Two Island areas hit by power outage

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It's hoped to restore the power once the damaged cable has been repaired.

Monday, 6th January, 2014 2:00pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Residents in East Cowes without electricity

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At least 50 customers are still affected by the power cut.

Friday, 3rd January, 2014 10:46am

By Sally Perry

Emergency road closure in Newport expected to cause delays

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Major diversions for bus and road users due to emergency closure of Newport High St and the reversal of traffic in Upper Pyle Street.

Wednesday, 6th November, 2013 7:07am

By Sally Perry

Residents affected by power cut

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Engineers are working to restore supplies as quickly and as safely as possible.

Thursday, 25th July, 2013 2:10pm

By Sally Perry

Cross-Solent travel disrupted by high winds (and electricity supplies) (updated)

Red Funnel have joined Hovertravel in suspending their cross-Solent service due to the high winds.

Thursday, 22nd November, 2012 10:09pm

By Sally Perry

Electricity generators used during repairs to network

Two generators were brought in to supply residents with electricity whilst repairs took place yesterday and today in Ventnor.

Monday, 8th October, 2012 5:36pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Power cut in Northwood affecting over 1,000 residents

Over 1,000 residents without power as overhead wire comes down.

Thursday, 27th September, 2012 12:16pm

By Sally Perry

Fawley Power Station to close in 2013

After 41 years in action, the power station at Fawley will be closing its doors.

Tuesday, 18th September, 2012 1:27pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Bonchurch Shute closure due to repair works

Bonchurch Shute closure due to repair works

If you're wondering why access into Bonchurch from Leeson Road and Trinity Road has been limited, it's in relation to some work that Scottish and Southern Energy are carrying out.

Saturday, 1st September, 2012 11:06am

By Sally Perry

Binstead, Ryde and Wootton power cut this morning

Binstead, Ryde and Wootton power cut this morning

1,300 homes lost power this morning.

Wednesday, 25th July, 2012 4:02pm

By Simon Perry

1,700 Properties Without Power In Cowes & East Cowes

1,700 Properties Without Power In Cowes & East Cowes

800 home out of the 2,500 without power now have it restored. Rest will be restored in stages over morning and afternoon.

Friday, 29th June, 2012 11:34am

By Sally Perry with 4 readers' comments

St Catherine’s Point Residents Fed Up With Regular Power Cuts

St Catherine’s Point Residents Fed Up With Regular Power Cuts

Residents fed up with regular power cuts at St Catherine's Point will be pleased to hear that SSE plan significant investment to strengthen and maintain the network in their area.

Friday, 27th April, 2012 1:05pm

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments