BT are proposing to close the public payphone in Thurcroft

Published: 30 September 2023

As a Parish Council, we have been notified of a public consultation being undertaken by Rotherham Council between 22 September 2023 to 13 October 2023 on the proposal by BT to remove the phone box on Green Arbour Road, Thurcroft, Rotherham S66 9LA.

Comments should be submitted through the Rotherham Council website http://www.rotherham.gov.uk/consultations by 5pm on 13th October 2023, where further details are available.

Rotherham Council is acting in the interests of the wider community in carrying out a public consultation and publishing notification of this proposal.

Rotherham Council will consider all comments received and decide whether to agree or object to BT’s proposals and return representation to BT.

BT have informed Rotherham Council that they will take account of the Council’s representations in their final decision reasons which will be available here: www.bt.com/payphones/service

For further information on this consultation including procedures please contact the Planning Policy Team on 01709 823869 or by Email: planning.policy@rotherham.gov.uk