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Ensign Happenings 2021
« on: January 29, 2021, 04:19:32 PM »
First set of movements for 2021, with thanks to
Ross Newman as usual.

One and all….

Purfleet in January, quiet for obvious reasons………


VEHICLES IN

From First Wales : Solos WX05RUC / RUO.

From Marchants Coaches : Versa’s YJ57XVO / XVP / CX58AUA.

From Metroline :  MAN LK07AYJ   E200 YX09FNK   Dart RN51DOH.

From First Essex : Tridents LN51GOE / LT52XAA

From Arriva Kent and Surrey : Scania YN06TFZ.

From Nu-Venture : Trident LK05GFO.

From RATP London : E200s YX58DVH / SK07DXF   Scania YT59SHV   Volvo B7TL V194OOE

From Lothian Buses : Scania’s SN57DBY / DCE.

From Bear Buses : Trident LX55EPZ

From Go-Ahead London : Volvo B7TL LX54HAU    Dart PO56JFE.

VEHICLES OUT

Versa’s YJ57XVO / XVP / CX58AUA : Marshalls Coaches, Sutton-on-Trent.

Volvo B7TL’s LX06EAB / EAO / DZY / DZW : Imperial Coaches, Slough.

E400 LK58KHR : Aintree Coaches.

E200 YX10BDV : Tower Transit.

Volvo B11RT BV66WOA : Staintons Coaches , Kendal.

Volvo B7RLE SK07CGY : Halpenny Transport Ltd, Dundalk Co Louth.

Solo’s  WX05RUO / RUC  : Galleon Coaches, Roydon, Essex.

Volvo B7TL LX05FCC : Yelloway Coaches, Oldham.

Volvo B11RT BV66WNZ : Rambler Coaches , Hastings.

The following all to Shelton Motors for scrap :

Tridents  : LN51GOE / LK05GFO.

E200s : LX07BXW / LK08FLF / YX09NFK.

Dart : RL51DOH.

MANs LK07AYJ / LK57AYY.

Versa : YJ60KGA

Volvo B7Ls : YG02DLD / DLJ.


ENSIGN FLEET.

E200 702 sold to R Robertson and Son, Shetlands.

That’s it .

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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #1 on: February 26, 2021, 04:22:04 PM »
Well, here we are again folks, and with thanks to Ross Newman for
the latest movements:

Hello one and all.

Purfleet in February as follows:


VEHICLES IN.

From Go-Ahead London : Darts Y986TGH  PO56JFE   Volvo B7TL  LX54HAU. 

From First Essex : Trident LR02LYX.

From Stagecoach Highlands :  Volvo B7Rs  SP56EBV  SV56BVT  PX59CVC    Volvo B12Bs   SV08GXM / GXP .

From First Leicester : Volvo B7L’s KV02VWA / VVY.

From Bath Bus Co : Volvo B7L’s EU05BZM / VBL / VBO.

From P Lee Services  : Volvo B7TL LK54HYS .

From Stagecoach Midlands : Tridents PX04DOU / DPK.

From Tower Transit : Volvo B9TL BF62UYK   E400s SN12AVZ / AWA / AWC / EHB.

From Arriva London : E200’s  LJ58AVE / AUE   LJ09KPR / KPT / KPU / KPV / KPX / KPY / KPZ / KRD / KRE / KRF / KOX / KPA / KPE / KPF / KPG / KPK / KPL / KPN / KPO   GN08CGO / CGU / CGV / CGX / CGY / CGZ / CHC / CHD / CHF / CHG / CHH    GN58BUP / BUU / BUV / LVA / LVB.

From Wrightbus : Streetdeck SK68TNJ

VEHICLES OUT

E400s SN12AVZ / AWA / AWC / EHB : RATP London .

Trident MX54MPV : Weberbus, Bedford.

Volvo B11RT  BX16CLV : White Lion Coaches, Addlestone.

E200s LJ09KPU / KPT / KPR / KRD : Panther Travel, Harwich, Essex.

E200 LJ09KPG : Galleon Travel, Frating, Essex.

StreetDeck SK68TNJ : CT Plus Yorkshire.

Volvo B7TL LX54HAU : Candy Coaches, London NW1.

Volvo B7R SV56BVT : Seaward Travel, London.

Volvo B7R SP56EBL : THZ Ltd, Heston.

E200s SN08ABK / AEC / AAV / AAU :  Squarepeg Buses, Leeds.

Volvo B7RLE SK07CFY : Kirks Coaches , Coventry.

Volvo B7RLE SK07CFU : Aintree Coaches.

Volvo B7RLE’s SN57DCF / DDE / DCV / DCZ / DCU : Als Coaches, Liverpool.

Dart Y986TGH : Bear Buses, Feltham, Middx.

Volvo B9TL’s BJ11DVN / DVT / DVO / DUH : Faresaver Buses, Chippenham, Wilts.

