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Preston charity introduces ‘MAC’ to older people in need across Lancashire

Representatives from Electricity North West, Age Concern Central Lancashire, United Utilities and Cadent with MAC Preston-based charity Age Concern Central Lancashire has launched ‘MAC’, a Mobile Advice Centre designed to reach and support older people in need. The charity is running the community outreach service […]

4 months ago
Ashton-on-Ribble and Fulwood homes affected by weekend power cuts

Electricity North West engineers Over the weekend (13-14 March) residents in Ashton on Ribble and Fulwood experienced power cuts. This left many households without electricity. Read more: Preston City Council co-hosting free webinar aiming […]

5 months ago
Power cut affecting properties in PR3 area

Electricity North West engineers A power cut is affecting properties in the PR3 area. Engineers began working to resolve the issue after the power cut was reported early this morning (Saturday 19 December). In […]

7 months ago
Thieves cause £30,000 worth of damage and ‘cheat death’ at electricity substation break-in

A fire at a substation in Preston has caused £30,000 worth of damage as well as knocking out power for over a thousand local residents. The incident happened on Wednesday […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Easter Eggs donated to Preston Foodbank by kind hearted workers

Deborah from Electricity North West's Preston depot with the donated goods and Easter Eggs Many families in Preston will wake up on Easter Sunday without the mountain of chocolate that many expect this weekend. One Preston business has been working to help those families […]

2 years ago
Storm Gareth arrives in Preston with gusts of up to 70mph

Stormy skies over Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Storm Gareth has begun to make its presence felt in Preston. The Met Office has a yellow weather warning in place for gale force winds. Network Rail has announced speed […]

2 years ago
Ribbleton being hit by on-off power cuts

Electricity North West engineers Frustated homeowners in Ribbleton are continuing to have their lights turn off and WiFi routers disrupted. Electricity North West confirmed since Friday (8 February) a number of roads have been […]

2 years ago
Apology issued after power cut disrupts UCLan graduations

The crowds outside the Guild Hall during the graduation ceremonies Pic: Russell Hogarth The crowds outside the Guild Hall during the graduation ceremonies Pic: Russell Hogarth Graduation ceremonies were among the events disrupted by a power cut in the city centre. Preston Guild […]

3 years ago
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