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Labour: Free British broadband for country if we win general election

Tom Paine Silver badge

Re: @steelpillow and ImAlrightJack

Eh? From 1959 until privatisation in the 80s, the standard phone was the Type 706 (and variants) which was plastic -- ABS I think -- not bakelite. "Trimphones" didn't turn up til the late 70s as I recall.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/GPO_telephones

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