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Power restored to homes following fault

PUBLISHED: 20:21 08 June 2019

The power cut affected almost 250 homes in the NR35 1 and NR35 2 areas, according to UK Power Networks. Picture: UK Power Networks

The power cut affected almost 250 homes in the NR35 1 and NR35 2 areas, according to UK Power Networks. Picture: UK Power Networks

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An underground electricity cable fault caused an area wide power cut, which affected almost 250 homes

The unplanned power cutaffected the homes in the Beccles and Bungay area.

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Around 247 homes in the NR35 1 and NR35 2 areas were without power for more than two hours on Saturday afternoon (June 8).

UK Power Networks confirmed that the power had been restored at 5.28pm.

A statement on the UK Power Networks wesbite states: "An underground electricity cable faulted on our high voltage network, causing an area wide power cut.

"We restored the power cut at 5.28pm.""


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