[8] However, he left soon after with Strawberry being acquired by D&G and Julian Peddle and merged into the main company and the name and livery being dropped in favour of the SLT brand. In 2000 the depot was relocated to its current premises.[3]. ONE-WAY ROAD CLOSURE. Teams from Rotala, Smart Graphics, Ticketer, Transport for Greater Manchester and Wrightbus worked through the night on Saturday 10 August to ensure that the fleet was ready to roll on the Sunday morning. ... North Tyne 2015 5--655 NK15 GDJ Optare Solo SR M925 Optare Peterlee indiGo - East Durham 2015 5--656 NK15 GDO Optare Solo SR M925 Optare Peterlee indiGo - East Durham 2015 5-- Birmingham and Midland Motor Omnibus Comapny Limited (BMMO) Trading as: Midland “Red” Motor Services Historical and Foreign. Green Triangle Buses was established in April 1998 by Martin Bott and David Stewart. Diamond Bus. Following the purchase of Green Triangle Buses on 1st March 2015, the business was rebranded to Diamond Bus North West and has become part of the North West division of Rotala, with its existing hub in Preston headed by Bob Dunn as Managing Director. Since then, the company has steadily expanded its network, primarily through tender gains. Diamond North West provides bus services in the Greater Manchester, Wigan and Lancashire area. Thanks to the marvels of modern technology, you can see where a particular vehicle has been recently, and which vehicles have operated a particular service. This expansion took the company deeper into both Wigan and Bolton, with the most significant gain being the award of the GMPTE Easylink network of services. All vehicle types — Overview Search by Operator and Vehicle type Operator. Kit Vickery found out what that will mean for customers. An opportunity for expansion came in 1998 with the opening of the Trafford Centre. Go North West, Go North West MCR, Manchester’s orbits PC2021320 Go North West Limited, Boyle Street, Manchester, M8 8UT Part of the Go-Ahead Group plc Depots: Go North West, Go North West MCR, Manchester’s orbits WELCOME. RE: Diamond Bus North West I would also think Wright bus has given some sort of penalty for non-delivery so that would of gone towards the costing of buying them from First. This essentially provided an extension to the existing service, running back to Leigh via Atherton. Go North West (Go-Ahead Group) MP Travel, Davyhulme, Greater Manchester. Track every bus in our fleet in real-time and get live departure information. Go North West: 3014: BN61 MWY: Manchester: Volvo B5LH / Wright Eclipse Gemini 2: Go North West: 3101: SN14 TTE: Manchester: Alexander Dennis Enviro400: Go North West: 3102: SN14 TTK: Manchester: Alexander Dennis Enviro400: Go North West: 3103: SN14 TTU: Manchester: Alexander Dennis Enviro400: Go North West: 3104: SN14 TTV: Manchester: Alexander Dennis Enviro400: Go North West: 3105: SN14 … RE: Diamond Bus North West (08/12/2020 20:15) SK15 GZG Wrote: Your assumption is incorrect. In January 2013, SLT commenced operating the Bolton Metroshuttle with two Optare Versa hybrids, However they lost that tender to Cumfy Bus in January 2014 who had recently made a move to Bolton following the collapse of Maytree Travel.[9]. In October 2013, South Lancs Travel added an hourly service onto Arriva North West's 715 service running from Wigan to Bolton via Aspull, Westhoughton and Ladybridge however in November 2013 the application to go on the route was rejected and the Traffic Commissioner made South Lancs Travel run the service for free for about three weeks. This site was designed with the Diamond North West. ... Diamond North West Promoting A Better Way. Chassis Type: Alexander-Dennis Dart SLF Body Type: Alexander-Dennis Pointer. In June 2019, the Queens Road depot was taken over by Go North West with 163 buses. Services; Map; Vehicles; This is an unofficial and probably incomplete list of Go North West vehicles (well, ticket machines) that have ever appeared in the live bus tracking system.. Services; Map; Vehicles; 8 MANCHESTER Shudehill Interchange to BOLTON Interchange 15 MANCHESTER Piccadilly to Flixton 18 ECCLES Interchange to Manchester Airport 20 BOLTON Interchange to intu Trafford Centre 21 intu Trafford Centre to Agecroft 22 BOLTON Interchange to intu Trafford Centre 29 Salford Quays to Boothstown Thanks to the marvels of modern technology, you can see where a particular vehicle has been recently, and which vehicles have operated a particular service. Go North West. The 673 only lasted a short time, although the link was later reinstated as the 132; the 674 continues to this day, although it is now numbered 126. 150414 3074. Find out more. Who are Diamond North West? Diamond North West was formed from the purchase of South Lancs Travel by Rotala Plc in 2015. Welcome & Enjoy!! These were joined by three South Lancashire Transport (also owned by the two partners) single deckers for use on school services. All fleet lists on this site are unofficial. To record a change of depot, status, or livery, click on a vehicle to bring up the vehicle record, then use the relevant "change" button. Show recent updates sorted by fleet number or by date. The new business began with two new Mercedes-Benz Varios which were used on a Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive tender. Strawberry's founder Oliver Howarth became joint operations director of the enlarged company. This was linked up with an existing service to form a through service from Leigh to Bolton. Journey Planner. TUESDAY 19 TH JANUARY 2021. Fleet No: Reg No: Seating: New: Depot: Livery: Prev Owner: 20023 w SN05HDD B29F 2005 Tividale Diamond DVB, 2010. 