Storm Arwen: Business secretary says power cuts affecting thousands are unacceptable | ITV News

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Published on 5 Dec 2021, 23:18
More than three thousand households in North-East England are having to cope without power again tonight for a 10th night in a row.

Today, the energy secretary made his first visit to affected areas - where he denied the response would have been swifter had the power cuts happened in the South of England - and warned energy firms they could face action.

But with the race to reconnect still going on, another storm - named Barra - is on its way and due to hit on Tuesday.

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