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19 May 2017

New 318 tonne transfomer delivered substation in Kent

New 318 transfomer being delivered this weekend to Sellindge substation to help keep lights on in Kent and beyond
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28 Apr 2017

Lake District gas pipe move planned to minimise disruption

National Grid Gas Distribution is moving its pipes to support a project to improve water quality in England's largest natural lake
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28 Apr 2017

Blackburn: ongoing six-month gas pipe upgrade reaches busy junction

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26 Apr 2017

National Grid shows scale of £15m power line project

Bedworth residents are being invited to find out more about National Grid’s £15m project to keep the lights on across Bedworth, the Midlands and beyond.
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25 Apr 2017

Work to start on £3 million power line project between Bredbury and South Manchester

National Grid has started work on a £3 million project to refurbish the overhead line running between Bredbury substation and South Manchester substation in Sale. The essential work will take place across a 9km (5.5 mile) route of 30 pylons until September 2017.
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25 Apr 2017

New approach delivers significant carbon savings at National Grid’s Wimbledon substation

National Grid is working with Laing O’Rourke to achieve a significant carbon saving during work to extend a substation in Wimbledon.
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19 Apr 2017

Blackpool: essential upgrade of gas pipe

Engineers will replace ageing metal pipe with long-lasting plastic one
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13 Apr 2017

Hats off to National Grid charity team

▪ Wacky hat day raises money for brain tumour charity
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12 Apr 2017

£8m investment in keeping lights on in Cheshire

National Grid to replace wires and fittings on 18km stretch of overhead power line
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12 Apr 2017

National Grid fundraise to help Round Oak School save Music of Life Programme

Variety show taking place to raise money to save Music of Life programme at Round Oak School, Warwick. Tickets on sale at Bridge House Theatre box office
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