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- Power cut hit homes in Wellington, Chelston, Nynehead and West Buckland.
- Homes in parts of Taunton and Devon were also affected.
- Supplies were restored at around 12noon.
All supplies in the #Wellington #TA21 area have now been restored. We had a high votage fault in the area. Apologies for the disruption.— @wpduk 29 May 2014
Power has been restored to some homes but engineers are still working on the fault so supplies may go off and on again.
WPD says there is a high voltage fault in the area. Engineers are currently fault finding so people may see their power going off and on.
What on earth is going on with the power cuts in Wellington , Somerset ? Update plz @wpduk— @aimzparkes 29 May 2014
Sorry for the delay in restoring supplies in the #Wellington #TA21 area. We are estimating to have all supplies restored by 13:30. Jason— @wpduk 29 May 2014
DOZENS of homes in the Wellington area are currently without power.
Western Power Distribution (WPD) says it is dealing with power cuts in Wellington, Nynehead, Chelston and some parts of Taunton.
There are also believed to be problems in West Buckland.
Some homeowners have experienced their power tripping on and off and disruption is likely until around 1.30pm, WPD said.