ISLAND HOMES EXPERIENCE POWER OUTAGES OVERNIGHT

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UPDATED: Several homes in the PO30 3, PO30 4 & PO30 5 areas are without power this morning (Thursday).

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) have reported that 92 known postcode areas have been affected by the outage.

Arreton, Newport, Chillerton, Shorwell, Brighstone and Atherfield are just some of the areas hit.

Engineers are currently working to locate the fault and get residents back on the grid as soon as possible.

The fault was logged with SSEN at 23:47 with power set to be restored to majority of the customers by 02:00..

To report power outages or keep updated, call 105.

The affected postcodes at the time of the fault are listed below:

PO30 3AD PO30 3ER PO30 3HW PO30 3JD PO30 3JE PO30 3JF PO30 3JG PO30 3JH PO30 3JJ PO30 3JL PO30 3JN PO30 3JP PO30 3JQ PO30 3JR PO30 3JS PO30 3JT PO30 3JU PO30 3JW PO30 3JX PO30 3JY PO30 3JZ PO30 3LA PO30 3LB PO30 3LD PO30 3LE PO30 3LF PO30 3LH PO30 3LL PO30 3LN PO30 3LP PO30 3LQ PO30 3LR PO30 3LS PO30 3LT PO30 3LU PO30 3LW PO30 3LX PO30 4AA PO30 4AB PO30 4AD PO30 4AE PO30 4AF PO30 4AG PO30 4AH PO30 4AJ PO30 4AN PO30 4AP PO30 4AQ PO30 4AR PO30 4AS PO30 4AT PO30 4AU PO30 4AW PO30 4AX PO30 4AY PO30 4AZ PO30 4BA PO30 4BB PO30 4BD PO30 4BE PO30 4BG PO30 4BH PO30 4BJ PO30 4BL PO30 4BP PO30 4BQ PO30 4BS PO30 4BT PO30 4BU PO30 4BX PO30 4DF PO30 4DG PO30 4DH PO30 4DJ PO30 4DL PO30 4DN PO30 4DP PO30 4DR PO30 4DU PO30 4DX PO30 4HH PO30 4HJ PO30 4JH PO30 4JQ PO30 4PL PO30 4PW PO30 4QH PO30 4QU PO30 5BE PO30 5FQ PO30 5HS PO30 5LG

UPDATE @ 02:25 – The majority of homes have now been reconnected to the network, leaving 15 postcode areas still without power.

The anticipated repair for the remaining properties is now 04:00.

UPDATE @ 06:43 – Power has been successfully restored to all homes and businesses.

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