Monthly Archive: June 2013

Motorcyclist killed in crash at Ingham, near Stalham 0

Motorcyclist killed in crash at Ingham, near Stalham

Motorcyclist killed in crash at Ingham, near Stalham A Google Maps image of Palling Road in Ingham Martin George 1 Monday, July 1, 2013 12:28 AM A motorcyclist died after his bike came off the road in Ingham, near Sea Palling, on Sunday afternoon. Police said no other vehicles were involved in the accident, which happened on Palling Road at about 3.15pm. A spokesman said the man s white Honda 600 hit a tree, and he died at the scene, despite attempts by paramedics to save him.

Police said he was in his 40s and from the Broadland area. His family were notified last night. Police asked anyone who saw the crash to contact them on 101.

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Subsea World News – Blue Transmission to Own Sheringham Shoal … 0

Subsea World News – Blue Transmission to Own Sheringham Shoal …

The Blue Transmission consortium, comprising Macquarie Capital Group Limited and Barclays Infrastructure Funds, has today completed the transaction to own and operate the transmission link to Sheringham Shoal wind farm. Ofgem appointed Blue Transmission to take over ownership of the link from Scira Offshore Energy Limited following a competitive tender under the Offshore Transmission Owner (OFTO) regime. Scira Offshore Energy Limited is a joint-venture company owned equally by Statoil and Statkraft.

Blue Transmission is buying the link for 193m, making it the largest transaction to reach financial close so far in the OFTO regime. It brings the total amount of investment in the first tender round of the OFTO regime to around 660m. This is also the first offshore transmission project involving Scira Offshore Energy Limited.

The Sheringham Shoal windfarm, located off the coast of North Norfolk, has a capacity of up to 317MW and comprises 88 wind turbines that will generate around 1.1TWh of green energy per annum.

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Norfolk Constabulary: Arsonists set fire to fence in Hoveton 0

Norfolk Constabulary: Arsonists set fire to fence in Hoveton

28 June 2013 Police are appealing for information after arsonists set fire to a fence at Hoveton Police Station. The incident happened on Saturday 22 June at about 3.30am when suspect(s) set fire to a fence at the side of the station on Stalham Road. Firefighters attended and extinguished the blaze which caused minor damage to a facia, vent and the fence.

Officers would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or noticed anyone acting suspiciously in the area around the time stated.

Contact PC Nathan Lawn at Stalham Police Station on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 .