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Re: Travel de Courcey -- General Thread
« Reply #195 on: August 08, 2017, 07:10:16 PM »
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« Reply #196 on: August 08, 2017, 07:24:48 PM »
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Yes Volvo B8RLE with same MCV Evolution 2 bodywork as fleetnumbers 573/574
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Re: Travel de Courcey -- General Thread
« Reply #197 on: August 08, 2017, 08:01:26 PM »
Nice motor I travelled upstairs(!) on a short trip to University Hospital.

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Re: Travel de Courcey -- General Thread
« Reply #198 on: August 09, 2017, 11:37:28 AM »
Reported in today's "Route One" De Courcey are expecting a hybrid Irizar coach for a corporate contract.

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Re: Travel de Courcey -- General Thread
« Reply #199 on: August 09, 2017, 01:50:55 PM »
BV17CMU seen on X6 similar white single decker

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Re: Travel de Courcey -- General Thread
« Reply #200 on: August 09, 2017, 01:59:43 PM »
BV17CMU seen on X6 similar white single decker

Suggests that DeCourcey have acquired some dealer stock
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Re: Travel de Courcey -- General Thread
« Reply #201 on: August 09, 2017, 08:10:59 PM »
There are to new Volvos in service, not seen them yet.  A King Long was in the depot on Tuesday for viewing only. Photographed today ex Stagecoach Dart LX03 CAA fleet no. 343890. Nice and clean inside

In the next compound to Decourcey Travel are 15 ex London Enviro 200s..;.they do not belong to Travel de Courcey, but are in storage pending auction....these are some of themYX12 AGZ, YX12 AKK (DMV44223). YX12AYZ, and YX12 AZA. I could not get the camera through the fence to photograph anymore of them. They would be a good buy for de Courcey.

The building work at the de Courcey has been a standstill for nearly a fortnight. All the framework is in place and scafholding surrounds the
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Re: Travel de Courcey -- General Thread
« Reply #202 on: August 09, 2017, 10:07:01 PM »
There are to new Volvos in service, not seen them yet.  A King Long was in the depot on Tuesday for viewing only. Photographed today ex Stagecoach Dart LX03 CAA fleet no. 343890. Nice and clean inside

In the next compound to Decourcey Travel are 15 ex London Enviro 200s..;.they do not belong to Travel de Courcey, but are in storage pending auction....these are some of themYX12 AGZ, YX12 AKK (DMV44223). YX12AYZ, and YX12 AZA. I could not get the camera through the fence to photograph anymore of them. They would be a good buy for de Courcey.

The building work at the de Courcey has been a standstill for nearly a fortnight. All the framework is in place and scafholding surrounds the
whole build.

Thanks for the detailed update! The E200s are ex lease Tower Transit examples of a batch of 32 recently advertised for auction in Route One. They'd be a good buy though I agree!

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Re: Travel de Courcey -- General Thread
« Reply #203 on: August 10, 2017, 06:18:58 PM »
Both new Volvo B8RLEs along with one of the older Mercedes/MCVs in use on the X6 today
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First:144
iGo:19/39/42/145
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Re: Travel de Courcey -- General Thread
« Reply #204 on: August 13, 2017, 11:14:49 AM »
According to Route One magazine/website de Courcey is about to trial Irizar's new i4 hybrid coach - the first in the UK to use it, it would appear.