Phone lines down across North Bexley

First published in News News Shopper: Photograph of the Author by , deputy news editor

PHONE lines went down across North Bexley over the weekend after cuts vandals cut cables.

The vandalism reportedly took place in south east London and effected residents in the north of the borough.

A resident who didn't want to be named said: "The lines went out sometime on Saturday afternoon and a fault was found approximately 2.5 km from the Southbank exchange that was discovered to have been caused by vandalism."

BT engineers worked throughout Sunday and Monday to repair the damaged fibre cables and service wasn't fully resumed till late on Monday evening.

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Have you been effected? Call the newsroom on 01689 885 726 or email melissa.hills@london.newsquest.co.uk

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4:33pm Tue 25 Feb 14

highway warrior says...

North Bexley, hmmmm so that would in the vicinity of, maybe, church manorway or there abouts. Lets see how my adding is, put 2 and 2 together....I'm getting 4
North Bexley, hmmmm so that would in the vicinity of, maybe, church manorway or there abouts. Lets see how my adding is, put 2 and 2 together....I'm getting 4 highway warrior
  • Score: 21

7:47pm Tue 25 Feb 14

Witchkid says...

Melissa, using your spellchecker would be a good idea. It's 'affected'.
Melissa, using your spellchecker would be a good idea. It's 'affected'. Witchkid
  • Score: -14

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