Nine payphone kiosks to be removed

List of payphones in York which may be removed

BT has applied to remove 9 payphone kiosk from streets in York.

The Copmanthorpe, Strensal, Dringhouses and Westfield areas are affected

None of the iconic “red” K6 kiosks are on the list although there has been criticism recently about the state of repair of some of them. Several of these are “Listed” buildings.

Iconic K6 kiosks are not affected by the current removal plans. Several are in need of refurbishment

Some of the kiosk listed have been a magnet for drug users, vandalism and anti social behaviour. Their removal is likely to be supported by neighbouring residents.

The use of public payphones has dropped to near zero over the years as mobile phone ownership has increased

More on York transport decisions – Monkton Road, Campleshon Road, Strensal.

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Monkton Road bus clearway

Bus clearway outside 31 – 35 Monkton Road as proposed

No waiting on Campleshon Road at the Lorne Street junction

Implement a shorter length of restrictions with the addition of an advisory disabled parking bay adjacent to 30 & 32 Campleshon Road

Strensal public footpath diversion

Public Rights of Way Strensall No 4 – Proposed diversion (part)