Power restored to Wigton

An estimated 300 homes in the Wigton area were without electricity during Saturday due to a problem with a high-voltage cable.

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300 homes without power in Wigton area of Cumbria

An estimated 300 homes in the Wigton area are without electricity due to a problem with a high-voltage cable.

A spokesman for Electricity North West told ITV Border that engineers are on site and working to correct the fault as soon as possible. It is hoped power will be restored to most homes by 7 o'clock this evening.

The company has apologised for the disruption it is likely to cause to customers.

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