Category: Alston


Sinkhole traps truck as UK heatwave takes toll on roads


Refuse lorry towed from hole in Newbury and man rescued from tarmac in Newcastle

A bin lorry for West Berkshire council became stuck after the carriageway gave way in the summer heat.
Photograph: Thames …


Record breaking deal for North East forklift company

North East forklift truck specialist Permatt has been awarded a record-breaking contract to supply a fleet of new machines to JDR Cable Systems (JDR), the leading supplier of subsea umbilicals and power cables owned by the TFKable Group.
The deal, est…


Husband of 74-year-old woman killed in crash near Brampton pays tribute to loving and devoted wife

An inquest heard how she died of multiple injuries and that a “momentary lapse of concentration” led to her death as she pulled out into the path of an oncoming lorry

The husband of a woman who died in a tragic accident has paid tribute to his loving…