Power cut in Newton Mearns

Electricity supplies in G77 have been affected. Picture John Devlin
Electricity supplies in G77 have been affected. Picture John Devlin

Homes and businesses in Newton Mearns have been affected by a power cut this afternoon.

Electricity supplies to the G77 area stopped shortly before 3pm.

SP Networks are aware and say the outage has been caused by a fault in the electrical network.

Supplies are expected to be restored by 5pm.

Those reporting the power cut to the networks emergency line on 0800 092 9290 are told: “Our emergency reponse teams have been alerted.”