Campaigners fear more streets could be hit by switch-off

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Council is ‘moving the goalposts’ over lights Council is ‘moving the goalposts’ over lights

MORE streets could be plunged into darkness as part of a controversial blackout, it is feared.

Lights in parts of Harwich and Manningtree have been turned off between midnight and 5am since March 2 as part of the Essex County Council scheme to save cash.

But Harwich councillor Ivan Henderson claims the goal posts have been moved meaning more streets lights could be switched off.

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