Widespread power cut across Edinburgh leaves thousands in blackout

The evening of Sunday 7th February saw a power cut across parts of Edinburgh that lasted for approximately thirty minutes. The outage began at around 21:20 and ended roughly half an hour later. Areas affected included Newington, Marchmont, Bruntsfield and Tollcross. The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, which currently houses Covid-19 patients, ran on generator power […]