Power cut hits 130 homes and businesses in South Yorkshire

Around 130 properties have been affected by a power cut across Sheffield, Barnsley and Doncaster this afternoon.

Wednesday, 15th March 2017, 1:58 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:04 am
Charnock Drive, Sheffield. Picture: Google

Northern Powergrid workmen are currently trying to fix the problem at the scene in Kendray, Barnsley, after the lights went out on 130 properties at just after 12.30pm today.

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In addition ten homes in Charnock Grove, Charnock, have also been affected and about ten properties in Moss, Doncaster, are also without power.

A spokesperson for the Northern Powergrid said the power should be back on at all properties by early this evening.