Sky customers without internet across Northamptonshire after major cable damage

Sky customers across Northamptonshire have been left without internet due this morning.

Friday, 22nd June 2018, 11:33 am
Updated Friday, 22nd June 2018, 11:38 am
Sky customers could be without broadband while a fault is repaired.

A fault affecting nearly every exchange in the county means some homeowners have been without broadband or the ability to make landline phone calls since around 10pm last night (June 21).

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The outage has reportedly been caused by damage during roadworks on the A5.

A tweet by the SkyHelpTeam at 10.20am today (June 22) reads: "Update: Northampton and Milton Keynes. Engineers remain onsite & testing solutions to restore service. Damage to cabling was caused by roadworks on the A5 / A508 / A422. Due to the location, accessing the site is harder than normal. Engineering work ongoing. Updates to follow."