PHONE BOX CULL: Kiosks in Hyndburn under threat of closure

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BT has earmarked 20 phone boxes in Hyndburn for removal

Across Lancashire almost a third of public phone boxes could be axed after telecommunications provider BT said they were under used.

Three kiosks could see the chop in Hyndburn.

Here is a list of where they are and the number of calls which were made from each payphone in the last 12 months:

OPP SHOULDER OF MUTTON HOTEL CROSS EDGE OSWALDTWISTLE ACCRINGTON - 4

ADJ ENTRANCE TO PRIMARY SCH BELTHORN ROAD BELTHORN BLACKBURN - 1

O/S THE WALTON ARMS HOTEL BURNLEY ROAD ALTHAM ACCRINGTON - 47