Main Carluke road is left in the dark

Pic Greg Macvean, TSPL, 06/01/2010, Residents of Baird Terrace in Haddington are complaining because their street lights aren't working properly... they come on for an hour during the day then don't come on at night. - (l-r) an offending lamp post, Kat Rennie, Jane Weir, Vera Ingle
Pic Greg Macvean, TSPL, 06/01/2010, Residents of Baird Terrace in Haddington are complaining because their street lights aren't working properly... they come on for an hour during the day then don't come on at night. - (l-r) an offending lamp post, Kat Rennie, Jane Weir, Vera Ingle

ALL across Carluke at Christmas there were brightly, shining lights everywhere - unless you lived on Carnwath Road!

At the darkest time of the year, one of the main roads through the town, the A721 Carnwath Road, has been in Stygian gloom.

And it will be well into January before repair work even begins on the lighting.

For more, pick up a copy of this week’s Carluke Gazette.