E200s YX58DWD  LK58CSX / CTE / CSY / LK08FLG : Keepings Coaches, Mountain Ash, Wales.

Versa YJ60KGG : Dreamline Travel, Blackburn.

The following all to Shelton Motors for scrap :

Tridents / E400s : LX55EPP / LK56EHD / LT52XAA / LN51GNF / LX56ETF / LX56ETU / PX54DOU

Volvo B7TL’s : KP51WCW / LT52WUK / V194OOE

E200s : LK07BDX / SN57DWX / SK07DXF / SN08ADV / SN08ABX

Versa : YJ60KGP.

MANs : LK57EHS / LK07AYC / LK57AYN.

Volvo B9TL : FJ58CON.


ENSIGN FLEET.

Volvo B7TL 101 sold to Warwickshire Travel.

E200 716 sold to Faresaver Buses, Chippenham, Wilts.

Volvo B7TL 110 sold to P Lee Services, St Ives, Cambs.

7 new Streetdecks are entering service from March 1 as follows :

Body No   Reg given   Fleet No
AS494   LX21 CHH   161
AS495   LX21 CHJ   162
AS498   LX21 CHK   163
AS499   LX21 CHL   164
AS502   LX21 CHN   165
AS504   LX21 CHO   166
AS505   LX21 CHV   167


That’s about it.

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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #2 on: March 08, 2021, 07:02:35 PM »
Some of the Streetdecks were out in service on Saturday.  Here is a picture of one of them.

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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #3 on: April 01, 2021, 06:55:45 PM »
Another month of movements from Ensign, with thanks
to Ross as per usual.

Hello one and all

Ensign in March as follows :


VEHICLES IN

From Lothian Buses :  Volvo B9TLs  SK07CAX / CBF / CBO / CBU / CBV / CBX / CBY / CCA / CCD    SN57DDJ / DFC / DFE / DFF / DFG / DFJ / DFK / DFL / DFO / DFP / DFU / DFV / DFX / DFY .

From Nu-Venture : Trident LK05GHA.

From Abbey Travel : Volvo B7TL LF52ZPD.

From First Doncaster : Volvo B7TL’s LT52WWS / WXD

From First Devon and Cornwall : Volvo B7TL’s WR03YZV / YZW

From London Bus Group : Trident W556RSG.

From Go Ahead NE : Volvo B11RT’s BV17GVD / GVE   BX65WDD / WDE / WDA.

From Stagecoach Highlands : Volvo B12B’s SV08GXO / GXN   SN57AAY / AAZ / DPV.

The following buses are all from Arriva London, they are all in poor condition and all are expected to go to Shelton Motors for scrap, if any escape I will list them on monthly updates : DAF DB250s YJ54CFG / YJ55WPO / WOR   DAF SB120’s : YJ06LFE / LFF / LFG / LFH / LFK / LFL / LDK   YE06HRA / HRC / HRD / HRF / HRJ / HPA / HPF / HPJ / HPK / HPL / HPN / HPO / HPP / HPU / HNT / HNU    E200’s : LJ57UST / USU / USV / USX /  USY / USZ / UTB / UTC / ECX / ECZ / LJ58AVU / AVV / AVX / AVY / AWA / AWC / AUC / AUX    Darts : LJ54BAO / BAU / BAV / BBE / BBF / BBK / BBN / BBO / BBU / LHF / LHG / LHH / LHK / LHM / LHN / LHO / LHP / LHR / LGV   LJ05GOX / GPK / GPO / GPU    LJ56APZ / ARF / ARU / ARX / ARZ / ASO / ASU / ASV / ASX / AOW / AOX / AOY   SN06BPK / BPU / BPV / BPX / BPZ   SN56AXG    E400 LJ60AWC    Volvo B7TL’s : LJ04LFN / LFR / YWU   LJ05BLZ / BMO / BMU / BKF / BKL / BKU   LJ55BVS / BVT / BVV / BVX / BVG / BVK.


VEHICLES OUT

Volvo B9TL BF62UYK : ASD Coaches , Strood.

Volvo B9TL 07-D-121913 now FJ57CZB with Farleigh Coaches, Hoo, Kent.

Volvo B11RT’s BX16CLZ / LCP / LCT  BV66WNY / WHO : South West Coaches , Yeovil.

E200  LJ58AUE : Johns School of Motoring, Edmonton.

E200’s LJ09KPR / KPT / KPU / KRD : Panther Travel , Harwich.

E200’s LJ09KPX / KRF / KOX / KPA / KPE / KPF / KPO   GN08CHF : Go Goodwins, Manchester.

E200’s GN08CGV / CHC : Thandhi Reds, Smethwick, Birmingham.

E200 LJ09KPY : National Driving Centre, Croydon.

E200s LJ09KPG / KRE : Galleon Travel, Roydon, Essex.

E400 LK08NVF : Jorvik Tours, York.

Solo WK11APY : Hulleys of Baslow, Derbyshire.

