'High winds' cause Caversham power cut
- 10 May 2014
- From the section Berkshire
Hundreds of residents were left without power after high winds caused a fault in the network.
More than 700 homes in Caversham, Berkshire, were affected by the two-hour failure from noon.
Southern Electric said it was expecting high winds to cause problems across its network during the day.
The Met Office has issued a yellow warning for wind for south-west England and south and west Wales, where gale force gusts up to 60mph are expected.