of Burnham-On-Sea seafront hit by 12-hour power cut
power cut left several Burnham-On-Sea seafront properties without
electricity for over 12 hours on Friday (December 22nd).
of the North Esplanade were plunged into darkness just after 1am
- and power was not fully restored until around 1.45pm due to an
underground cable fault.
Western Power Distribution has been praised for its response by
several affected residents.
Pearce at the Round Tower Guesthouse told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Western
Power's response cannot be faulted - they were very quickly on scene
in the middle of the night to try and sort out the fault."
were so helpful and courteous and offered us an emergency generator
to keep us operational."
power was restored after 12 hours, once the team had worked through
the day to make the repairs, and I think they need to be thanked
- they really provided superb customer service."