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Emergency generator arrives in Fulwood as 118 homes without power

Back up generator in Fuwlood Pic: Blog Preston A power cut is affecting 118 homes in Fulwood. The incident began just before 5am today (Sunday 19 September), with 250 homes originally affected. Electricity North West engineers are on […]

4 days ago
Brockholes Nature Reserve closes visitor village following power cut

Samlesbury nature reserve Brockholes has today closed its visitor village after a power cut. A Brockholes representative said that the village will remain closed until further notice. They apologised for […]

6 days ago
Power cut at nearly 700 homes in Fulwood

Electricity North West engineers Electricity North West took to social media to alert residents that there had been a high number of calls reporting a power cut in Fulwood, Preston. The power cut is […]

3 weeks 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 […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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
Power cut closes Fulwood supermarket

Aldi in Fulwood has closed early due to a power cut. Shoppers were unable to check out when the power went off at the store in Oliver’s Place. The cause […]

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
Power cut causes chaos in Ashton-on-Ribble

Where Stocks Road meets Blackpool Road is a busy junction in Preston UPDATE – Power has been restored to the traffic lights at the Lane Ends junction thanks to a mobile generator. Power has been cut in parts of Ashton-on-Ribble. A local […]

8 years ago
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