Power restored to streetlights after blackout
Power has been restored to streetlights in part of a village after a blackout earlier this week.
Villagers reported that lights on Shay Lane, which runs between, Walton Colliery Nature Park and Crofton, were not working between Sunday, September 23 and Tuesday, September 25.
Local businessman Munir Mamujee tweeted that the problem was "dangerous" for local people using that stretch of road.
Wakefield Council says that the electricity supply has now been restored to the lights and they are expected to be working again from Wednesday evening.
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