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Defibrillators to be installed in decommissioned phone boxes

MT working with Craig's Heartstrong Foundation

Decommissioned telephone boxes on the Island are going to house potentially life-saving equipment.

Manx Telecom and Craig's Heartstrong Foundation have teamed up to fit defibrillators in kiosks that are no longer in use.

It comes after similar kit was used to save the life of Danish footballer Christian Eriksen after his cardiac arrest during a match at Euro 2020.

MT chief executive Gary Lamb says the defibrillators will be made as widely available as possible:

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