Noise warning for residents

INCREASED noise levels are expected for residents living near Wattisham Airfield as the army undergoes some basic training this week.Troops based at the Suffolk airfield will be conducting a range of battle simulation training towards the southern end of the site, including blank firing and the use of explosives to create the sound of a battle.

INCREASED noise levels are expected for residents living near Wattisham Airfield as the army undergoes some basic training this week.

Troops based at the Suffolk airfield will be conducting a range of battle simulation training towards the southern end of the site, including blank firing and the use of explosives to create the sound of a battle.

The training is to prepare troops for operations overseas as and when required and will run until to Friday, October 5 and is to be confined to daylight hours.

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