vehicle repaint Dates

The Following is a chronology of vehicle repaints for First Midland Red and Midland Red West vehicles - Vehicles are listed by fleet number with a code notating the livery the bus was repainted into (These are B1 - low floor Barbie Livery, B2 - non low floor Barbie Livery, B3  - is the revised corporate Firstgroup livery for all vehicles which is a modified version of the original Barbie livery, NB - Is the latest First Corporate livery know as First Urban, NBP - Is the latest First Corporate livery know as First Urban with a pink front, NBR - Is the latest First Corporate livery know as First Urban with a red front, RC - Red and Cream, Red - All over Red Midland Red livery, GBS - Green School Bus livery, SHG - South Hereford Garages advertising livery, HGT - Herefordshire Group Training advertising livery, OldRed  - 1930's heritage Midland Red livery, R - allover Red WE - Worcester Express Livery & Y - allover Yellow)  

Date Repainted Vehicle by Fleet Number
January 2017 67657 (NBP)        
December 2016 67659 (NBP)        
November 2016 67651 (NBP)        
October 2016 67650 (NBP)        
September 2016 67663 (NBP)        
August 2016 67647 (NBP)        
July 2016 53049 (NBP)        
June 2016 53051 (NBP)        
November 2015 53044 (NBP) 66692 (NBR) 66692 (NBP)    
September 2015 66694 (NBP)        
October 2014 33405 (OldRed)        
September 2014 67664 (Red)        
June 2014 53058 (NB)
May 2014 53043 (NB)        
February 2013 53046 (NB)        
June 2010 66976 (B3) 66980 (B3) 66981 (B3) 66984 (B3)  
September 2009 47001 (B3) 67253 (B3)      
August 2009 67248 (B3)        
July 2009 67235 (B3) 67664 (B3)      
June 2009 67642 (B3) 67661 (B3) 67662 (B3) 67663 (B3)  
May 2009 There were no vehicle repaints this month
April 2009 67659 (B3) 67660 (B3)      
March 2009

67657 (B3)

67658 (B3)

     
February 2009

67640 (B3)

67654 (B3)

67655 (B3)

67656 (B3)

 
January 2009

67639 (B3)

   
December 2008

67208 (B3)

67637 (B3)

67641 (B3)

67648 (B3)

 
November 2008

67202 (B3)

67231 (B3)

67634 (B3)

67635 (B3)

67636 (B3)

October 2008

47006 (B3)

53501 (B3)

53504 (B3)

67647 (B3)

 
September 2008

67241 (B3)

53061 (B3)

53062 (B3)

August 2008

33405 (B3)

42889 (B3)

42890 (B3)

53059 (B3)

53060 (B3)

July 2008

33401 (B3)

42892 (B3)

42893 (B3)

67632 (B3)

67633 (B3)

67645 (B3)

67646 (B3)

June 2008

67209 (B3)

67219 (B3)

67600 (B3)

May 2008

42351(B3)

67246 (B3)

67247 (B3)

67251 (B3)

April 2008

42354 (B3)

42356 (B3)

61016 (B3)

67240 (B3)

March 2008

42352 (B3)

42353 (B3)

46932 (B3)

67249 (B3)

67653 (B3)

February 2008

46931(B3)

67652 (B3)

67243 (B3)

67256 (B3)

January 2008

46930 (B3)

December 2007

46929 (B3)

67250 (B3)

67319 (B3)

67321 (B3)

67601 (B3)

67602 (B3)

November 2007

40837(B3)

40838(B3)

67604 (B3)

October 2007

40805 (B3)

40833 (B3)

47013 (B3)

67603 (B3)

October 2007

40805 (B3)

40833 (B3)

47013 (B3)

67603 (B3)

September 2007

42220 (B3)

47008 (B3)

67301 (B3)

August 2007

67631 (B3)

July 2007

42217 (B3)

42219 (B3)

47004 (B3)

67314 (B3)

67315 (B3)

June 2007

53063 (B3)

May 2007

53041 (B3)

67312 (B3)

April 2007

50296 (B3)

53040 (B3)

March 2007

53048 (B3)

53051 (B3)

February 2007

53049 (B3)

53050 (B3)

53058 (B3)

January 2007

53042 (B3)

53043 (B3)

53044 (B3)

67323 (B3)

December 2006

53045 (B3)

53046 (B3)

53047 (B3)

67242(B3)

67311 (B3)

67311 (B3)

67313 (B3)

November 2006

67237(B3)

   

October 2006

67245(B3)

     

September 2006

67215(B3)

     

August 2006

67213(B3)

67214(B3)

67232(B3)

   

July 2006

61013 (B3)

67201(B3)

67205(B3)

   
June 2006 There were no repaint of vehicles during this month

April 2006

38123 (GBS)

38124 (GBS)

67241 (GBS)

March 2006

67203 (B3)

67235 (B3)

   

February 2006

67212 (B3)

 

January 2006

67233 (B3)

67239 (B3)

67244 (B3)

 

December 2005

47007 (B3)

47011 (B3)

67204 (B3)

67210 (B3)

67238 (B3)

 

67248 (B3)

   

November 2005

47003 (B3)

47005 (B3)

67207 (B3)

67211 (B3)

October 2005

47002 (B3)

67217 (B3)

September 2005

34808 (B3)

47001 (B3)

67208 (B3)

67653 (WE)

August 2005

1720 (WE)

67253 (B3)

67255 (B3)

67652 (WE)

July 2005

40092 (B3)

June 2005

40072 (B3)

67252 (B3)

67254 (B3)

