Power outage hits 100 South Yorkshire properties

Ripon Street, Sheffield. Picture: Google
Ripon Street, Sheffield. Picture: Google

About 100 South Yorkshire properties are being affected by a power outage today.

The Northern Powergrid has turned off the electric to 90 homes in Ripon Street, Affercliffe, while they carry out repairs that should be completed by 2.30pm.

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Meanwhile, an unexpected power cut has hit 10 properties in Belvoir Avenie in Barnburgh. The outage has been affecting homes since about 6am this morning.

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Staff are on site attempting to fix the problem.