About 30,000 UK homes are still without power after Blizzard Arwen passed across the country. The controversy is the fact that the blizzard hit the islands five days ago, and deliveries to some recipients won’t be restored even for a few more days. This sensation sparked the imprisonment of more than 60 customers in the highest British pub, where they spent several days cut off from the world.
Snow storm in Europe. dead
At least two people have died as a result of the UK’s first snow storm this year, with speeds of up to 160km in places…
The issue of the extended recall of supplies was raised in the House of Commons on Wednesday, Representatives representing particularly affected regions described this fact as a “national scandal”..
Deadly Blizzard of Arwen
Arwen, the UK’s first snowstorm this winter, killed three people last weekendAs well as damage to power grids, which affected nearly a million consumers, mainly in Scotland and the North East of England.
As the EAW reported Wednesday afternoon, supplies have already been restored to 97 percent. recipients, and repair teams are currently removing damage in 45 thousand. places, some Damage described as “catastrophic”For example, in one place a hundred high-voltage towers were broken.
In pictures: Britain is now preparing for a freezing Arctic in the wake of Storm Irwin, which brought heavy snow across much of England and Scotland pic.twitter.com/uk4PYIpZwk
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A catastrophic snow storm in Britain
Restoring the power supply to 97% of the public means that Although the fifth day has passed since the impact of the blizzard, about 30 thousand are still unavailable for electricity. families. While all homes in Wales are expected to be restored by Wednesday, some homes in northern England and northeastern Scotland – especially detached and in the countryside – could take up to the weekend to recover from the effects of the snowstorm, the EAW warned. The wind speed during the snowstorm reached 160 kilometers per hour in some places. two of dead They are men who were felled by trees on the side of the road.
The pub at Tan Hill Inn is cut off from the world
On Tuesday, the last two guests left the UK’s top pub, where they were stuck over the weekend in a snowstorm. The storm and heavy snow killed a total of 61 people on Friday at Tan Hill Inn in North Yorkshire.
Falling power cables made it impossible to clear the way, forcing the building’s owners to improvise and provide weekend accommodations for dozens of guests and tourists in transit.
See also: “double-digit” snow and frost in Poland. The beginning of December in the eyes of meteorologists
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