A number of power cuts are planned in the next week around Lancashire affecting Preston, Chorley and South Ribble most.

The works are scheduled to improve the reliability of the electricity supply to your home and so engineers can safely work on the cables that provide electricity to properties.

North West Electricity try to inform residents before power outages are enacted.

Five areas will face power cuts with 105 homes and businesses affected between April 11 and April 16.

Here are the electrical power cuts facing Lancashire homes in the coming week.

West Lancs - April 12

A single house in Banks will lose power on Wednesday.

The postcode is PR9 8BB.

Preston - April 14

31 homes in the Barton Lane area of Preston will lose power on Wednesday, the following postcodes will be affected: PR3 5AX, PR3 5AU, PR3 5AR, PR3 5AQ, PR3 2JS.

Chorley - April 14

Parts of Clayton-Le-Woods will lose electrical power on Wednesday with 14 homes affected.

PR6 7YA, PR6 7PP, PR6 7EA, PR6 7DZ, PR6 7DS, PR5 2SP, PR25 5LX postcodes will be involved in the outage.

South Ribble - April 15

52 homes around Hall Green in Longton, west of Preston, will lose power.

The following postcodes will be hit: PR4 5ZD, PR4 5LH, PR4 5LE, PR4 5JY, PR4 5JP, PR4 5JN, PR4 5JL, PR4 5JH, PR4, PR1 8LE.

Another 57 homes in Walton-le-Dale/Bamber Bridge in the housing area around Coniston Drive will also experience a loss of electricity with the following postcodes affected: PR5 4RX, PR5 4RU, PR5 4RT, PR5 4RS, PR5 4RR, PR5 4RP, PR5 4RN, PR5 4RH, PR5 4RE.

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