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Power restored in Chantry after cable fault

PUBLISHED: 19:22 20 February 2020 | UPDATED: 20:27 20 February 2020

More than 70 homes in the Chantry area of Ipswich are without power  Picture: UK Power Networks

More than 70 homes in the Chantry area of Ipswich are without power Picture: UK Power Networks

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Power has returned to the Chantry area of Ipswich after more than 70 homes were affected by a power cut.

Residents reported losing power in the area this morning - but said the issue worsened, with much of the IP2 postcode area affected.

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According to UK Power Networks, 79 customers were without power.

It is understood power was lost due to a fault in an underground cable.

Power returned to the area shortly before 8pm.


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