MORE than 50 homes are believed to be without power in West Somerset.

Western Power Distribution said some properties in the TA24 area, which includes Watchet, Minehead, Dunster and Porlock, were affected by the outage.

"We estimate the problem will be resolved by 5.30pm," a spokesperson said.

The full list of postcodes affected by the incident is: TA24 5TD, TA24 5SS, TA24 5EW, TA24 5SX, TA24 5SU, TA24 5SR, TA24 5RP, TA24 5ET, TA24 5EN.