Electricity tampering put hotel guests’ lives at risk
0 Have your say A Blackpool hotelier ‘recklessly’ put lives at risk by allowing persistent tampering with electricity after his supply was cut off.
Even after energy chiefs dug up the road to disconnect Lolly’s Hotel on Regent Road from the electricity supply, a cable to tap into electricity from a neighbouring premises was set up, a hearing was told.
At one point, clingfilm was used to twist wires together to bypass a meter.
A council licensing hearing was told the actions put the lives of hotel guests and residents of neighbouring properties at risk if a fire had broken out.
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