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Re: Arriva - Unusual Workings
« Reply #1530 on: May 25, 2017, 09:23:15 AM »
So do you have to remember the route that each route takes?

Well if you don't you'd be in trouble.

In the 1980s I used to do overtime at all WMPTE garages so used to have to know every route in the West Midlands. I still know most of them now, but because I don't drive service work very often nowadays there are several changes I haven't kept up with.

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« Reply #1531 on: May 25, 2017, 09:24:03 AM »
So do you have to remember the route that each route takes?

Well that's a bit of a daft question...
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« Reply #1532 on: May 25, 2017, 09:30:17 AM »
So do you have to remember the route that each route takes?

Yes

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« Reply #1533 on: May 27, 2017, 09:40:39 AM »



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« Reply #1534 on: June 08, 2017, 03:06:42 PM »
2368 is on CK1/2 today.
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« Reply #1535 on: June 15, 2017, 02:56:19 PM »
Cannock 3723 is on Tamworth 110 today.
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Re: Arriva - Unusual Workings
« Reply #1536 on: June 15, 2017, 04:07:15 PM »
Telford VDL/ Plaxton Centro 3735 on the Telford-Stafford 5 + Stafford local 6 today mixed in with the more usual 59 and 63 plate Pulsars

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« Reply #1537 on: June 15, 2017, 07:21:55 PM »
2997 was on the 5/6 Stafford Monday

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« Reply #1538 on: June 15, 2017, 09:24:27 PM »
3723 was on the 110 credit to @Michael Bevan

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« Reply #1539 on: June 15, 2017, 11:18:24 PM »
Telford 2149 a mini Enviro 200 was leaving Stafford on Newport Road around 9.00am  yesterday with 'not in service' display and mechanic driving. Presumably worked in on a 5, but never seen such a small vehicle on that service.

Since Telford started working the 6, by using vehicles which work into Stafford on the 5 and therefore increasing the route requirement for the 5, the additional vehicles are either 57 reg Centro, 59 reg Pulsar or 3756 the 61 reg Pulsar. A few months ago Centros were frequently used, but much less so now.

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Re: Arriva - Unusual Workings
« Reply #1540 on: July 22, 2017, 11:15:10 PM »
3310 was on the 10 earlier.
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« Reply #1541 on: August 02, 2017, 04:18:41 PM »
3749 is on the 10/A (Wolverhampton-Telford/Pattingham)

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« Reply #1542 on: September 11, 2017, 01:54:52 PM »
MIRA branded 3503 is on the 110, 13:50 city centre
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« Reply #1543 on: September 16, 2017, 12:32:08 PM »
Sapphire Enviro 400 4411 is on the 35A
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Re: Arriva - Unusual Workings
« Reply #1544 on: September 16, 2017, 02:18:14 PM »
Saphire Enviro 400 4411 is on the 35A

Got swapped for 3730. Did the 14:05 departure from Walsall.
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