Power failure hits hundreds of homes

HOMES and businesses in Milngavie and Bearsden were left without power after a cable fault.

The failure lasted around 30 minutes on Friday morning.

Parts of Summerston and Maryhill were also affected.

Scottish Power said that they were alerted to a cable fault in the Killermont area of Bearsden at around 9.30am and the fault was fixed at around 10am.

A spokeswoman for Scottish Power said that it had only affected pockets of customers in these areas but a few hundred would have been left without power.

She added: “We apologise for any inconvenience caused.”