A power cut is affecting a number of homes and businesses in the Caersws and Llanidloes area.

ScottishPower Energy Networks has confirmed that a power cut is affecting the SY17 and SY18 postcode area which includes properties in Carno, Clatter, Llanwnog, Tylwch and Llidiartywaun.

Power is expected to be restored by 7pm on Monday (January 11).

A spokesperson for the power supply company said: "Our emergency response team has managed to restore power to a number of properties, and we are working to restore power for those customers still off supply.

"Repairs on the overhead equipment near Clatter Post Office are taking longer than expected.

"We apologise for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience."