Residents in part of Poulton have been left without power today while electricity suppliers complete essential maintenance work.
People living in FY6 8AW, have been advised by Electricity North West to expect to be without power between 9-3pm on 9 March while the planned outage takes place.
Residents were warned in advance by a leaflet that was delivered to the affected 229 properties.
A spokesman for Electricity North West said: "There is a planned power outage planned scheduled for 9 March and residents were given a minimum of five days to prepare.
"Anyone experiencing problems as a result of the outage can contact us on 105."