Anesco builds 50MW solar farm in England for EDF Renewables

Anesco builds 50MW solar farm in England for EDF Renewables

UK renewable energy developer Anesco Ltd said it has started construction of the 49.9MW Sutton Bridge solar farm in Lincolnshire, England, on behalf of French EDF Renewables. Sutton Bridge is the first major solar project in the UK for the French renewables company and Anesco’s largest project to date, the developer and builder said. Work…

Newark: Sutton Bridge site holds King John’s treasure, treasure hunter says

Newark: Sutton Bridge site holds King John’s treasure, treasure hunter says

The man leading the search for King John’s treasure says he is 100% sure he has found the treasure. Raymond Koschuk was testing at an unknown site in Sutton Bridge last week and says his equipment is gathering incontrovertible evidence of the treasure. King John lost the treasure to Wash during an ill-fated crossing on…

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Lincolnshire Community Foundation

The Grange Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund Small not for profit community groups operating within ten miles of The Grange Wind Farm site, near Tydd St Mary should apply now for a grant of up to £5,000, although priority will be given to worthwhile projects within five miles. The Community Benefit Fund, which is generated…

Sutton Bridge Parish Council rejects plans for roundabouts

Sutton Bridge Parish Council rejects plans for roundabouts

An application to install advertising signs at the roundabout should not be carried out as drivers should not be distracted by anything, parish council members say. Sutton Bridge Parish Council will oppose plans by CP Media to install signs at the A17 Bridge Road roundabout. The firm, which will manage the service on behalf of…

THE WOOD TRAIN

THE WOOD TRAIN

I wonder how many folk in Sutton Bridge remember the wood train that used to go from Wisbech to Travis and Arnold’s yard at Sutton Bridge? – Quite a number of long-standing residents of the town, I’m sure 92 year old Mister Jack for one.. He arrived in Sutton Bridge when it was entirely an…

SUTTON BRIDGE SCHOOLS

SUTTON BRIDGE SCHOOLS

Wharf Street School Albert Cooper and his brothers, Alfred and Ernie all attended the boys’ primary school in Wharf Street, as did Leslie Garner and his brother David. Both Albert and Leslie were in the same class and remember clearly Miss Mitchell, who was the head teacher at the time, and Miss Bevan, who took…