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VehicleVolvo B7RLE
B45F Plaxton Centro
Number66692 (CN07 HVH)
OperatorFirst Midland Red Buses Limited (store)
New (7/07) to Bebb Travel plc. (Veolia subsidiary). Passed (2/11/09) to Veolia Transport Cymru Ltd. Passed (12/11) to Ensign Bus Co. Ltd. (dealer), Purfleet. Passed (1/12) to First Midland Red Buses Ltd., Worcester
LocationPadmore Street depot, Worcester
DescriptionSeen the day after arriving back from the paint shop in new livery
First Midland Red had wanted this vehicle painted in the same colours as Volvo fleet number 66694 for use on Service X50, but a mix-up at the paint shop saw the front painted in the same colour as Heritage bus Enviro300 fleet number 67664
DateSaturday 21st November 2015
SourcePhotograph by Webmaster © Adam Harber
ANDREW on Monday 21st November 2016
As mentioned at the time, its a dead ringer for a "West Midlands" bus.

AdamH on Monday 21st November 2016
Nicknamed “Rudolf” at the time by staff on account of the red nose! It never ran in service in this colour and returned to the paint shop soon after to receive the correct colour.

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