Blackpool residents without water after United Utilities cut off supply

Blackpool residents have been without water this morning after their supply was cut off.

Monday, 6th August 2018, 12:05 pm
Updated Monday, 6th August 2018, 12:08 pm
Five residents of Lockerbie Avenue raised the issue to United Utilities

A burst pipe in the Anchorsholme area saw United Utilities cutting off supply to some homes to deal with the issue.

A company spokesman said: "There was a burst water pipe in Vale Way Avenue.

"When we shut it off at 9.20am it affected water supplies [to residents]."

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Five residents of Lockerbie Avenue raised the issue to United Utilities.

Water was restored around 25 minutes later at 9.45am.