UPDATE: ‘Power back on’ in Chichester and Bognor

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A power cut which affected thousands of families in the Chichester and Bognor area is now said to have been fixed.

Southern Electric has tweeted: “UPDATE #Chichester #WestSussex - All supplies have now been restored.

“Thank you for your patience this afternoon.”

Around 2,500 homes were affected in areas including Chichester, Bosham, Fishbourne, Selsey and Westergate.

The Westgate Leisure Centre in Chichester was said to have closed after experiencing a power cut.

Residents on Oliver Whitby Road also reported experiencing problems.

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