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Cornwall Saves Money By Dimming Street Lights

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 10:36am 22nd December 2014

Cornwall has saved £12 million by turning down street lights at night.

Around 60 percent have got dimmed during darkness since last September.

Labour says it leaves people feeling less safe.

It is laying into the scheme and others across the country.

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