Islands Offline After JT Fault

Sunday, July 12th, 2020 9:49pm

Around two thirds of islanders have been left without broadband or working phones after a technical fault with JT’s network.

The company’s network went down at 6:55pm on Sunday night.

It’s affected homes, businesses and the emergency services – with Jersey’s Police and Fire Service warning they can’t answer 999 calls from JT numbers until the problem was fixed.

Passengers due to fly to London Gatwick last night with easyJet were delayed outside security, as Jersey Airport’s check-in systems run off JT’s network.

The problems weren’t isolated to Jersey, with JT customers in Guernsey suffering the same problems.

JT says it’s engineers have been working to ‘recover’ the affected services.

It’s not yet known what caused the disruption.

**Service Announcement**
We are currently aware that there is a system failure impacting services across the island. Our…

Posted by JTsocial on Sunday, July 12, 2020

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