May 2005

40086 (B3)

67236 (B3)

Jan - Apr 2005 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

December 2004

47006 (B3)

67202 (B3)

62736 (B3)

62738 (B3)

67117 (B3)

November 2004

90270 (Red)

62735 (B3)

62749 (B3)

67112 (B3)

October 2004

62713 (B3)

67114 (B3)

67231 (B3)

September 2004

46929 (B2)

62742 (B3)

August 2004

46931 (B2)

46932 (B2)

62723 (B2)

67111 (B2)

67120 (B2)

July 2004

40093 (B2)

67118 (B2)

67115 (B2)

June 2004

40068 (B2)

62714 (B2)

May 2004

67116 (B2)

 

Jan-Apr 2004 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

December 2003

114 (B2)

   
Oct/Nov 2003 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

September 2003

314 (B2)

 

August 2003

551 (B2)

 

July 2003

554 (B2)

555 (B2)

 

June 2003

209 (B2)

550 (B2)

553 (B2)

556 (B2)

 
May 2003 There were no repaints of vehicles during this month

April 2003

243 (B2)

249 (B2)

March 2003

250 (B2)

564 (B2)

1146 (B2)

February 2003

1124 (B2)

January 2003

341(B1)

517(B2)

519 (B2)

520 (B2)

1116 (B2)

1283 (B2)

1289 (R)*

* - only part repaint

1290 (B2)

December 2002

261 (B2)

1125 (B2)

November 2002

1133 (B2)

1144 (B2)

1150 (B2)

1162 (B2)

1163 (B2)

October 2002

1161 (B2)

September 2002

542 (B2)

August 2002

256 (B2)

501 (B2)

502 (B2)

536(B2)

539(B2)

July 2002

504 (B2)

533 (B2)

June 2002

240 (B2)

313 (B2)

529(B2)

1120(B2)

1128(B2)

1830 (B2)

May 2002

220 (B2)

521(B2)

524(B2)

527(B2)

1141(B2)

April 2002

518(B2)

March 2002

219 (B2)

512(B2)

515(B2)

February 2002

503 (B2)

506 (B2)

January 2002 There were no repaints of vehicles during this month

December 2001

218 (B2)

304(B2)

1822 (B2)

1824 (B2)

1864 (B2)

November 2001

251(B2)

308(B2)

1107(B2)

1873(B2)

October 2001

246(B2)

247(B2)

1131(B2)

1812(B2)

1813(B2)

1815(B2)

1818(B2)

September 2001

1805(B2)

1810(B2)

1811(B2)

1814(B2)

1816(B2)

1817(B2)

1819(B2)

1821(B2)

1840(B2)

1889(B2)

1890(B2)

August 2001 There were no repaints of vehicles during this month

July 2001

1608(B2)

1654(B2)

June 2001

1648(B2)

1661(B2)

May 2001

216(B2)

1621(B2)

1656(B2)

1660(B2)

1667(B2)

1671(B2)

April 2001

1607(B2)

1615(B2)

March 2001

1624(HTG)

Jan / Feb 2001 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

December 2000

1662(RC)

1663(RC)

November 2000

1651(SHG)

908 (RC)

October 2000

1435 (RC)

1606 (RC)

1614 (RC)

1617 (RC)

1618 (RC)

1659 (RC)

September 2000

1612 (RC)

1619 (RC)

1620 (RC)

1666 (RC)

1668 (RC)

1669 (RC)

   

August 2000

1162 (RC)

1264 (RC)

1265 (RC)

1266 (RC)

1267 (RC)

1268 (RC)

1269 (RC)

1270 (RC)

1275 (RC)

1276 (RC)

July 2000

249 (RC)

1161 (RC)

1163 (RC)

March - June 2000 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

February 2000

1005 (RC)

 
Dec 1999/Jan 2000 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

November 1999

905 (RC)

       

October 1999

908 (RC)

       
July - Sept 1999 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

June 1999

1003 (RC)

(This had been stolen and was recovered in a green and silver livery from Southern Ireland)
Aug 98 - May 99 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

July 1998

867 (RC)

       

June 1998

1493 (RC)

       

May 1998

1494 (RC)

       
March/April 1998 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

February 1998

1473(RC)

1478(RC)

1480 (RC)

   
  (All three were only partial repaints - done at Kidderminster garage )
May 97- Jan 98 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

April 1997

807 (RC)

Remainder of the vehicle painted red and cream

March 1997

807 (RC)

Only the front repainted red and cream
Dec 1996 - Feb 1997 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

November 1996

257 (RC)

Only the front repainted red and cream

October 1996

1133

Repainted into blue/orange advertising livery for the Kingfisher Shopping Centre
 

2062 (Y)

 
Aug/Sept 1996 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

July 1996

1443

(all over advert for Worcester Evening News)
May/June 1996 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

April 1996

1344

(all over advert for Hylton Toyota)
Feb/March 1996 No repaints of vehicles during these months

January 1996

1806 (RC)

 

December 1995

1301 (R)

   

November 1995

1343

all over advert for Hylton Toyota) 1807 (RC)

October 1995

1435

Repainted into blue based advertising livery for Walkers Timber of Kidderminster 1804 (RC)
June - Sept 1995 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months

May 1995

1801

Repainted plain white before sale to Wessex who added National Express vinyls for use on the Bristol Airport shuttle service
April 1995 There were no repaints of vehicles during this month

March 1995

1366

Repainted into White/blue/Green advertising livery for Hereford Times
Jan/Feb 1995 There were no repaints of vehicles during these months