Western Power Distribution

Power company employees get all dressed up for a good cause

Authored by Mary

Staff members at the Plymouth depot of Western Power Distribution (WPD) held a fancy dress day to raise funds for BBC Children in Need 2017.

The hilarious outfits included a Smurf, Spiderman, a bumble bee and even a red hot chilli!

They have raised over £100 and Team Support Danni Skyrme, who was involved in organising the event, said: “It’s been lots of fun and an excuse to...

£10m investment for Devon power network

Authored by Sarah Parker

A £10million project to reinforce and upgrade a post-war 33kV power network in Plymouth is underway.

Western Power Distribution (WPD), the electricity distributor for the region, is committed to investing in its network to further improve supply reliability and customer service levels.

The first stage of the initiative involves updating 48 kilometres of cables over 17 circuits...

Pre-war pole renovation underway in Plymouth

Authored by Mary

Engineers from Western Power Distribution (WPD), the electricity distributor for the South West, are removing steel poles in Plymouth that have been in place since before the First World War.

Western Power Distribution (WPD), the electricity distributor for the region, is committed to investing in its network to further improve supply reliability and customer service levels.

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Becky Brine and Julian Isaacs featuring special guests

A unique musical evening in the company of famed local Devon swing-singing diva Becky Brine and hot rhythm rocker (Auntie) Julian Isaacs featuring special guests.

Admission: £3.

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