Issue details

BT Consultation on phone box removal Autumn 23

To approve the retaining of 5 in response to a
formal consultation by British Telecom (BT). As set out by The Office of Communications
(Ofcom), BT has an obligation to consult with Herefordshire council with regard to the
proposed removals. In some cases, a payphone can still be essential local service, due to
local circumstances.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Aylestone Hill; Central; Newton Farm; Ross North;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/11/2023

Decision due: Before 21 December 2023 by Service Director - Communities

Lead member: Cabinet member adults, health and wellbeing

Lead director: Service Director - Communities

Department: Community Wellbeing

Contact: Lorna Williamson, Talk Community Development Support Officer Email:


  • BT Consultation on phone box removal Autumn 23