• Hundreds of households and businesses in the Westport area lost power this morning.

    A number of faults occurred in the area, leaving customers without a supply since about 20 to eight this morning, that service is set to be restored about 11.15am.

    While other customers lost their supply within the past hour (10am) in the Westport area, the ESB says it hopes to have that service restored by 1pm today.