Storm damage compensation

UK Power Networks says it expects to pay out over a million pounds in compensation for electricity supplies disrupted by the storm last Monday

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Homes still without power

48,000 properties in the East of England are still without power on Tuesday following Monday's storms.

But UK Power Networks said that number was dropping quickly - and it has managed to restore electricity to 91% of people affected yesterday,

At least 300,000 homes in the region were without power at some point during the wild weather.

About 900 engineers are working to repair the remainder of the damage today while helicopter patrols are continuing to check overhead power lines.

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