Volvo B7RLE’s SN04NJF / NHV / NHD / NHZ / NHM : Clockhouse Farm, Maidstone.

Volvo B9TL’s SN57DDJ / DFO / DFE : Als Coaches, Liverpool.

E400 SN13CHJ : Compass Travel, Worthing.

Volvo B9TL BJ11DZX : Bear Buses, Feltham, Middx.

Scania YN06TFZ : Ipswich Buses.

Volvo B9TL’s SN57DFJ / DFA / DFU / DFV / DFX / DFY : Go-Ahead North East.

Scania’s SN57DBY / DCE : First Devon and Cornwall.

Volvo B5TL 171-D-25062 now KD17TAU with East Yorkshire M.S.

Versa YJ60KGG : Dreamline Travel , Blackburn.

Scania YN04GMX  : Lower Reule Farm, Stafford.

Scania YR10AZO : Rumwood Green Farm, Maidstone.

Trident LR02BFJ : The Rock School Bus, Spalding, Lincs.

Volvo B11RT BV17GVE : Lambs Car and Commercial, Stockport.

E200 YX11CNN : East Yorkshire MS.

Trident V516ESC : Scarborough Suncruisers.

E200 LIG1677 : Mike Lawrenson, Preston.

Volvo B11RT BV17GVD : SBC Leisure, Rettendon, Essex.

Dart PO56JFE : Galleon Travel, Roydon, Essex.

E200 LJ07ECZ : Panther Travel , Harwich, for spares only.

DAF DB250 YJ55WOR : Jans Coaches, Soham, for spares only.

ENSIGN FLEET :

Volvo 109 : Barway Services, Ely.

E200s 719 / 720 / 721 : East Yorkshire MS.

A new minibus for crew ferry purposes is Transit BN64HSA .

HIRE BUSES.

The 5 x 11 plate B9TLs on hire to Stagecoach Northampton have been replaced by B9TL’s SK07CAX / CBO / CBU / CBV CCA.

The Volvo B9TL with HCT has been replaced by Streetdeck SN64CTV.

Ipswich Buses have Volvo B7RLE SN57DDF .

Go Ahead London have E200’s GN58BUP / BUU.

The following to Shelton Motors all for scrap :

Versa YJ60KGP 

Tridents PX54AWU / LJ04LFN

Volvo B7L’s KV02VWA / VVY
Volvo B7TL LF52ZPD.
E200’s SN08ACV / AAZ.
That’s it.


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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2021, 02:28:20 PM »
With thanks to Ross Newman for once again supplying
details of Ensign movements:

Hello All

Purfleet in April as follows……….



Vehicles in.

From First Devon and Cornwall : Volvo B7TL’s WR03YZW / YZV.

From Original London Sightseeing : Volvo B7L’s LX05GDZ / GEJ / KNZ / KOA / HSC  EU05DVW / DVX      DAF DB250’s LJ51DJZ / DKE / DKK / DKL / DKF / DKV   LF52URJ / URK.

From Arriva London : All of these are in poor condition and are likely to go straight for scrap, any that are sold elsewhere will be listed as they go. Darts LJ54LHL / LJ05GPF / SN06BPE / SN06BPF    DAF DB250 KL52CXJ     E200’s LJ58AVZ / AUW / AUY   LJ07EDU / ECT   E400  LJ08CYP    Volvo B7TL’s LJ04YWT / LJ54BCF / LJ54BCK / LJ05BKV / LJ55BVU / LJ55BVW / LJ55BVZ / LJ55BVD / LJ55BVE / LJ55BVF / LJ55BVL

From Go Ahead NE : Volvo B9R YY63OJD

From Go Ahead London : Volvo B7TL’s W541/542WGH   LX54GZH / GZL / GZM / GZN

From private owner :  Spectra YJ51ZVM

From Lothian Buses : Volvo B9TL’s SK07CAA / CAE / CAO / CAU / CAV   SN57GNJ / GNK

From Bear Buses : Trident V479KJN

From Stagecoach Highlands : Volvo B12Bs SV08GXO / GXN  SV09EGD / EGK   SJ57AAX / AAY / AAZ   SF57DPV   Volvo B7R SP06SVJ

VEHICLES OUT

E200s GN08CHD / CGX / CGY / CGZ : Thandhi Reds, Smethwick, Birmingham.

Volvo B7R KX56JZM : Coastal Liner, Wolverhampton.

Volvo B7RLE SN57DCO : Happly Als, Liverpool.

Volvo B7RLE SK07CGV : Roselyn Coaches, Par, Cornwall.

E200 LJ09KPN : Go Ahead NE.

E200 LJ58AVE : Galleon Travel, Roydon, Essex.

E200 LJ09KPL : Redline, Aylesbury.

Trident V479KJN : Fourways Coaches, Chelmsford.

Volvo B9TL LX60DXH : D and E Coaches, Inverness.

Volvo B11RT BX65WDE : Candy Coaches, Morden, Surrey.