82 were here. Green Triangle Buses was established in April 1998 by Martin Bott and David Stewart. 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The most notable of these took place in 2002, when, following competitive registrations by First, SLT offered "return tickets for the price of a single fare" - First responded with a £2.00 (later £2.50 then £3.00) weekly ticket for travel within the Leigh area.[3]. BETWEEN 19:00HRS & 06:00HRS We are advised that Stott Lane will close in its southbound direction only on the above date and times in order to facilitate essential maintenance to a high mast telecommunications tower. Sitemap. All fleet lists on this site are unofficial. However, this was soon followed by the withdrawal of the 652. Foreign. RE: Diamond Bus North West (09/12/2020 19:46) darylyates17 Wrote: http://www.wmbusphotos.com/diamondpages/fleetlist2.html The Rotala fleet list on wmbusphotos shows them as follows 40795 MX70 APF 40796 MX70 APK 40797 MX70 APO 40798 MX70 APU 40799 MX70 APY 40800 MX70 APZ 40801 MX70 ARF 40802 MX70 ARO 40803 MX70 ARU 40804 MX70 ARV ONE-WAY ROAD CLOSURE 07/01/2021 18:23:07 TUESDAY 19TH JANUARY 2021. Contact. Updated 09 Jan 2021. On 1 March 2015, the business was sold to Rotala and rebranded Diamond Bus North West. [16], Diamond Bus North West takes over First Manchester depot this Sunday, Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive, Companies House extract company no 3037228, Companies House extract company no 3626201, Bolton's free town centre bus to continue, Diamond North West services are expanding, Congestion charging in Greater Manchester, Greater Manchester Transport Innovation Fund, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Diamond_North_West&oldid=969110901, Companies based in the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 23 July 2020, at 13:18. This was supplemented through the introduction of route 652 (Leigh - Hindley - Wigan). Stagecoach Cumbria and North Lancashire. Thanks to the marvels of modern technology, you can see where a particular vehicle has been recently, and which vehicles have operated a particular service. England. Bus Services North West. The company was founded as Green Triangle Buses and then subsequently renamed South Lancs Travel before being purchased by Rotala and rebranded as Diamond North West in 2015. From the latest fleet movements to historical records, our fleet lists hold it all! First Greater Manchester. Stagecoach East Midlands (PB0001484, PF0001611, PF0007038) Go West Travel Limited; Lincolnshire Road Car Company Limited, Warneford House, Runcorn Road, Lincoln, [3] These were joined by three South Lancashire Transport (also owned by the two partners) single deckers for use on school services. S - Z. Scottish Fleet Links. First also introduced a short-lived competing 652 service, albeit operating from Hindley Green to Shakerley via Leigh. Home. Diamond Bus North West. This fleet list is unofficial and not associated with any operator/group Diamond PC0004417 Diamond Bus (North West) Limited, 22/23 Chanters Industrial Estate, Bolton, M46 9BE Preston Bus PC0001777 Hallmark Preston Bus Limited 221 Deepdale Road, Preston, PR1 6NY Bus Tracker. [13][14][15], As at March 2018, Diamond North West operated 83 routes. Stagecoach South West (SDVN) Services; Map; Vehicles; This is an unofficial and probably incomplete list of Stagecoach South West (SDVN) vehicles (well, ticket machines) that have ever appeared in the live bus tracking system.. Track every bus in our fleet in real-time and get live departure information. Scottish Independents ... South Yorkshire. Services; Map; Vehicles; This is an unofficial and probably incomplete list of Diamond Bus vehicles (well, ticket machines) that have ever appeared in the live bus tracking system.. List of Links to known web published Bus Fleetlists. Your local bus services for Greater Manchester Lancashire and Merseyside UK Bus Fleetlists. West Yorkshire Bus Depots & Stations. And you don't often get 29 buses for sale at once that good for a fleet to all be one type and they like Wright types. The new business began with two new Mercedes-Benz Varios which were used on a Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive tender. Updated 11 Jan 2021. [1], As at March 2014 the fleet consisted of 52 buses. Commercial work was also added, with SLT taking over route 592 (between Shakerley and Bolton) in 2002, acquiring the service from the one-man Atherton Bus Company following the retirement of the owner. Historic. Unofficial fleet list compiled by www.ukbuses.co.uk - last updated Friday, 25 December 2020. The company also added a network of services in western Wigan in 2005, when it purchased Blue Bus of Bolton's Appley Bridge outstation. All our routes and timetables can be found here. RE: Diamond Bus North West (17/11/2020 01:34) buses7675 Wrote: So a contact advises, 2 white unregistered Streetlite DFs have arrived at Bolton Depot today (Monday 16/11/2020) Might be the same ones, might not but 2 white ones arrived at Eccles depot and have been given fleet numbers 20185 BX70GHG & 20187 BX70GHH In August 2019, Diamond North West purchased First Manchester's Bolton