Over 4,000 homes and businesses without power in Ballyshannon area

Thousands are without power in the Ballyshannon/Ballintra area this afternoon.

Over 4,000 homes and businesses are without power this afternoon due to a fault in the supply.

The ESB apologise for the loss of power and says there are actively working to repair a fault in the network and hope to have it back online by 3.30pm today.

There are also over 2,000 premises affected in the Laghey area with power expected to be returned by 6.45pm.

You can visit powercheck.ie to see when it should be back up.