More than 110,000 Northern residents without power as Storm Arwen causes at least 500 incidents

More than 100,000 people in the North of England have been left without power this morning due to Storm Arwen.

By Daniel Sheridan
Saturday, 27th November 2021, 10:06 am
Updated Saturday, 27th November 2021, 10:09 am
At least 500 incidents have been reported in the region, Northern Powergrid said.
At least 500 incidents have been reported in the region, Northern Powergrid said.

At least 500 incidents have been reported in the region, Northern Powergrid said.

The service has restored power to 88,000 homes and businesses but 112,000 are still without power.

Northern Powergrid tweeted an updated: "#StormArwen is continuing to batter our region and causing ongoing damage to our network.

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"We have restored power to 88,000 homes and businesses.

"We currently have 112,000 customers without power and we have more than 550 instances of damage on our network."

More to follow.