Busi­nesses hit by power cut

Macclesfield Express - - BEFORE THE BENCH -

TOWN cen­tre busi­nesses were without elec­tric­ity af­ter a power cut af­fected more than 200 prop­er­ties.

There were 223 premises in the SK11 post­code left without power when it was first re­ported on the morn­ing of Thurs­day, Au­gust 3.

Engi­neers from Elec­tric­ity North West at­tended to work on the prob­lem and all prop­er­ties had power re­stored by just af­ter 7pm.

A spokesman said: “The power cut was caused by a high volt­age fault on the network.

“Power at all prop­er­ties was re­stored at 7.03pm and there was no fur­ther is­sues with this fault.”

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