A power cut is affecting customers across a large part of Watford this morning.

A fault on an underground electricity cable is causing the outage - UK Power Networks is aware of the issue.

The power supply company estimates that power will be restored between 11.30am and 12.30pm today.

Areas affected include Watford Junction and Clarendon Road, the Knutsford area of Watford, including Colonial Way and Imperial Way business parks, and parts of the Nascot area including Hempstead Road, Nascot Wood Road, and Courtlands Drive.

There is also a power cut in the Boxmoor area of Hemel Hempstead - power is expected to be restored between 1.30pm and 2.30pm.