BT's Big Phone

”[How has this] this godforsaken excrescence made its appearance. How in hell did BT get permission (do they need it?) to take over the pavement. The previous box (hardly less obscene – oh for the return of the classic K6) was set further back, took up less space…”

– Peter Moore


The Council did move the bike rack near it that made passing with a push chair impossible, but how can BT be allowed to take up ~75% of the pavement?