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Power restored to homes and businesses

PUBLISHED: 10:17 15 October 2019

People living in the NR32 1 postcode in Lowestoft have been affected by a power cut. Picture: UK Power Networks

People living in the NR32 1 postcode in Lowestoft have been affected by a power cut. Picture: UK Power Networks

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Power has been restored to homes and businesses in the Lowestoft area.

It comes after an early morning power cut affected properties in central Lowestoft.

The unplanned power cut left customers living in the NR32 1 postcode without electricity this morning (Tuesday, October 15).

UK Power Networks were alerted to the power cut at 6.32am on October 15.

Engineers were called tothe scene to fix the fault and restore power.

A statement on the UK Power Networks website said: "We became aware of a power cut at 6.32am.

"We're sorry for any disruption this may have caused you.

"We didn't know in advance there would be a power cut."

With engineers on the scene at 7.23am, it added that power was restored at 9.54am.

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