Published: November 11, 2012
Power cut hits homes across the Burnham-On-Sea area

Residents across the Burnham-On-Sea area exprienced a brief power cut last night (Saturday, November 10th).

Western Power Distribution confirmed that 2,717 households were without electricity following the interruption to supplies shortly after 11.30pm.

A spokesman told "We suffered a fault with our 33,000 volt network across the area at 11.33pm following a problem near Shapwick."

"Customers were moved to alternative supplies and some were without power for up to two minutes," he added. The firm apologised for any inconvenience caused.


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