Volvo B9TL BJ11DVX : Shiel Buses, Fort William.

Volvo B12Bs SV08GXP / SJ57AAY : Panther Travel, Harwich.

Volvo B9TL  BJ11EAF : ASD Coaches, Strood.

Volvo B9TL SN57GMX : Wheelers Travel, Southampton.

Volvo B9TLs BJ11EBP / DZY : London Borough of Havering .

Volvo B9TL BJ11DSX : Tyrers Coaches, Manchester.

Trident V517ESC : Scarborough Suncruisers.

Volvo B9TL’s SK07CAA / CAE / CAO / CAU / CAV / SN57GNK : Catteralls Coaches, Southam, Warwicks.

Volvo B7RLE SK07CGX : Ricardo UK Ltd, Shoreham.

DAF LF52URJ : Riviera Tours, Torquay.

Trident LN51GMF : First Devon and Cornwall.

The following all to Shelton Motors for scrap :

Volvo B7TL’s LF52ZPD / LT52WXD.

Tridents  LK05GHA   LR02LYX

E200s SN08ACV / AAZ / ABV / AEC.

Scania YT59SHV



ENSIGN FLEET

392 sold to First Eastern Counties.

102 / 103 sold to Imperial Coaches, Slough

That’s it.

Ross


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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #5 on: June 07, 2021, 04:35:33 PM »
May movements are just to hand, and we thank Ross
for the information as usual.

Hello one and all

Purfleet in May as follows :

VEHICLES IN.

From RATP London : Volvo B7TLs PG04WHT / WHV    Scania’s YN08DHO / DHE / DHF / DHG / DHK   YT59PBU

From Tower Transit : E400s SN11BPU / BPV / BPX / BPY / BPZ / BRF / BRV / BRZ / BSO / BSU / BSV / BSX / BSY / BSZ/ BTE / BTO / BTU   SN12EHC     Volvo B9TL’s  BN61MWZ / MXB / MXA / MXE / MXD / MXH / MXC / MXF / MXG / MXL   BF62UYA / UYB / UYC / UYE / UYG

From Lothian Buses : Volvo B9TL’s SN57GNO / GNP   SN08BWJ / BWK / BWL / BWM / BWO / BWP / BWU / BWV / BWW / BWX / BWY / BWZ / BXA / BXB / BXC / BXD / BXE / BXF / BXG / BXH / BXJ / BXK / BXL / BXM.

From Stagecoach Midlands : Solos KX55PFK / KX57KGA.

From Golden Tours : Volvo B9TL’s BF62UYN / UYP   BV13ZCZ  BF63HEJ  WB12POT.

From Uno Buses : Tridents SN51SYR / SYY

From First Essex : Trident LN51GMU.

From Go-Ahead London : Volvo B12B YN55WSV.

From 7 Sisters Bus and Coach : Tridents T819/20RFG.


VEHICLES OUT.

Volvo B9TL SN57GNJ  DAF LJ51DKL  : Transdev.

Solo KX55PFK : Vectare, Loughborough.

Spectra YJ51ZVM : St Andrews leisure, Rochester, Kent.

Volvo B9TLs SN57GNF / GMV / GMY / GMZ : Wheelers Travel, Southampton.

Volvo B9TL’s BJ11EBL / DTZ / EAO / DZZ  : Tyrers Coaches, Adlington.

Volvo B7TL’s LX54GZL / GZM : Fowlers Coaches, Holbeach Drove.

Volvo B7TL’s W542WGH  LX54GZH / GZN : GDS Travel , Long Sutton, Cambs.

Volvo B9TL’s SN08BWJ / BWK / BWL : Als Coaches, Liverpool.

Volvo B7L’s EU05DVW / DVX : Seven Sisters bus and coach, Eastbourne.

Volvo B9TL’s SK07CBF / CBY / CCD / SN57DFC : Fords Coaches, Althorne

Volvo B12B YN55WSV : Panther Travel, Harwich.

Volvo B9TL’s SN08BWO / BWP / BWU / BXE / BXF / BXK : Brylaine Travel, Boston, Lincs.

Volvo B9TL’s  SN08BWM / BWV / BWW / BWX / BWZ / BXA / BXB : Stotts Travel, Oldham.

Trident LV52HHO    Volvo B7TL’s WR03YZV / YZW : C and G coaches, Peterborough.

Volvo B11RTs BX65WDA / WDD   Volvo B7RLE’s SN57DCX / DDF : Ipswich Buses.

E400s LK58KHU / LK58CNV / LK57AXF : Warrington Buses

ENSIGN FLEET.

E200 601 sold to RedLine, Aylesbury.

New 601 is an ex ADL demo, now registered E17SGN, classic E200 shape, but fitted with a Euro 6 engine.

That’s it.

Ross.


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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #6 on: June 30, 2021, 04:20:45 PM »
June movements have just been notified, thanks to Ross for the data.

Hello All

Purfleet in June as follows …..


