Power cuts across Sligo, Leitrim & north Roscommon

Hundreds of homes are without electricity following high winds across the Sligo, Leitrim and north Roscommon (Friday, 12pm).

ESB crews are currently working to repair damaged or fallen lines in Dromahair, Manorhamilton, Gurteen and Aghagad near Grange.

Boyle has been particularly badly affected – there are 617 homes without power there.

The ESB says it plans to have power restored to the affected areas by mid-afternoon.