Campaigners fear more streets could be hit by switch-off

Council is ‘moving the goalposts’ over lights

Council is ‘moving the goalposts’ over lights

First published in Harwich and Manningtree News

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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