26 Jun 2022

Power outages affecting almost 3,000 customers in Offaly

Power outages affecting almost 3,000 customers in Offaly

A major power outage has left 2,763 households without power in Tullamore this lunchtime. The major fault occurred around 2pm and is expected to be resolved within the hour.

Elsewhere, a fault in the Kinnitty area has left 25 customers without power, while an outage is also reported in the Clonminch area of the county, where up to 50 premises are affected.

It could be a matter of hours before all faults are rectified in the county, while nearly 70 customers are also experiencing disruptions to service at Lumcloon, near Ferbane, while essential improvement works are carried out.

ESB Networks are aware of the outages and have said: "We apologise for the loss of supply. We are currently working to repair a fault affecting your premises and will restore power as quickly as possible."

For more information, you can click here

If you have a story for us, sports news, an event happening in your area, or if you want to submit pictures or videos, contact the Offaly Express team via e-mail to, or through our Facebook.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.