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Nearly a thousand homes without power across Wales as Storm Brian causes power cuts

Credit: Western Power Distribution

Nearly a thousand homes are without power across Wales today due to damage caused by Storm Brian.

Western Power Distribution say it 15 incidents have been reported to the company today, with around 919 currently without power across the country.

Western Power Distribution says areas affected by power cuts include:

  • Bridgend;
  • Carmarthenshire;
  • Merthyr Tydfil;
  • Pembrokeshire;
  • Powys;
  • Rhondda Cynon Taf;
  • Torfaen;
  • Vale of Glamorgan

The company recommends people know where they keep their torches and batteries and avoid using candles during a power cut for health and safety reasons.

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