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01708 is the national dialling code for Romford in the United Kingdom. [1]

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All-figure dialling

All-figure dialling was a telephone numbering plan introduced in the United Kingdom starting in 1966 that replaced the traditional system of using initial letters of telephone exchange names as the first part of a telephone number.

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Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings

Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings is an open-air museum of rescued buildings which have been relocated to its site in Stoke Heath, a district of Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England.

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Big Number Change

The Big Number Change addressed various issues with the telephone dialing plan in the United Kingdom, during the late-1990s and early-2000s.

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Harold Wood

Harold Wood is a suburb in east London, England, and part of the London Borough of Havering.

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Hornchurch is a suburban town in the London Borough of Havering, East London, England, east-northeast of Charing Cross.

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Linked numbering scheme

A linked numbering scheme (LNS) is a telephone numbering plan in effect in a service area within which call routing between subscriber lines on adjacent exchanges does not require a dialing code.

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London Borough of Havering

The London Borough of Havering is a London borough in East London, England and forms part of Outer London.

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A mnemonic (the first "m" is silent) device, or memory device, is any learning technique that aids information retention or retrieval (remembering) in the human memory.

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The Office of Communications (Y Swyddfa Gyfathrebiadau), commonly known as Ofcom, is the UK government-approved regulatory and competition authority for the broadcasting, telecommunications and postal industries of the United Kingdom.

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PhONEday was a change to the telephone dialing plan in the United Kingdom on 16 April 1995.

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Purfleet is a town in the Thurrock unitary authority in Essex, England.

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Rainham, London

Rainham is a suburban town in Essex, England, and part of the London Borough of Havering.

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Romford is a large town in East London and the administrative centre of the London Borough of Havering.

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Rotary dial

A rotary dial is a component of a telephone or a telephone switchboard that implements a signaling technology in telecommunications known as pulse dialing.

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South Ockendon

South Ockendon is a settlement and Church of England parish in the Thurrock borough and unitary district in Essex in the East of England, United Kingdom.

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Stapleford Abbotts

Stapleford Abbotts is a village and civil parish in the Epping Forest district of Essex, approximately SW of Ongar, N of Romford and SSE of Epping.

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Strowger switch

The Strowger switch is the first commercially successful electromechanical stepping switch telephone exchange system.

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Subscriber trunk dialling

Subscriber trunk dialling (STD, also known as subscriber toll dialling) is a telephone system allowing subscribers to dial trunk calls without operator assistance.

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Telephone numbers in the United Kingdom

Telephone numbers in the United Kingdom are administered by the UK government's Office of Communications (Ofcom).

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Trunk prefix

A trunk prefix is a digit sequence to be dialed before a telephone number to initiate a telephone call for the purpose of selecting an appropriate telecommunications circuit by which the call is to be routed.

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TXK (Telephone eXchange Crossbar) was a range of Crossbar exchanges used by the British Post Office telephone network, subsequently BT, between 1964 and 1994.

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Upminster is a suburban town in east London, England, and part of the London Borough of Havering.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/01708

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