11th September, 1981.
This premature withdrawal was the result of the bus sustaining severe fire-damage on 9th September 1981.
1973 Daimler Fleetline (NNU 123M)
15th July, 1983
The final stages of its return to service were as follows :-
Rebuilding completed - early July, 1983
Repainting - 4th to 11th July, 1983
Road Testing - 12th July, 1983
M.O.T. Test - 13th July, 1983
Re-licensed - 14th July, 1983
In Service - 15th July 1983