Hundreds of homes affected by power cut in Great Yarmouth

UK Power Networks. Photo: PA/Yui Mok

UK Power Networks. Photo: PA/Yui Mok - Credit: PA

Hundreds of homes are being affected by power problems in Great Yarmouth.

An underground electricity cable in the South Denes area has faulted on the high voltage network, causing an area wide power cut.

There are 714 customers affected. The power cut was first reported just before 2pm and power is expected to be restored by 4pm.

A spokesman for UK Power Network said: 'There is currently a power cut in this area. Our engineers are working hard to fix it as quickly as possible. We are sorry for any trouble this may have caused you.'