VEHICLES IN.

From First Devon and Cornwall : Volvo B7TL’s LT52WWG / WWP.

From Thames Valley Buses : Versa’s YJ65EVN / EVM   Solo YJ13HJY

From Lothian Buses : SN08BXO / BXP / BXR / BXS / BXU / BXX / BXY / BXZ / BYA / BYB / BYC / BYD / BYF / BYG.

From RATP London : Scanias  YN08DHJ   YN56FCC / FCD / FCE / FCF / FCG / FCJ / FBA.

From Stagecoach Highlands : Volvo B12B  SV59GHY


VEHICLES OUT.

Tridents T819 / 820RFG : First Devon and Cornwall

Volvo B11RTs BX65WDA / WDD   Volvo B7RLE’s SN57DCX / DDF : Ipswich Buses.

E400s LK58KHU / LK58CNV / LK57AXF : Warrington Buses

B9TL’s SN57GNO   SN08BXC / BXD / BXJ / BXM : York Pullman.

E400 LK58KHO : Aintree Coachlines.

Volvo B9TL SN57DFK : Keane Travel, Stanford-le-Hope, Essex.

Volvo B9TLs SN57DFF / DFG / DFL / GNP / GMO : Marshalls Coaches, Leighton Buzzard.

Volvo B7L LX05KOA     Volvo B7TL LK04HYS  : Seven Sisters Bus and Coach, Eastbourne.

Volvo B7L LX05KNZ : The Reform Party.

Volvo B9TL SN57GMU : Grant Palmer, Dunstable.

Trident LK51UYE : First Devon and Cornwall.

Volvo B9TLs BF62UYA / UYB / UYC / UYE / UYG   BN61MXG / MXL / MXC / MXF : Tyrers Coaches, Adlington, Lancs

Volvo B9TL BN61MWZ : Coach Services, Thetford.

Volvo B9R  YY63OJD : First Scotland.

ENSIGN FLEET.

3 more E400s are being used temporarily on TFL schools to release seatbelted buses for private hire work. They are :

901 SN11BTU
902 SN11BPY
903 SN12EHC.

That’s it.

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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #7 on: July 16, 2021, 05:34:47 PM »
Volvo B7TL Alexander LJ05BMO has been donated by Ensign Bus to Bourn Primary School, Cambridgeshire for a library bus 2/21
« Last Edit: July 16, 2021, 05:53:08 PM by John Wakefield »

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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #8 on: July 16, 2021, 06:46:21 PM »
Volvo B7TL Alexander LJ05BMO has been donated by Ensign Bus to Bourn Primary School, Cambridgeshire for a library bus 2/21

From the BBC: Bourn Primary Academy plans book bus in memory of pupil
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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #9 on: July 31, 2021, 09:57:34 AM »
July movements just arrived, with thanks to Ross for the following:

Hello All

July at Purfleet as follows :

VEHICLES IN
 
From First Devon and Cornwall : Volvo B7TLs WU02KVF / W732 / 733 / 734 / 735DWX / YJ51RCU / W814/815PAE / KP51VZT / VZW / WAO / WAU / WBT / WCX / WR03YZM / YZT / YZU.
 
From Stagecoach South : Tridents SK52USP / MX55KSK / KX06LYU   Volvo B7TL SP05FKH

From Go Ahead NE : Scanias GX03SSU / SUH / SUU / SUV / SUA / SVF / SVG / SVJ  YN04GJG
 
From Avondale : E200s LJ58DWO / DWC.
 
From First : Solo YJ60LRN
 
VEHICLES OUT
 
Volvo B9TL SK07CBX : York Pullman.
 
Scanias GX03SSU / SUH / SUU / SUV / SUA / SVF / SVG / SVJ  YN04GJG: Redfern Travel, Mansfield.

 
E200 LJ07 USU  Optare Solo KX57KGA  : Galleon Travel, Roydon, Essex.
 
Dennis Dart SN06BPE/ BPY : Avondale, Glasgow.
 
Volvo B7TL PG04WHT / WHV : A2B Travel, Newquay.
 
Volvo B9TL BV13ZCZ/ BF63HEJ/ BF62UYP/ BF62UYN/ KE12OEY : Atlantic, Manchester
 
Volvo B9TL BN61MCX / MXF : Tyrers, Manchester
 
Volvo B9TL SN08 BXG / BXH / BXL / BWY : Rodgers, Corby
 
Volvo B7TL W732DWX / W814PAE : Buntings Travel, Norfolk
 
Volvo B7RLE SK07CGE: Lawsons, Corby
 
Enviro 400 SN11BPU / BPV / BPX : Chalkwell, Sittingbourne
 
DAF DB250 LJ51DKF / DKV / DJZ : Go North East
 
E200 LJ09KPK : Stantons of Stoke
 
Volvo B9TL SN08BYB / BXR: Transdev
 
Volvo Ayats LX05GDZ : Discover Dorset
 
Volvo B9TL SN08BXP / BXY : Heyfordian Travel, Oxford
 
DAF DB250 KL52CXJ : Mr D Turunctur, Harrow.
 
