Large parts of Calne are currently experiencing power cuts including shops in the town centre.
Sainsbury's are suffering intermittent power loss causing their checkouts to work sporadically resulting in long queues, however, staff are handing out sweets to make the delays a little more palatable.
An announcement on SSEN website states:
We’re sorry for the loss of supply. We currently have a fault affecting the areas listed. Our engineers are on site working hard to get the power back on as quickly as they can.
Currently the expected time for restoration of power is 6pm this evening. Areas affected are: