2008 buses

BRIGHTON & HOVE BUS and COACH COMPANY FLEET HISTORY      
1st January 1986 to present date            
This is 2008                
Fleet No Reg No Delivered First livery Second Third Name on bus Disposal date Chassis No Body No
  ACQUIRED VEHICLES 2008
  Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer MPD B29F Built 2000
  Acquired from Metrobus, Crawley.       
  New to Metrobus in May 2000 numbered 791-799, renumbered 291-299 in August 2001.      
240 W791 VMV 07/03/2008 Blue BH3 4/08     09/10/2012 SFD612BR1XGW14460 008.8GKB2450
241 W792 VMV 16/05/2008 Blue BH3 7/08     09/10/2012 SFD612BR1XGW14465 008.8GKB2448
242 W796 VMV 07/03/2008 Blue/Yellow BH3 5/08     21/02/2014 SFD612BR1XGW14461 008.8GKB2445
243 W798 VMV 14/02/2008 Blue/Yellow BH3 2/08     10/04/2014 SFD612BR1XGW14471 008.8GKB2505
244 W799 VMV 14/02/2008 Blue/Yellow BH3 3/08     23/10/2012 SFD612BR1XGW14481 008.8GKB2507
  242 Digital front screens fitted 11/11   243 Digital front screens fitted 04/12      
                   
  Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer MPD B29F Built 2000
  Acquired from Metrobus, Crawley.      
  New to Metrobus in March 2000 numbered 339.      
245 W339 VGX 25/03/2008 Red BH3 4/08     23/10/2012 SFD612BR1XGW14351 008.8GKB2287
                   
  Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer MPD B29F Built 1999
  Acquired from Metrobus, Orpington.       
  New to Metrobus in August 1999 numbered 312-313.      
248 T312 SMV 29/02/2008 Red BH3 4/08 BH3 Route 38 3/13   10/04/2014 SFD612BR1XGW13293 998.8GKB1125
249 T313 SMV 29/02/2008 Red BH3 3/08 BH3 Route 38 3/13   10/04/2014 SFD612BR1XGW13295 998.8GKB1126
  248 Digital front screens fitted 7/11   249 Digital front screens fitted 8/11    
                   
  VEHICLE ON LOAN 2008
  DAF SB3000 Van Hool C49F Built 1996
  On loan from Tourist Coaches of Figheldean for up to 2 weeks. New to London Coaches, Northfleet, Kent in 5/96 originally registered N68 FWU, then to Arriva Bus & Coach (dealer) 1/98, then loaned to Lowland Omnibuses Ltd (t/a First Lowland), Dalkeith No 2118 from 5/98 to 11/98, then to Coupland & Cronin, Rossall 1/00, then to Tourist Coaches and reregistered 3/00.
6016 HSV 342 13/05/2008 Cream/Orange       03/06/2008 DE33WSSB3000 005006 VH 32806  
                   
  NEW VEHICLE 2008
  Scania K114IB Irizar Century C49Ft Built 2008
501 YN08 JAU 16/05/2008 BH3       28/09/2015 YS2K4X20001860606 131808
  501 Fleetnames removed for Olympic work 07/12.          
                   
  NEW VEHICLES 2008
  Scania Omnilink K230 UB4x2LB B43F Built 2008
    First picture of the new buses in Poland All 7 in UK    
51 YN58 BCE 12/09/2008 BH3 Shuttle 50 BH3 2/12   Ron Cunningham   YS2K4X20001861524  
52 YN58 BCF 15/09/2008 BH3 Shuttle 50 BH3 2/12   Kenneth Fines   YS2K4X20001861530  
53 YN58 BCK 12/09/2008 BH3 Shuttle 50 BH3 1/12   Helena Normanton   YS2K4X20001861503  
54 YN58 BCO 15/09/2008 BH3 Shuttle 50 BH3 1/12   John Peckham   YS2K4X20001861582  
55 YN58 BCU 18/09/2008 BH3 Shuttle 50 BH3 1/12   Lis Solkhon   YS2K4X20001861606  
56 YN58 BCV 18/09/2008 BH3 Shuttle 50 BH3 2/12   Maurice Tate   YS2K4X20001861623  
57 YN58 BCY 18/09/2008 BH3 Shuttle 50 BH3 9/09   Ralph Vaughan Williams   YS2K4X20001861589  
  51 loaned to Wilts & Dorset for 1 week from 3 -10 November 2008 in exchange for their 1118. 51 with Wilts & Dorset  
                   
