BREAKING Blackouts across London as thousands of homes hit by power cut

Thousands of homes have been hit by power cuts across London today.

Blackouts have been reported in 37 postcode areas so far, according to Ukpowernetworks.

It is estimated that at least 5000 households have been impacted by the incident since reports came in shortly after 12pm this afternoon.

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