Posted: Fri 30th Aug 2019

Power cut which affected parts of Deeside has been fixed

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Friday, Aug 30th, 2019

Update: The power cut which affected parts of Deeside has now been fixed according to Scottish Power.  ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

An update of the electricity providers website states:  ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

There was a fault in your area which has now been resolved. If you are still without power please call new national Freephone number 105  ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Earlier Report: Scottish Power has said it expects electricity supplies to be restored by 6.15pm to households in Deeside affected by a power cut this afternoon. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

A number of properties on Bridge Street and Victoria Road in Shotton and High Street in Connah’s Quay have been hit by a loss of electricity. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

An update on Scottish Power’s website states: ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

There is a power cut affecting the CH5 postcode area of Deeside, affecting properties in Bridge Street, High Street, Victoria Road and surrounding areas. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

We did not know in advance there would be a power cut, and became aware of this at 4:14PM. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Our control centre will attempt to reset the network remotely to restore power in stages, and our emergency response team are on their way to site to investigate the fault. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Our team will work to get your power back on as quickly and as safely as possible, and we expect the power to be restored by 6:15PM. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Once they arrive, or when we receive any update regarding the cause, we will be able to provide you with more information.  ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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