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Ufford: Hundreds without power after pylon fault

13:25 04 February 2013

Power out for electricity customers

Power out for electricity customers

A pylon fault left hundreds of people in the Ufford area without electricity for more than an hour today.

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UK Power Networks engineers had to isolate power to 814 customers at about 11.05am in order to safely repair a fault on a low voltage overhead electricity line.

A spokeswoman said repair work was carried out as quickly as was safely possible and all customers had their power restored by 12.15pm.

She added: “We realise how difficult it can be to be without power and apologise for any inconvenience.”

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