[ exact phrase in "" • ~10 sec • results by date ]

[ Google-powered • results by relevance ]

LOCATION/TYPE

News Home
Archive
RSS

Subscribe to RSS feed

Add NWW headlines to your site (click here)

Sign up for daily updates

Keep Wind Watch online and independent!

Donate $10

Donate $5

Selected Documents

All Documents

Research Links

Alerts

Press Releases

FAQs

Publications & Products

Photos & Graphics

Videos

Allied Groups

Compensation sought after road blockage  

Credit:  Hexham Courant | www.hexhamcourant.co.uk 16 July 2012 ~~

Otterburn traders who lost almost a week’s takings when the A696 road was blocked for five days could find out next week if they are to be compensated.

Otterburn became a virtual no-go area when a low loader carrying a giant wind turbine bound for the Green Rigg site near Ridsdale toppled over when crossing the Ottercops.

The lorry blocked the carriageway south of Ravenscleugh Farm at Ottercops.

The traders – who claim to have lost up to 50 per cent of their business during the road closure – are seeking compensation from EDF Renewables and the Scottish hauliers involved, McFadyens

There is a meeting at the Percy Arms Hotel in Otterburn on Monday at 5pm to discuss any compensation which may be payable.

Source:  Hexham Courant | www.hexhamcourant.co.uk 16 July 2012

This article is the work of the source indicated. Any opinions expressed in it are not necessarily those of National Wind Watch.

Wind Watch relies entirely
on User Funding
Donate $5 PayPal Donate

Share:


News Watch Home

Get the Facts Follow Wind Watch on Twitter

Wind Watch on Facebook

Share

CONTACT DONATE PRIVACY ABOUT SEARCH
© National Wind Watch, Inc.
Use of copyrighted material adheres to Fair Use.
"Wind Watch" is a registered trademark.
Share

Wind Watch on Facebook

Follow Wind Watch on Twitter