Scania YT59PBU : XLP Ltd, London.

The following all to Shelton Motors for scrap :

Solo YJ13HJY

Tridents LN51GMU / GKY / SN51SYR / SK52USP / KX06LYU.

Versa YJ60KGF

Ensign Fleet .

A “new” open top is 368, a former ADL Enviro 500 test bed now registered for the very first time as 68 EB . Full details are :

Chassis No SFD135GR41GTD1360 marked as DD34 with Transbus/ ADL.  Now O53/29F.

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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #10 on: September 06, 2021, 03:36:56 PM »
August movements to hand. Thanks to Ross for the info:

Hello All

Purfleet in August as follows :

VEHICLES IN

From Stagecoach Cumbria : Tridents S817BWC / V196 / 198 / 199MEV    Solo KX51CTE   Volvo B12M  YS02YXT.
From Carters Heritage : Tridents LK05GFV / GGV.
From Maymist Coaches Volvo B9R  FJ60HYK.
From Rotala : Mercedes 814s : KX60DWF / DWO / KX09SOU
From Lothian : B9TLs SN09CTK / CTO SN08BYH / BYK / BYL / BYM / BYO / BYP / BYR / BYT / BYY / BYV
From Tower Transit : Volvo B7TLs LK04HYG / HYH    Darts LN51DWJ / KP02PUF / PVO / PWN / PWO
From Metroline : Volvo B9TL’s LK59FCP / CXC.
VEHICLES OUT.

Solo YJ60LRN : A2B , Cambridge.

Volvo B9TLs  SN09CTK / CTO : Happy Als, Liverpool.
Volvo B9TL’s  BN61MXA, MXB, MXD, MXE, MXH : Atlantic Travel, Manchester.
Scania YN56FBA : Change.org, London.
Volvo B9TL SN08BXY : Heyfordian , Bicester.
Scania YN08DHE   Volvo B7RLE SK07CGU : Ipswich Buses .
Volvo B7RLE SK07CGU : Jacks Coaches, Middlesborough
Volvo B7TL  WR03YZM : Barway Services , Ely.
Volvo B7TL  KP51WAU : Internic Ltd, Bournemouth.
Volvo B7TLs  W733/734 DWX : Marchants Coaches, Cheltenham .
Enviro 400s : SN11BSY/BSZ/BTE/BTO : Redbridge Council.
Volvo B7L LX05GEJ : Seven Sisters Bus and Coach, Eastbourne.
Olympian P270VPN : Sussex Buses, Shoreham
Enviro 400s : LJ08CYP / SN11BRF / SN11BPZ : Warringtons Own Buses.
Scanias YN08DHG / DHJ  YN56FCG/FCJ  : Weardale Motor Services , Co Durham.
Scania YT59PBU : XLP , London.
Enviro 400 LK08DXV : Ricardo UK , Shoreham, W Sussex.
Volvo B9TL’s LK59FCP / CXC are on long term hire to HCT, London.
That’s it.
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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #11 on: October 02, 2021, 09:47:08 AM »
With thanks once again to Ross, September movements are just in...

One and all

Happenings at Purfleet in September :

VEHICLES IN

From Stagecoach South East : Trident LV52HFV.

From Stagecoach South West : Solo YJ15AAK.

From Metroline : Volvo B9TL’s LK59CXM / FCU / CWY / CKD / CKE.

From Abellio London : E400s LJ09CAE / CAX / CBF / CBU / CBY / CCD / CSN / CCO / CAA / CAO / CAU / CAV / CBO / CBX / CCA / CCE / CCF / CCN / CCU.

From Go Ahead London : E400s SN06BNB / LX07BYH   Volvo B7TL LX05EZB   Volvo B9TL LX60DWN    Streetcar T6FCC   E200s LX07BXR / BXW / BYA / SN57DWK / DWV / DXA.

VEHICLES OUT.

Volvo B9TL LX60DWN : Bear Buses, Feltham, Middx.

E400s SN11BSX / BTU  : Redbridge Council.

Volvo B7RLE SN55BJU :  Juliane Hillman Uckfield

Volvo B7RLE’s SN55BJJ / K - A. M. Jacques Ltd Bedworth Warwickshire.

Volvo B9TL’s SK07CCA / CBV / CBU / CBO / CAX : Imperial Coaches, Slough.

Volvo B9TL’s SN08BXX / BXZ / BYA / BYD / BYF / BYG : Skills Coaches, Nottingham.

Volvo B9TL’s SN08BXU / BXS : Grant Palmer, Dunstable.

DAF DB250’s LJ51DKK / DKN : York Pullman.

Volvo B7TL KP51WBT : Mike Coaches, Basildon, Essex.

Volvo B7TL LT52WWG : Sharpes Coaches, Nottingham.

