A telephone booth, telephone kiosk, telephone call box or telephone box is a small structure furnished with a payphone

Although still fairly common, the number of phone boxes has declined sharply in Ireland since the late 1990s due to the boom of mobile phones. During my visit to Belfast I got the impression that the decline in Belfast has not been as great as what has occurred in Dublin.

Most telephone booths in Northern Ireland are able to accept two currencies. They are able to accept both pound sterling and euro, due to the proximity to the Republic of Ireland. Similarly, mainly in large cities in Great Britain, certain telephone booths accept both sterling and euro.

  • ‘Expression’ or Urban Expression is a Street Photography programme by William Murphy who operates under the name ‘Infomatique’ or ‘White-Cat’. Most kinds of portable camera are used for street photography but William has, over the years, switched from using large heavy DSLR cameras to light Mirrorless Cameras such as the Sony Alpha E-Mount range of cameras.

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