BREAKING: Banbury Town Council set to adopt phone box

BT Care have put a letter in the Banbury Phone Box Library saying the books will be removed due to health and safety reasons, much to the anger of town residents. NNL-150219-095740001
BT Care have put a letter in the Banbury Phone Box Library saying the books will be removed due to health and safety reasons, much to the anger of town residents. NNL-150219-095740001

Banbury Town Council will be adopting the red phone box in South Bar which is the home of the Phone Box Library,

BT has confirmed.

Banbury-based business Hawkins Steel Ltd has said it is willing to donate its services to manufacture secure and suitable shelving and racking inside the phone box.

A Tweet from @BTCare said: “A fairy tale ending for the Banbury Phonebox Library. We’ve agreed ‘adoption’ with the local council. #SaveOurPhoneboxLibrary.”

More updates to follow.