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Posted on 11:20:00 on 15th September 2020

Today (15/09/2020), Cumbria Police have been made aware by BT Group, that there is a fault affecting some members of the public's landlines in the Barrow area. Affected members of the public may experience no dial tone and be unable to make outgoing calls, including dialling 999 from their landlines.

There is no reported impacted on mobile phone services; including the EE Network and no report of any impact to internet-based services.


The incident was detected by BT Group on 15-09-2020 at 11:20
It is estimated that service will be restored by 16:15 today.


Non-emergency incidents can be reported via:

Our website: Non Emergency Crime Online


Calling: 101




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