345 homes to remain without power in West Donegal overnight

first_img Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic By News Highland – January 15, 2015 Facebook Previous articleWeather update : Now almost 3,000 homes without powerNext articleHighland’s Farming News – Thursday 15th January News Highland Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Twitter WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews WhatsApp Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firecenter_img Pinterest 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+ There are now just 345 homes and businesses without power in Co Donegal after winds of up to 150 kilometres per hour battered the north west and west coasts today.At one stage there was almost 12,000 homes and businesses without power, but ESB engineers have now restored power to the majority of these.There are currently 345 homes without power and John Tuohey from the ESB, he says a small handful of homes will unfortunately remain without power in the county overnight:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/johntpm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Meanwhile up to 70 schools closed in Co Donegal today, while many other businesses had to close.The storms have eased slightly throughout today, and forecaster with Met Eireann, John Eagleton says that will continue this evening and tonight:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/eagpm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterest Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 345 homes to remain without power in West Donegal overnight Facebooklast_img read more