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Damage to electricity network leaves 800 homes in Armagh without power

Almost 800 homes in the Armagh city area are without power this evening (Wednesday).

Northern Ireland Electricity (NIE) reported the outage around 9.15pm.

An NIE spokesperson said: “We have logged a fault for this area and will be assigning a repair team as soon as possible.

“The fault is due to due to third party damage to the network.”

The estimated restoration time is 12.15am on Thursday.

Read more: Ah nuts! Squirrel causes power outage which affected 8,000 customers

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