Power cut affects homes and businesses in Rutland

Western Power Distribution news.
Western Power Distribution news.

Power has been restored to homes and businesses in and around Oakham and Uppingham.

Western Power Distribution reported a problem in the LE15 area at about 10.10am this morning (Friday, January 15).

A spokesman for the company said it was caused by an underground cable fault, and about 420 properties were affected.

Power has now been restored.