Bristol news Widespread power cut hits more than 1,000 homes in BS postcodes MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - It could be hours before power is restored around Kingswood, Hanham, Warmley and Longwell Green.
Breaking News ! More than 1,000 homes in parts of South Gloucestershire are without electricity after a widespread power cut. The power outage was first recorded on Western Power Distribution's live map at 1pm this afternoon (Tuesday, February 23). It is affecting many homes across the BS30 and BS15 postcodes, which cover a large area including Kingswood, Hanham, Warmley and Longwell Green. WPD says 1,161 properties are affected, and it hopes to restore power by 4pm.
.14:12Sophie GrubbWPD apologises for inconvenience 14:02Sophie GrubbAffected areas The image below is taken from WPD's live power cut map, showing that more than 1,000 properties are thought to be affected in the BS30 and BS15 postcodes.The entry on WPD's live power map (Image: Western Power Distribution)A separate power cut with incident reference INCD-11515-A is also showing in the BS15 area, affecting 82 properties.WPD has advised that 6pm is the estimated time of power restoration for those properties.
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