  VEHICLE ON LOAN 2008
  Scania Omnicity N230UD H45/29F Built 2008
  On loan from Wilts & Dorset in exchange for our Omnilink 51 for 1 week
1118 HF58 GYW 03/11/2008 Wilts & Dorset       11/11/2008 SZAN4X20001860679  
                   
  VEHICLE INSPECTED 2008
  Scania K114EB4 Irizar Century C49Ft Built 2006
  Coach inspected with a view to purchase in 2009       Originally operated by Coopers Coach
  YN55 NFR 18/12/2008 White       23/12/2008 YS2K4X20001851465 130230
                   
  NEW VEHICLES 2008
  Scania Omnicity CN270UD  H45/31F or H45/28F + 1 wheelchair Built 2008
  Other buses delivered in 2009 First picture in Poland          
701 YP58 UGA 23/12/2008 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 7/13 BH3 Route 27 8/13 Carol Barnes 20/02/2018 SZAN4X20001862867  
702 YP58 UGB 22/12/2008 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 5/13 BH3 Route 27 9/13 Ronald Bates 07/12/2017 SZAN4X20001862868  
703 YP58 UGC 22/12/2008 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 6/13 BH3 Route 27 8/13 Myles Byrne 19/03/2018 SZAN4X20001862869  
704 YP58 UGD 22/12/2008 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 7/13 BH3 Route 27 8/13 Somers Clarke 20/04/2018 SZAN4X20001862972  
705 YP58 UGE 23/12/2008 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 6/13 BH3 Route 27 7/13 John Connor 13/03/2018 SZAN4X20001862973  
707 YP58 UGG 23/12/2008 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 Route 27 7/13   Les Hamilton 12/04/2018 SZAN4X20001863078  
708 YP58 UGH 23/12/2008 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 4/13 BH3 Route 27 7/13 Daisy and Violet Hilton 26/04/2018 SZAN4X20001863079  
                   
  703 704 and 705 operated at first without the Metro on the front panel 703 704 705
  In February 2010 all had new Metro 5 vinyls applied to the front   701 702 703 704
            705 707 708  
                   
VEHICLE DISPOSALS 2008
The following vehicles all left the fleet this year, also includes any vehicles that were on loan, to see the vehicle history see the delivery date year   
Fleet No Reg No Delivery Livery on disposal Notes Disposal date Vehicle Type Initially sold to    
6016 HSV 342 2008 Cream/Orange On loan 03/06/08 DAF Van Hool      
5 N505 KCD 1995 BH3 8/05   05/07/2008 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
9 N509 KCD 1995 BH3 4/05   05/07/2008 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
14 N514 KCD 1995 BH3 11/05   05/07/2008 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
79 M79  CYJ 1997 BH3 2/07   05/07/2008 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
104 N404 MPN 1996 BH3 5/06   05/07/2008 Dennis Lance Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
106 N406 MPN 1996 BH3 6/06   05/07/2008 Dennis Lance Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
10 N510 KCD 1995 BH3 11/06   26/07/2008 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
15 N515 KCD 1995 BH3 1/04   26/07/2008 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
71 M71  CYJ 1997 BH2red 7/97   26/07/2008 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
96 N216 NPN 1997 BH3 11/06   26/07/2008 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
103 N403 MPN 1996 BH3 3/06   26/07/2008 Dennis Lance Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
115 N415 MPN 1996 BH3 3/04   26/07/2008 Dennis Lance Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
503 T503 RPN 1999 BH2red   30/07/2008 Volvo B10M Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
761 P861 VFG 1997 BH3 7/05   30/09/2008 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
504 T504 RPN 1999 BH2red   15/10/2008 Volvo B10M Nigel McCree (Dealer)    
1118 HF58 GYW 2008 Wilts & Dorset On loan 11/11/2008 Scania Omnicity      
  YN55 NFR 2008 White On loan 23/12/2008 Scania Irizar