BT has recently become aware of the presence of material containing asbestos found in a suspect condition at its Aintree Telephone Engineering Centre near Bootle in Merseyside.

The site was closed on 29 October 2021 as a precautionary measure, pending further investigation, assessment and appropriate remediation.

BT has notified the Health and Safety Executive and we are taking all necessary steps to ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of our colleagues and customers.

We are in the process of contacting colleagues who are deemed to have connections with the site.