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Three schools closed in Cheltenham due to power cut

A power cut in Cheltenham has closed three schools and affected hundreds of people this morning (5th December).

Credit: ITV West Country

Belmont School, Bettridge School and Cheltenham Bournside School were all shut down for the day.

Credit: ITV West Country

Bournside originally hoped to open their gates at 11am this morning but later told parents that it would shut for the whole day.

A parents' evening scheduled for tonight has been cancelled and rescheduled for Thursday 9th January.

The power outage affected 203 properties but has since been restored.

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