HOMES and businesses have been hit by power cuts in Sunderland city centre.
Northern Power Grid, which run the North East’s electricity distribution network, has confirmed outages in five postcodes in the city centre.
The incidents were reported at about 1pm today and the agency is hoping to restore power as soon as possible this afternoon.
To report a power cut or speak to a representative from Northern Power Grid, tel. 0800 66 88 77 or 0330 123 0877.