Nearly 900 homes without power

South Wales Police is advising members of the public to avoid the Cefn Yr Allt area of Aberdulais in Neath after a high-voltage power cable was blown down in high winds at around 6.30pm this evening.

Around 890 homes in the area are currently without power. Western Power is working on the problem and hopes to have power restored by 9.30pm.

Police are urging people to stay away from the source of the problem in Aberdulais due to the potential risk to public safety.