Cable theft cuts East Yorkshire village's phone service

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More than 100 people in an East Yorkshire village are facing over a week without phone lines and the internet after metal thieves stole half a mile of cable.

BT customers living in Tickton near Beverley lost their connection after the theft at the weekend.

The company said restoration was a priority but the repairs could take another four days to complete.

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