Search

FREE GoGoDragon! stickers in today's EDP and Evening News!

Click here

Crews tackle fire on Sculthorpe airfield, near Fakenham

15:16 05 May 2013

Fire in Earlham Road, Norwich this morning

Fire in Earlham Road, Norwich this morning

Archant

Two Fakenham fire crews put out a fire in rubbish and discarded tyres on the former RAF Sculthorpe site yesterday,

They were called to Tattersett at about 8.10am and about 20 tyres were on fire as well the rubbish.

It took about 40 minutes to bring it under control.

A fire service spokesman said it was some distance from the mountain of hundreds of thousands of tyres which has been dumped on another part of the airfield.

0 comments

Other news

Yesterday, 11:54

A man arrested following a burglary in Watton last week has been released on police bail.

Yesterday, 07:00
Jo Hill took part in the Police Unity Tour. Photo: Pete Jessop

A Norfolk detective whose police officer husband was killed in a motorbike crash while riding to work has completed a 170-mile journey to help raise money for the families of others who have lost loved ones in the force.

Sunday, July 26, 2015
Lt Col Dom Biddick MBE MC Commanding Officer of 1st Bn The Royal Anglian Regiment.

While much was made when British troops left Helmand Province after 13 years last year, there are still British soldiers on active duty in Afghanistan.

Friday, July 24, 2015
Dorrington House Care Homeon Quebec Road in Dereham. Picture: Matthew Usher.

A care home owner says progress has been made after an inspection found elderly residents were given the wrong types of food.

Most Read

Yesterday, 11:54

A man arrested following a burglary in Watton last week has been released on police bail.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:00
Jo Hill took part in the Police Unity Tour. Photo: Pete Jessop

A Norfolk detective whose police officer husband was killed in a motorbike crash while riding to work has completed a 170-mile journey to help raise money for the families of others who have lost loved ones in the force.

Read more
United Kingdom
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Lt Col Dom Biddick MBE MC Commanding Officer of 1st Bn The Royal Anglian Regiment.

While much was made when British troops left Helmand Province after 13 years last year, there are still British soldiers on active duty in Afghanistan.

Read more
United Kingdom
Friday, July 24, 2015
Dorrington House Care Homeon Quebec Road in Dereham. Picture: Matthew Usher.

A care home owner says progress has been made after an inspection found elderly residents were given the wrong types of food.

Read more
Dereham
Friday, July 24, 2015
Norfolk Constabulary police vehicle. Picture: James Bass.

A man has been arrested in the early hours of the morning after a burglary in Watton.

Read more

Most Commented

Yesterday, 11:54

A man arrested following a burglary in Watton last week has been released on police bail.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:00
Jo Hill took part in the Police Unity Tour. Photo: Pete Jessop

A Norfolk detective whose police officer husband was killed in a motorbike crash while riding to work has completed a 170-mile journey to help raise money for the families of others who have lost loved ones in the force.

Read more
United Kingdom
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Lt Col Dom Biddick MBE MC Commanding Officer of 1st Bn The Royal Anglian Regiment.

While much was made when British troops left Helmand Province after 13 years last year, there are still British soldiers on active duty in Afghanistan.

Read more
United Kingdom
Friday, July 24, 2015
Dorrington House Care Homeon Quebec Road in Dereham. Picture: Matthew Usher.

A care home owner says progress has been made after an inspection found elderly residents were given the wrong types of food.

Read more
Dereham
Friday, July 24, 2015
Norfolk Constabulary police vehicle. Picture: James Bass.

A man has been arrested in the early hours of the morning after a burglary in Watton.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 18°C

min temp: 12°C

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Dereham Times e-edition today E-edition