Power cut affects more than 100 homes in Hoveton and Blofield Heath

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A power cut affected more than 100 homeowners in two Broads villages this morning.

In Blofield Heath, 91 homeowners were affected, and in Hoveton, 16 were affected.

A UK Power Networks spokesman said the problem in Blofield Heath was caused by a fault on an overhead line.

Power was interrupted at 5.14am and the issue was fixed by engineers by 9.14am.

A fault in a piece of electrical equipment caused the disruption in Hoveton at 4.54am.


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Power was restored by 9.52am.

The UK Power Networks spokesman said: 'We understand how difficult it is to be without power and apologise for any inconvenience caused.'

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