Tag: power

Power Restored

There was a power cut this morning in some parts of Blantyre and Hamilton. A few intermittent power losses occurred early this morning, Monday 3rd January 2022. Scottish Power are reporting this has now been resolved. Areas affected were: G659QH, G720EL, G720XY, ML3, ML30GB, ML30NA, ML30NF, ML30NJ, ML30NL, ML30NQ, ML30QD, ML30QG, ML30QJ, ML30QL, ML30QN, ML30QP, […]

Nighttime Power Cuts

Residents in Blantyre and surrounding areas have been reporting a series of short power cuts tonight, during early hours of Friday 24 September 2021. Multiple power outages have tripped house supplies in the Blantyre and parts of Hamilton resulting in house alarms going off in the middle of the night. Frustratingly, its woken people up […]

Power Cuts

Blantyre Some parts of Blantyre are experiencing Power Cuts this afternoon , Saturday 16 March 2019. We’re hearing Springwells is affected. We’re seeking an update from Scottish Power. Hopefully it will be back on soon. Have YOU been affected by power cuts today? Which other streets or areas are out?

Energy Price Hikes Imminent

Customers throughout Scotland face a new wave of energy price hikes, as Scottish Power and Scottish Gas announce they’re increasing their standard variable tariffs. The move comes after Ofgem recently ‘upped’ the price cap. Scottish Gas is raising prices by whopping 10.5%, which will see the average dual fuel bill increase by £119.12 a year, […]

Power lines laid

If you were commuting out of Blantyre heading towards Halfway today Monday 11 February 2019, you may have seen something unusual overhead. Additional power cables were being strung out earlier today by some (brave) electrical workers, sending out “bogeys” underneath the wires! Working at height, between pylons, (presumably with power off!), it certainly was an […]