Power restored to majority of properties hit by cut

Homes have been left without power

More than 300 homes were left without power this morning near Aboyne after a power cut.

SSEN confirmed properties including Logie Coldstone school were without
electricity following the fault at 6.30am.

Engineers restored power to the majority of properties by 9.30am.

The Scottish and Southern Electricity Network (SSEN) website said: “We apologise for the loss of supply. We currently have a fault affecting the areas listed.

“Our engineers are on site working to get the power back on as quickly as they can.

“If you need more information, please call us on 0800 300 999 and quote reference ‘CW5428′”

At 9.30am this morning only four postcodes were still without power, they include AB34 5LN, AB34 5LP, AB34 5NB, AB34 5ND.