Storm damage round up: Northern Powergrid battle to repair damage caused by gales

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Staff from energy company Northern Powergrid are today battling to repair damage to their network by the severe winds overnight.

This dramatic image was captured by a Northern Powergrid team just south of Houghton le Spring, Tyne and Wear this morning.

A spokesman for the company said: “Our engineers are continuing to work through the day to restore power to customers still off supply as a result of last night’s conditions.”

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