Sky broadband appears to be down as users across the UK report a service outage.

User reports to the Downdetector website began to spike from about 6am as Sky customers reported losing their broadband connection.

The highest number of reports came from users in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Bristol, Glasgow and Nottingham, according to Downdetector.

One user wrote: "Sky is down again. My neighbour is not with Sky and the internet is fine so its not Openreach."

Another added: "Sky internet and problems with the TV guide in Thetford."

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