Power disruption across Wales after strong winds

The Aberystwyth seafront was battered with strong waves following strong winds. Credit: Rob Parker

Up to 10,000 homes across Wales have faced disruption to their power supply today following strong winds. A Western Power Distribution said tonight around 1,000 homes in south Wales were without power following the unsettled weather.

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25,000 without power in Wales

Engineers are working to restore power to thousands of homes in Wales after strong wind gusts over the weekend. Speeds of up to 89mph were recorded at Mumbles near Swansea on Saturday.