BT to axe 200 Gwynedd phoneboxes ... some of which haven't made a single call for a YEAR
More than 200 phone boxes in Gwynedd have been earmarked for removal.
BT are consulting on proposals to close 264 public payphones as usage continues to decline.
But community leaders say that older people in rural communities where mobile reception is poor would “suffer badly” if the kiosks were to close.
Under consideration for closure are phone boxes in Caernarfon , Bangor and Pwllheli - but the biggest concerns are over the potential loss of payphones in remote areas such as Carmel, Talysarn and Bethel.
Talysarn Cllr Dilwyn Lloyd said closing payphones would be “dangerous to people’s... read more
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