Some properties and businesses in Sandown on the Isle of Wight are without power this morning (Wednesday).

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) says around 36 customers and 10 postcodes are affected.

The outage was first reported at around 8am and is down to a fault on SSEN's underground network.

The following postcodes are affected: 

  • PO36 8FB
  • PO36 8FG
  • PO36 8LJ
  • PO36 8LP
  • PO36 8LT
  • PO36 8LU
  • PO36 8LY
  • PO36 8NA
  • PO36 8ND
  • PO36 8NF

SSEN says it hopes to have power back on by 1pm.


Power has now been restored to most properties, SSEN says.