Volvo B9TL’s LK59CXD / CXE : Axe Valley, Seaton, Devon.

Volvo B7TL’s KP51WCX / VZW :  Hawkes Tours, Derby.

E200 LJ09KPV  : Sindher Driving School, Slough.

E400s SN11BRV / BRZ / BSV / BSO / BSU  : Belle Vue, Manchester.

Scania YN56FCC : Candy Coaches, Morden, Surrey.

Scania YN08DHF : Ipswich Buses

Scania YN08DHK : Connexions Buses, Harrogate.

Volvo B7TL WR03YZU  :WB Chambers, Maidstone.

Volvo B7TL WR03YZT : Shoreline, Scarborough.

Volvo B7RLE’s SK07CFZ / CFV   Volvo B9TL SN08BYO : Heyfordian, Bicester.

E200s LK08DWO / YX58DWC : Canavan Travel, Glasgow.

Dart KP02PVO : Galleon Travel, Roydon, Essex.

E400 LK08NVL : Redline Buses, Aylesbury.

The following to Shelton Motors for scrap :

Streetcar T6FCC / Dart KP02PUF / LN51DWJ  Trident V198MEV / Volvo B7TL W541WGH.

ENSIGN FLEET .

14 new  Streetdecks are entering service as follows :

168   LX71AOB   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000239   AT582
169   LX71AOC   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000240   AT583
170   LX71AOD   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000241   AT584
171   LX71AOE   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000242   AT585
172   LX71AOG   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000243   AT586
173   LX71AOH   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000244   AT587
174   LX71AOJ   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000245   AT588
175   LX71AOK   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000246   AT589
176   LX71AOL   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000247   AT590
177   LX71AOM   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000248   AT591
178   LX71AON   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000249   AT592
179   LX71AOO   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000250   AT593
180   LX71AOP   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000251   AT594
181   LX71AOR   Wright Streetdeck   SC5DDRDXU21000252   AT595

As a consequence of this all Volvo B9TL / Olympus will be withdrawn and sold with the exception of 120.

112 has been sold to Redline, Aylesbury.

111 : Starline Coaches Mereworth Kent

That’s it

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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #12 on: October 31, 2021, 09:36:39 AM »
With thanks once again to Ross Newman, the October movements
are listed below.

Afternoon All….

Purfleet in October as follows :


VEHICLES IN.

From Oxford Bus Co : Volvo B11R’s BF / CF / DF / EF14OXF.

From Axe Valley : Volvo B7TL LF52ZFP.

From Stagecoach SE : Tridents LV52HFT / HFW / HFZ.

From Grant Palmer : Scania YN03WRG.

From Metroline : Volvo B9TL’s LK59CWV / CXA / CXM / FCX / CXG / CXJ / CWN.

From Go-Ahead London : E400 LX07BYH   E200’s LX07BXL / BXH / BXN /  BXS /  BXV / SK07DZO / SN57DWJ / DWZ / DWW / DWP  / SK07HLO /

From Lothian Buses : Volvo B9TL’s  SN09CTU / CTV / CTX / CTY / CTZ / CUA / CUC / CUG / CUH / CUJ / CUK / CUO / CUU / CUV / CUW / CUX / CUY / CVA.

From Redbridge Transport : Volvo B7TL LK51XGL / XGN / PN02XCS   Olympian S265YOO

From Sidlaw Coaches : Scania YN55NGY.

From Translink : Scania K320s JFZ7001 / 2 / 6 / 13 / 16 /18 / 22 / 23 / 28 / 29 / 9036   BYZ2386.


VEHICLES OUT.

Volvo B9TL’s SN09CTV / CTX / CTY / CUO : Happy Al’s, Liverpool.

Volvo B9TL’s SN08BYP / BYU / BYV  SN09CTZ / CUA / CUK / CUU / CVA / CTU : Notts and Derby.

Volvo B11R’s BF / CF / DF / EF14OXF : Solus Coaches, Tamworth.

Scania YN55NGY : Panther Travel, Harwich.

E200s LX07BXK / BXL / SK07DZO / SN57DWP : Red Route Buses, Northfleet.

Volvo B7L’s EU05VBG / VBP : Liverpool City Sights.

E200’s SN57DWM / LX07BXR   Trident LV52HFT  : Seven Sister Bus and Coach, Lewes.

Trident LV52HFP : Tolers Coaches, Wisbech.

Scania LX59COJ : Borderbus, Bungay, Suffolk.

Scania YV03PZK : Redfern Travel, Mansfield.

Versa’s YJ65EVM / EVN : Oxford Bus Co.

E400 SN12EHC : Redbridge Transport.

E400 SN11BPY : Bws Peris , Llanberis.

Volvo B9TL SN08BYH : Brylaine Travel, Boston.

Volvo B9TL’s SN08BXD / BYC : Grant Palmer, Dunstable.

Volvo B12M YS02YXT : Fowlers Coaches, Holbeach Drove.

