More than 1,000 homes hit with power outage

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More than 1,000 properties have been left in the dark in Nottinghamshire due to a power cut.

The area affected is NG12 in Keyworth, and currently 1,519 homes are without any power.

Western Power Distribution says it will not be restored until at least 10.30am this morning (September 25).

Engineers are said to be on route to fix the issue.

A spokesman for the power supplier said: "Our apologies to customers affected by a power cut in Nottingham NG12.

"Engineers are working on it and estimate to restore by 10:30."

The power supplier has been contacted for more information.

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