Power outages hit over 6,000 homes and businesses in Galway

Galway Daily news SHundreds of homes remain without power in Galway after severe weather

More than 6,000 homes and businesses in Galway were without electricity this morning due to faults which have since been repaired.

A fault at Parkmore reported at 7:41am on Saturday morning left 5,198 properties without electricity.

It was repaired, and power restored, just over an hour later at 8:50am.

Hundreds of homes in the Claregalway are were also affected at the same time, in a fault causing outages to 875 properties.

This lasted for almost two hours before power was restored at 9:30am.