Tom Scott

The Shocking New Use for Red Telephone Boxes

What do you do with a disused phone box? And can they help save lives? • Thanks to the Community Heartbeat Trust: https://www.communityheartbeat.org.uk/ • and the East of England Ambulance Service: https://www.eastamb.nhs.uk/

Automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, help save lives: but they need to be in an obvious, easy-to-access, public place that’s protected from the elements. Conveniently, it turns out there’s a disused red telephone box sitting in the middle of a lot of British villages…

Edited by Michelle Martin (@mrsmmartin)

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