BT is offering red Telephone boxes to Parish Councils, Town Councils or Community organisations for £1. Find out more about the scheme through this link http://www.payphones.bt.com/adopt_a_kiosk/HTML/payphone/faq.htm#8
Just one link to a successful use of a box by the New Forest National Park. http://www.newforestnpa.gov.uk/news/news_release10/iconic_red_telephone_box.htm
So should Kirkburton Parish Council keep them and use the precept to maintain them, could they be maintained and run in partnership with community organisations?