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Nathan Stanislawski and Tony Shaw

Chance to win free bus ride and Fire HD8 tablet to celebrate Londonderry Bridge opening

19 Jan 2017

A local bus operator is reminding customers that its route 58 bus in Newtown, Stockton-on-Tees is now back in service following the opening of Londonderry Bridge.
NEW return fares

Introduction of new return tickets sees lower fares for Sunderland passengers

19 Jan 2017

Bus passengers in Sunderland will soon be able to travel for even less with the introduction of return fares from local communities in the south of the city.
Colin and Cllr Michael Mordey

Stagecoach delivers further improvements for North East passengers with contactless payments launch

21 Dec 2016

Stagecoach bus passengers in the north east of England can now pay for their travel using state-of-the-art contactless technology, it was announced today (21 December 2016).
Green Santa

Green Santa visits school children to reward little eco-warriors

20 Dec 2016

Stagecoach North East is delivering eco-friendly Christmas presents to pupils from schools across the north east as the winners of its Green Santa Schools competition.
Driving Santa

Santa swaps sleigh for buses in charity boost

12 Dec 2016

Stagecoach North East bus drivers and staff at its depots in Newcastle, South Shields, Sunderland, Stockton and Hartlepool are swapping their uniforms for Christmas costumes in a bid to raise funds fo...
New bus fleet Slatyford

Further boost for North East as bus operator invests 4million in new bus fleet for Newcastle

09 Dec 2016

Stagecoach North East has continued its investment in the region and delivered a further boost to its Newcastle fleet with an additional 18 brand new buses now in service across the city.
Melanie Keylock

Graduate Melanie takes on operations role at Teesside bus depot

02 Dec 2016

A graduate from Manchester is now getting to grips with the running of a bus depot as she takes on the role of Assistant Operations Manager with local bus operator, Stagecoach North East.
Elliot, Jordan and Lee

New apprentices are all aboard for a career in engineering

02 Dec 2016

Three young people from the north east are now looking forward to a career in engineering thanks to an apprenticeship scheme operated by Stagecoach North East.
App launch demo

Stagecoach passengers get appy as smartphone ticketing technology goes live

17 Nov 2016

Stagecoach North East has launched the second phase of its app with the mobile ticketing function now live for customers to purchase tickets, and staff were on hand across the North East to demonstrat...
Trevor Best

Duty manager Trevor takes a step back after 40 years service on the buses

16 Nov 2016

A loyal employee at a local bus company is stepping down and taking a back seat after an incredible 40 years service at a bus depot in Hartlepool, and has loved every minute of it.