Get the ‘Word on the Street’

Newbyres Crescent, Gorebridge
Newbyres Crescent, Gorebridge

The residents of Newbyres Crescent have been told they will have to move out of their homes while work takes place to clear up the carbon dioxide issue.

This latest news in the “gas street” saga has left residents with yet more questions than answers as a meeting is to be held “sometime in June” to tell locals when they are to move out of their homes.

It comes as the Advertiser launches its ‘Word on the Street’ campaign to get to the bottom of a story that has been rolling since last September when six people were taken to hospital, with council tenants from five homes evacuated since.

Read more in this week’s Advertiser, out now.