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Bad weather is predicted across the North West and could bring damage causing power cuts. If you experience a power cut, contact @ElectricityNW to report it. They can also provide extra support if you're in vulnerable circumstances. Visit

 Weather warnings are in place across the NW for strong winds from #StormDudley and #StormEunice. This may cause damage to the electricity network and result in power cuts. Contact @ElectricityNW for the latest updates #Staysafe

 EXTRA SUPPORT MESSAGES- Priority Services Register

If you need extra support during a power cut @ElectricityNW can help with their FREE Priority Services Register. They can provide extra support to you before and during a power cut. For more information and to sign up visit

 Join @ElectricityNW free support service to receive:

  • Regular power cut updates to you and a nominated contact
  • Support from other utilitiesAccommodation, hot meals and other services to support your individual needs Visit


@ElectricityNW tips for during a power cut:

  • Dress warmly in several layers & blankets
  • Keep a torch handy
  • Limit use of electrical devices to preserve battery life
  • Keep fridge freezers closed to protect contents

Did you know that you do not have to be on benefits to get help with improving the energy efficiency of your home? We have schemes for everyone.

Over 650,000 homes within the area potentially qualify for help to reduce their Energy Bills. Cosy Homes in Lancashire has been set up by all 15 Local Authorities to provide you with a simple way to find out if you are one of them.

Find out which services you are eligible for by answering one simple question:

Do you live in Lancashire with a household income of less than £30,000 or do you receive an income or disability related benefit of some kind (including Tax Credits, Carers Allowance, Attendance Allowance etc)?

YES -or- NO
Most of the schemes available are available to homeowners with a household income less than £30,000 and where savings are less than £16,000.
Cosy Homes In Lancashire
Commissioned by Blackburn with Darwen Council on behalf of the Lancashire Authorities. The scheme is managed by Rhea Projects Ltd.
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