Breaking News First reported by Island Echo

POWER CUT AFFECTS PROPERTIES IN THE YARMOUTH AREA

A power cut is affecting homes and businesses in Yarmouth, Thorley, Shalfleet and Wellow in the West Wight this evening (Thursday).

62 postcode areas in the PO41 region have been hit by the high voltage network fault, which occurred at around 18:30.

Scottish and Southern Electricity Network engineers are aware of the issue and are working to restore power supplies as quickly as possible.

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Couple’s Valentine’s Day plans may be scuppered as power is not expected to be restored until 22:00.

For more information call 105 quoting FC0901.


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