Huge power cut in Leeds with more than 250 homes affected

At least 400 homes across Yorkshire have lost power according to the Northern Powergrid.
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In Leeds, 240 homes have lost power in LS8 - with power not expected to be restored before 6.45pm.

-> How national lockdown affects Leeds Tier 3 lockdown - all the changes explainedThe power cut has been caused by an unexpected problem with the cables or equipment that serve the areas, according to the live map.

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The following postcodes have been affected by power cuts in the region:

DL6,YO24: 100

LS17: 30

BD16: 30

LS8: 240

WF9: 60

DN3: 100

DN10,DN12,DN37,DN4,DN41: 20

The power is due to be restored across Yorkshire by later this evening.

Northern Powergrid said: "Our team are working hard to restore your power as quickly as possible."

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