Power cut affects shops and businesses in Spalding
A power cut in Spalding has nearly 1,000 homes and businesses without electricity this lunchtime.
Engineers are working to repair what a spokesman for Western Power Distribution described as a "network fault" which happened just before 12.20pm today (Tuesday).
The spokesman said: "A power cut, as a result of a network fault, was reported to us at 12.19pm.
"It affected 2,122 customers and of these, 1,150 had their power supply restored within a minute.
"Engineers are now on their way to investigate the cause of the fault, but we expect the remaining customers to be back on by 2pm at the latest."
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