A brand new Volvo B9TL with Wright Gemini bodywork on the 21 was symbolic of Volvo's return to the London bus market - along with Wrights - once the B7TL was no longer acceptable on the basis of noise levels. Volvo B9TL WVL290 (LX59CZH) is seen in Borough High Street in November 2009.
Sister vehicle, WVL281 (LX59CYW), bears off Borough High Street in search of Lewisham.
Leading an assortment of deckers - including an open topper - on layover on Epsom Downs at the 2010 Derby is Wright bodied Volvo B9TL WVL296 (LX59CZO).
Bereft of its insignia, in accordance with instructions from LOCOG, the Olympic Organising Committee, is fairly new London Central Volvo WVL455 (LJ61GWP) at work on Olympic Shuttles on the A12 near Bow on August 1st 2012.
On "proper" bus work in September 2011 is WVL393 (LX11CVT) on route 171 on the Embankment with the London Eye in the background.