New solar park in Upminster could power 5,000 homes
  • Solar Panels

    New solar park in Upminster could power 5,000 homes

    October 27, 2014

    A new solar park with the capacity to power almost 5,000 homes for a year could be created in Upminster. Plans have been submitted for panels to be installed on land adjacent to Clay Tye Farm which could produce 15.93 Megawatt peak (MWp) of renewable energy. Developers Green Switch Developments are behind the application, and […]

  • Lorry Crash Upminster

    Florist Paul Sewell cheated death by a matter of minutes

    Paul Sewell, 59, had shut his shop Harrington’s of Upminster Bridge at 3.35pm on Friday to attend a reunion with former work colleagues he had not seen for 20 years. Five minutes later a lorry carrying a crane collided with a bridge in Upminster Road and veered off course – straight into the florist’s he […]