Around 100 homes and businesses hit by power cut in Doncaster

Sprotborough Road, Newton. Picture: Google
Sprotborough Road, Newton. Picture: Google

About 100 homes and businesses in a Doncaster village have been hit by a power cut this morning.

The Northern Powergrid said the problem was first reported in Newton at about 5pm on Thursday - and the area has experienced intermittent problems ever since.

Workmen are on site attempting to restore the power.