The property in question was a local 2 bed semi, very well presented and, on the face of it anyway, perfectly safe. However this EICR unearthed a random finding:
However, imagine our shock to open the airing cupboard in the bathroom and find this “python” waiting to strike! “Surely that can’t be live?!?!?” was our first thought but, after careful inspection we discovered that this cable was live, and so it would seem, has been this way for quite some time now!