depot. … Manchester-based bus operator Go North West are making bus travel across the city even safer, with the installation of hand sanitiser dispensers across their whole fleet. Your local bus services for Greater ManchesterLancashire and Merseyside, Find out more about all the measures we have put in place to keep you and your fellow passengers safe, Get even more connected with the Diamond Bus App, You can plan your journey from your desktop on our websiteor on the move, on your mobile with the Diamond App, The latest information on service changes, diversions and disruptions, West Midlands   Worcestershire   North West. Diamond Bus (North West) Ltd.,[2] trading as Diamond North West, is a bus operator providing services in the districts of Bolton and Wigan in Greater Manchester operating an extensive commercial network along with tendered services on behalf of Transport for Greater Manchester. D&G Bus, Crewe, Cheshire. There were no repaints last week. From Yahoo Groups: South Lancs Travel have also been involved in head-to-head competition with First Manchester on a number of occasions. Ellenvale, Fletchertown. North West Fleet list template © Copyright 2020 ukbuses.co.uk. North West: Scotland: South East: Arriva North West. List of links to Bus Fleetlists published on the web. Diamond Bus North West took over the operations of the former First Manchester depot in Weston Street, Bolton from Sunday 11 August. Wales. The fleet of ADL Enviro 400s and Wright Streetlites were allocated elsewhere within Greater Manchester.. 1/4. Green Triangle introduced two new daytime services to the centre in the form of the 673 from Atherton and the 674 from Leigh. West Midlands Bus: 30526: BX62 FDC: Tividale: Volvo B7RLE / Wright Eclipse 2: West Midlands Bus: 30527: BX62 FEM: Tividale: Volvo B7RLE / Wright Eclipse 2: West Midlands Bus: 30802: KX08 HMZ: Tividale: MAN / Plaxton Centro: Diamond (blue) 30805: KX08 HMY: Tividale: MAN / Plaxton Centro: Diamond (blue) 30806: WX58 FRV: Tividale: MAN / Plaxton Centro: Diamond (blue) 30807: BU08 DCO: … More recently, First introduced a competing 635 service - SLT retaliated by introducing journeys on the 600 between Wigan and Ashton-in-Makerfield, and offering a £1.00 flat fare. It is Diamond’s aim to deliver a frequent, reliable, clean and friendly traveling environment for its customers. Preserved Buses List. STOTT LANE SOUTHBOUND ONLY. SLT has more recently expanded its network of services in Bolton, introducing the 514 (in 2009) and 574 (in 2011) services to Middlebrook, as well as taking over service 515 to Ladybridge in 2011 when Arriva North West decided to withdraw the route. A bus operator in the North West. Search this site. On 30 September 2011, South Lancs Travel was sold to Julian Peddle and Crewe based D&G Bus. Welcome to Diamond Bus North West on Facebook. In August 2019, the Bolton depot was taken over by Diamond Bus North West. Photo supplied by Go North West It’s time to squirt and go! Use our great journey planner to find our nearest stop. Diamond Bus North West. Wonder if they will rebrand the fleet as diamond bus in Manchester or leave it as it is as SLT. Rally Calendar. Find out more. Wonder no more, it is confirmed in the statement Tony originally posted: The legal entity name will be changed to Diamond Bus (North West Ltd) and over the medium term the intention is to rebrand the business. Stagecoach Manchester. England Scotland Wales. View our new interactive fleet list and map; Fleet Allocation; Fleet List; Fleet Archive; 3 January 2021 . It also introduced service 516/517 to Horwich, replacing a similar First Manchester service but on an improved frequency. It also serves some areas of the districts of Salford and Trafford. More. Stagecoach Manchester [4] The combined operation was rebranded as South Lancs Travel. About Diamond Bus North West. [3], Further Varios were quickly added to the fleet, which were used on Green Triangle's first commercial service, route 675 a half-hourly service between Leigh and Shakerley via Astley and Tyldesley. For North East fleet lists, please click the image above. In 1999 the business of Bellairs & Dootson was purchased. This fleet list is unofficial and not associated with any operator/group. UK Wide Locations. The Appley Bridge outstation closed in May 2007. Top bosses at Diamond announced a massive purchase of new and improved buses for their North West fleet. Scotland. Following the withdrawal of First Greater Manchester services to Shevington, the SLT 600 was withdrawn in May 2008 and SLT is now the sole operator of services to Shevington and Appley Bridge. [3], In 2006 entrepreneur Julian Peddle bought a 30% stake in the company.[5]. [6][7] In January 2012, Strawberry merged with South Lancs Travel and moved its operations to SLT's depot in Atherton. tester. Fleet All three services directly competed against the incumbent operator, Bellairs & Dootson.[3]. Fleetlists Scottish Fleet Links ... North East Wales. Bus Services. Use our great journey planner to find our nearest stop, All our routes and timetables can be found here, We offer a range of tickets that are available online as a mobile ticket or can be purchased on the bus, Find out about all the measures we have put inplace…, Diamond North West joins other bus companies in Greater Man…, We will be freezing all of our bus fares in January 2021 acr…. 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