5th March 2020

Leased line connectivity Current situation Work continues on the 160f to restore critical services(blue light etc) The original 96f still remains unavailable. We have received confirmation that the cable gang has arrived on-site and have begun their prep work to replace the exist

Virgin are continuing to work on replacing broken cables to return services to affected sites. Their complete update is below. There is currently no ETA on when all services will be restored.

===Current situation=== Work continues on the 160f to restore critical services(blue light etc) The original 96f still remains unavailable. We have received confirmation that the cable gang has arrived on-site and have begun their prep work to replace the existing 96f.

===Next steps=== New 96f cable to be pulled and spliced as per change reference C01096591 Escalations will continue to be made into ERS partners to ensure resource continues to be available. A splicer has now arrived on-site to replace the existing splicer with further splicing resource still expected to arrive at 11am .

Next update due: 12:00pm