Would you accept phone masts in England's national parks?

Evan Bartlett@ev_bartlett
Wednesday 16 July 2014 13:20
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Would you accept these telephone masts disguised as trees:

Just for this:

When you could be enjoying this?

Although they are likely to attract criticism, the "small number" of new masts being put up in England's national parks to boost internet coverage and introduce 4G are primarily being made for the benefit of people who live and work in the parks.

So, as Paul Hamblin, director of National Parks England, says: "If people want to ensure their phone is switched off, that is their choice.”

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