A BURST water main is affecting a Flintshire town this evening (Saturday, January 27). 

Welsh Water has said there is a burst pipe in Buckley area which is affecting supply to properties. 

A spokesperson said: "Until the pipe is fixed, you may experience low pressure or no water. 

"If you can run your cold kitchen tap, will will help clear any discolouration in your supply."

Photos shared on social media show water shooting up into the air from the burst pipe in the Linthorpe Road area.