Cable fault causes loss of supply to many Harrogate households

Northern Powergrid have confirmed that there was a cable fault in the Starbeck area of Harrogate yesterday evening.

It happened at 8:29pm (9 Sept 13) on an 11KV cable resulting in loss of supply to 5,107 properties in the district.



The control room immediately dispatched a maintenance team to the area and worked remotely switching supplies.

Supplies were restored in stages with all supplies back by 11:18pm

Northern Powergrid have apologised to all the customers  affected and are now working to repair the cable.


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