Power cut in Sheffield suburb

Hundreds of homes in a Sheffield suburb are currently without electricity because of a power cut.

Monday, 15th April 2019, 4:26 pm
Updated Tuesday, 16th April 2019, 4:23 pm

240 homes are currently without power in Handsworth after an unexpected problem with an electricity cable.

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Northern Powergrid say the issue was reported to them shortly before 11am this morning.

They hope to restore power to the area by 5pm today, they added.

Handsworth (photo: Google).