Join the Q: Power Cut

1 Conversation

Join the Q logo.

Join the Q: Power Cut

On the night of 26/27 November 2021, Storm Arwen arrived in the UK. It caused considerable damage and loss of life, so I was fortunate that I only experienced a 17-hour power cut. However, that was the longest power cut I had ever experienced. Luckily on 27 November I was able to go to my mum's house and sit by the gas fire with her, and a neighbour with a gas hob was able to supply hot water for cups of tea so it was fine, but I was still glad when the lights came back on. On 26 November, it was spooky looking out of my window and not seeing the light of the street lamp, but I was fine (albeit a bit cold) indoors with my solar-powered lamp, my mobile phone and a small torch.

The view through a window of trees and a street lamp in the darknessA blue lamp with a small torch and a Nokia mobile phone

Join the Q Archive

SashaQ

06.12.21 Front Page

Back Issue Page


Bookmark on your Personal Space


Entry

A88036833

Infinite Improbability Drive

Infinite Improbability Drive

Read a random Edited Entry


Disclaimer

h2g2 is created by h2g2's users, who are members of the public. The views expressed are theirs and unless specifically stated are not those of the Not Panicking Ltd. Unlike Edited Entries, Entries have not been checked by an Editor. If you consider any Entry to be in breach of the site's House Rules, please register a complaint. For any other comments, please visit the Feedback page.

Write an Entry

"The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a wholly remarkable book. It has been compiled and recompiled many times and under many different editorships. It contains contributions from countless numbers of travellers and researchers."

Write an entry
Read more