Over 1,200 homes without power near Milton Keynes as Storm Ciara continues

Western Power Distribution say they are aware of two major power cuts currently affecting people near Milton Keynes.

688 properties in the MK46 and MK43 postcodes close to the village of Clifton Reynes, near Olney, are currently without power.

Meanwhile, 555 properties in the NN12 postcode which covers nearby Deanshanger have also had their power cut.

The power company say power is expected to be restored between 8pm and 9pm to both affected areas.

No power issues are reported in the rest of Milton Keynes.

Meanwhile, Network Rail have issued a 'do not travel' warning for all rail passengers on the West Coast Main Line.

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