Telephone services affected as cable is stolen close to Manorcunningham

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It's emerged that a stretch of 'live' telephone cable has been removed from poles between Manorcunningham and Newtowncunningham.

The wire has been removed at Drumbarnett, close to Colm Dillon's car showroom, and a number of homes and businesses have had their services affected as a result.

Eircom crews are due in the area shortly to assess the situation.

Local Cllr Paul Canning is urging local people to be vigilant and check out their local phone lines.........

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