A power cut is affecting more than 70 homes in Eastmoor.
Electricity supplies were disrupted at 7.20am this morning.
A spokesman for Northern Powergrid said: “An engineer on site has confirmed that there is a fault with an underground cable that needs repairing.
“We hope this can be done by about 3pm today.”
The power cut is affecting homes on Brunswick Street, South Street and Sanderson Street.
For more information call Northern Powergrid on 0800 375675.