E200 SN57DXA : Stephensons of Essex, Rochford.

Scania YN56FCE : MID Coaches, Crediton, Devon.

Scania YN56FBZ : Change.Org, SE15.

Volvo B7TL’s LK51XGL / KP51WAO : Gardbus, Eastleigh.

Tridents V196 / 198MEV  S817BWC : NE Coachways, Peterlee.

Volvo B7TL LK04HYH : South East Bus Supplies, Kent.

Volvo B7TL LK04HYG : Leia Mackinnon : Forest Gate, London.

E200 SK07HLO : Mr N May, Birmingham.

Shelton Motors  for scrap : Tridents LK05GFV / GGJ.

ENSIGN FLEET

Volvo B9TL 115 : Redline, Aylesbury.

Volvo B9TL 119 : Crosskeys, Folkestone.

PD3 5280 NW : York Pullman.

That’s it.


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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #13 on: Today at 04:36:58 PM »
Thanks to Ross Newman for Novembers movements:

Hello All

Purfleet in November as follows :

VEHICLES IN.

From First West of England : Volvo B7TL’s LK53LZH / LZM

From Go Ahead South Coast : Volvo B7TL SN56AWX    Darts SN03LDU / HW54BUU   DAFs NK04FPA / YJ07JTX / JTY    Solos NK54DEU / DFC / DFD / MV07DWM / MX53FEF / GP02DPV / VU52UES / MX03YBD   Volvo B12M’s MV02UMJ / UMK / UML / UMS / UMU / UMX    Volvo B10M Y784MFT   Scanias YN04GHJ / GHD / GHV   Dennis KT51BXH.

From Go-Ahead London : Volvo B7TL’s W543WGH / Y818TGH / LX54GZK  / LX54GZR.

From Redbridge Transport : Volvo B7TL’s PN02XCT / XCA.

From First Essex : Darts WX05RVC / EU05AUO / EU05AUC / SN05EAJ.

From Metroline : Volvo B9TL’s : LK59CWU / CWP / CWO / CWX / CXF / CRJ / CRV / FCO / CXH / CXN / CXO

From N.A.T : Scania’s LX59CRJ / CRV.

From Lothian Buses : Volvo B9TL’s SN09CVB / CVC / CVD / CVE / CVF / CVG / CVH / CVJ / CVK / CVL  SN59BFL / BFM / BFO / BFP / BFU / BFV / BFX / BFY / BFZ / BGE / BGF

VEHICLES OUT

Volvo B9TL’s SN59BFL / BFM / BFZ : York Pullman.

Volvo B12M’s MV02UML / UMS / UMU : Watts Coaches, Bonvilston.

Volvo B12M’s MV02UMJ / UMK / UMX   Volvo B10M Y784MFT   Scania’s YN04GHD / GHJ / GHV    Dennis KT51BXH : Bus and Coach Repairs, Yaxley , Northants.

Volvo B7L EU04CPV : Pearce Seeds Ltd, Sherbourne, Dorset.

Dart HW54BUU : Avondale, Glasgow.

Solo YJ64DBV : Faresaver, Chippenham.

E200 GN58BUV : National Driving Centre, Croydon.

B7TL LT52WWS : Seven Sisters Bus and Coach, Lewes.

E200 SN57DWK : Gardbus , Eastleigh.

Volvo B9TL’s SN08BYL / BYR / BYT : Langston and Tasker, Steeple Claydon.

RML2346 : Diesel Tank Services, Stowmarket.

E400 LJ09OKC : City Direct , Galway, Eire.

Darts KP02PWO / PWN : Trainfor Group, Faversham.

Volvo B11RT BV66WOC : Youngs Coaches, Cambridge.

Tridents LV52HFT / HFZ  Volvo B7L EU05VBT : Seven Sisters Bus and Coach, Lewes.

Volvo B7RLE : SK07CGF : A-Line coaches, Gateshead.

Volvo B7L’s EU05VBJ / VBM : Discover Dorset, Bournemouth.

Scania YN03WRG : Past Due Driver Training, Tilbury.

ENSIGN FLEET :

Volvo B9TLs 117 / 118 : Pulham Coaches, Bourton-on-the Water.

Volvo B9TL’s 121 / 122 : Red Rose, Aylesbury.

Volvo B9TL 123 : N.A.T , Cardiff.

PD3 KTJ204C : York Pullman.

The following all to Shelton Motors for scrap :

Volvo B7TL’s PN02XCA / XCS / XCT / LX05EZB / LK51XGR     E200s  LX07BXN / BXH / BXS / SN57DWW   Volvo B7LA T6FCC.

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Re: Ensign Happenings 2021
« Reply #14 on: Today at 05:53:50 PM »
Interesting that RML2346 (CUV346C) has gone to Diesel Tank Services of Stowmarket, I wonder what they intend to do with it? The owner of the company appears to be a Terence Charles Brown https://find-and-update.company-information.service.gov.uk/company/11171600/officers
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