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    Apparently there is serious problems with the weather, mostly in eastern NI. A few tweets.

    Gerry Kelly ‏@GerryKellyMLA 3m
    Just joined the blackout-black inside and white outside. Search for the flashlight was hilarious. #fb

    PUP ‏@OfficialPUP 8m
    Electric off now in Bloomfield / Orangefield area of East Belfast

    Chris Lindsay ‏@chrislindsay_ 6m
    BREAKING: ALL electricity in #Belfast is OFF, and large parts of North Down - issue with high voltage transmission network.

    BBC News - Northern Ireland hit by snow, sleet and strong winds

    Thought I'd start a wee thread to find out the/have a bit of craic.

    Belfast81? CR? Ye there?
    Police ombudsman Nula O'loan - We found collusion on a massive scale, murders, intimidation, directing terrorism, attempted murder, drug smuggling, the list of crimes is endless..

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    It was supposed to be a joke, it seems there really isn't anyone there.

    NIE ‏@NIElectricity 16m
    Major fault on the high voltage transmission network affecting Belfast & large parts of Co. Down. NIE investigating.
    Police ombudsman Nula O'loan - We found collusion on a massive scale, murders, intimidation, directing terrorism, attempted murder, drug smuggling, the list of crimes is endless..

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    Electricity was off for about ten minutes. It's back on again in east Belfast.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Castle Ray View Post
    Electricity was off for about ten minutes. It's back on again in east Belfast.
    Unlucky mate, a good power outage is always a bit of craic.
    Police ombudsman Nula O'loan - We found collusion on a massive scale, murders, intimidation, directing terrorism, attempted murder, drug smuggling, the list of crimes is endless..

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    Still here ..........bottle of Fitou Reserve open and going to watch football ........now !!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by InsideImDancing View Post
    Unlucky mate, a good power outage is always a bit of craic.
    Sure the craic is hard to beat -you still high on paddywhackery sine the 17th ? When is the last time you had a power wattage.......oh er matron .

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    Fitou. Forgot about that wee number.
    #3amigos

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    Quote Originally Posted by Castle Ray View Post
    Electricity was off for about ten minutes. It's back on again in east Belfast.
    A sign that Peter Robinson is back in British NI and all is well .

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    We had a blackout here last night for about half an hour. No snow down here but fierce gales and heavy rain.

    Very stormy weather for Spring.
    Last edited by Drogheda445; 22nd March 2013 at 10:35 PM.

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    Newcastle/Castlewellan/Dundrum/Annalong went out. back on but lights flickering and electrical appliances cutting out for a second or two still.

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