Power restored in Wiltshire to 'all but one home'

Related Stories

Scottish and Southern Energy said power has now been restored to all but one property in Wiltshire following storms on Friday night.

At one stage more than 10,000 homes in the county were without electricity.

A spokesman said the company drafted in 1,000 staff over the weekend and provided hot meals for those affected.

He said conditions were "challenging" for engineers, and flooding and fallen trees had hampered efforts to carry out the repairs.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Wiltshire

Weather

Swindon

Min. Night 6 °C

Features

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.