with, “Every Journey Matters”.
CabWise advert from page-2 removed.
Footer on page-4 changed with travel information number now as 0343-222-1234.
Leaflet found to be only available at Bayswater.

Continuing Your Journey from Kings Cross St. Pancras - TFL26708.09.13
Reprinted but retains the same order number as before.
Front cover has a revised TfL Logo with, “Every Journey Matters”.
The opportunity to remove the error of route 476 being shown as a 24 hour route has not been taken up.

Continuing Your Journey from Liverpool Street - TFL27475.11.13
Front cover has a revised TfL Logo with, “Every Journey Matters”.
Route 8 revised to terminate at Bow (from Old Ford).
Route 47 revised to terminate at Bellingham (from Catford).
Route 388 revised to terminate at Stratford Bus Station (from Hackney Wick).
Route N8 revised to terminate at Oxford Circus (from Tottenham Court Road).

Continuing Your Journey from Paddington - TFL26711.09.13
Reprinted but retains the same order number as before.
Front cover has a revised TfL Logo with, “Every Journey Matters”.
CabWise advert from page-2 removed.

Continuing Your Journey from St. James’s Park - TFL24206.07.12
Reprinted but retains the same order number as before.
Front cover has a revised TfL Logo with, “Every Journey Matters”.
Order number moved from page-1 to page-4.
Footer on page-4 changed with travel information number now as 0343-222-1234.


New Buses

[Arriva London South] - Delivery is expected soon for 21 10.5m Volvo B5L Hybrid double deckers with Wrightbus Gemini 2 bodywork. These buses will be allocated to Brixton Garage [BN]. It is understood that these buses are ready for dispatch and should start to be delivered very soon. Please note that none of these are in service yet.

HV132 - LT63UHR
HV133 - LT63UJO
HV134 - LT63UJP
HV135 - LT63UJR
HV136 - LT63UJS
HV137 - LT63UJU
HV138 - LT63UJV
HV139 - LT63UJW
HV140 - LT63UJX
HV141 - LT63UJY
HV142 - LT63UJZ
HV143 - LT63UJD
HV144 - LT63UJE
HV145 - LT63UJF
HV146 - LT63UJG
HV147 - LT63UJH
HV148 - LT63UJJ
HV149 - LT63UJK
HV150 - LT63UJL
HV151 - LT63UJM
HV152 - LT63UJN


[Arriva the Shires - MK Metro] - Eight new electric 9.6m Wrightbus E-Tric wheel-forward B37F StreetLite WFEV single deck buses are being delivered to work on route 7 from Wolverton to Bletchley. They are scheduled to start in service some time in January.

5001 - KP63TDU ® 11/13, body no: AH533, chassis no: SA9DSRXXX13141194
5002 - KP63TDV ® 11/13, body no: AH534, chassis no: SA9DSRXXX13141195
5003 - KP63TDX ® 11/13, body no: AH535, chassis no: SA9DSRXXX13141196
5004 - KP63TDZ ® 11/13, body no: AH536, chassis no: SA9DSRXXX13141197
5005 - KP63TEJ ® 11/13, body no: AH537, chassis no: SA9DSRXXX13141198
5006 - KP63TEO ® 11/13, body no: AH538, chassis no: SA9DSRXXX13141199
5007 - KP63TEU ® 11/13, body no: AH539, chassis no: SA9DSRXXX13141200
5008 - KP63TEV ® 11/13, body no: AH540, chassis no: SA9DSRXXX13141201


[First Berkshire] - Five new Volvo 7900H hybrid single deckers have been delivered for the “7 Series” routes at Slough Garage [SL]. Entry into service will depend on when PDI checks at the Volvo (Hayes) dealership have been completed and their branding has been applied.

VSH69930 - BJ63UHZ
VSH69931 - BJ63UJV
VSH69932 - BJ63UJW
VSH69933 - BJ63UJX
VSH69934 - BJ63UJZ


[Go Ahead London] - LT119 was delivered to Stockwell Garage two weeks ago and has yet to enter service.

LT119 - LTZ1119


[Go Ahead - MetroBus] - Ten new 10.8m E20D Enviro 200 single decker buses in blue livery are being delivered to Crawley Garage [CY] to replace elderly Darts. Five of the batch have been delivered to Belvedere Garage [BV] this week.

763 - YX63ZWW - body no. D244/1
764 - YX63ZWY - body no. D244/2
765 - YX63ZWZ - body no. D244/3
766 - YX63ZXA - body no. D244/4
767 - YX63ZXB - body no. D244/5
768 - YX63ZXC - body no. D244/6
769 - YX63ZXD - body no. D244/7
770 - YX63ZXE - body no. D244/8
771 - YX63ZXF - body no. D244/9
772 - YX63ZXG - body no. D244/10


Source details from:
Bus News reporting team
LOTS
www.londonbusroutes.net

Ian
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