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Archive for February 14th, 2013

Lights Being Repaired

 

Ron has been out just now talking to a man ‘down a hole’.

  • Two homes in Dawlish Crescent are running on a generator tonight due to a lack of mains power.
  • The engineers are splicing in a new cable to get these homes back on the mains.
  • Dawlish Crescent, Everest and Exmouth have their streetlights back on now
  • Teignmouth Drive and Exmouth Drive are still without streetlights , they are on a different cable.

 

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