BT Archives have a historic phone book collection which includes British phone books published between 1880 (the year after the public telephone service was introduced) and 1984. These phone books are also available at Ancestry. Free access is available at any of our libraries.
At Central Library we hold an almost complete collection of phone books and Yellow Pages from 1984 to recent years. Yellow pages for our city comes in three volumes (North, Central and South), note the volume you're interested in.
How to access
Phone books can bee viewed in the search room at Central Library, please make an appointment (with at least one day notice).
Due to maintenance, some online services will be unavailable 8am Saturday 28 November until 8am Monday 30 November, We're sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.×