residents hit by power cut across Burnham-On-Sea area
of homes across the Burnham-On-Sea area were without power on
Tuesday evening, June 22nd, following a brief power cut.
Power Distribution told Burnham-On-Sea.com that a total of 9,800
homes in Burnham, Highbridge and Berrow suffered an outage at
5.26pm following a high voltage fault.
spokesman for Western Power Distribution told
Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Customers in the Burnham area experienced
a short inturruption of power lasting between ten to fifteen seconds
problem was caused by a fault with our 33,000 volt system. We
automatically switched supplies to a back-up system to restore
was the latest in a series of power cuts in the Burnham area in