electricity north west

Delays as major Ribbleton junction sees four-way lights roadworks

Multi-way traffic lights are in place on the Blackpool Road and Ribbleton Avenue junction. Four way traffic lights are causing road disruption while Electricity North West conduct repair and maintenance […]

3 months ago
Frenchwood power cut leaves more than 100 homes without electricity

Electricity North West engineers More than 100 properties in Preston have been left without power on Saturday (23 December) morning. Electricity North West have engineers on site after the power cut in Frenchwood. 136 […]

7 months ago
Lancashire’s first net-zero substation completed at Samlesbury

Work has been completed at Lancashire’s first net-zero substation. The multimillion-pound project which is powering the ongoing development of Samlesbury Enterprise Zone was carried out by engineers from Electricity North […]

7 months ago
Businesses at Preston Docks hit by morning-long power cut

Work being done at Aldi on Preston Docks. Credit: Blog Preston A number of businesses in Preston have been affected by a power cut today. The power cut was reportedly caused by an issue with ‘underground cables’ and has been described […]

7 months ago
Haighton Green Lane reopens to traffic

A road connecting Fulwood to Grimsargh and Longridge has reopened after 14-weeks. Haighton Green Lane between D’urton Lane and the section by Haighton Manor was shut by Electricity North West. […]

1 year ago
Preston woman receives prestigious apprenticeship award

Sarah Salisbury A Preston woman is celebrating after scooping a prestigious regional apprenticeship award. Sarah Salisbury, recently completed a Business Administration apprenticeship for the region’s power network operator, Electricity North West. As […]

1 year ago
Fulwood road closure as £600k network upgrade work begins to combat power cuts

Electricity North West engineer Work has started to upgrade 2.4km of underground electricity cables in Fulwood.  The stretch of works is taking place on D’Urton Lane through to Haighton Green Lane. A road closure […]

1 year ago
400 plant cannabis factory uncovered in Catterall

The 406 plants are under police possession now This week, Wyre Task Force and Wyre Neighbourhood Policing Team attended an address in Catterall, as a result of community intelligence. Upon officers entering the address, a large cannabis factory […]

1 year ago
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