Page last updated at 13:05 GMT, Thursday, 15 October 2009 14:05 UK

Toilets closure to save 50,000

Seven public toilets are to shut in Oxford, the city council has said.

The decision was taken by councillors at a meeting on Wednesday night, as part of efforts to cut costs.

The council said it spends more than £300,000 a year running the city's 26 toilets and the measure would save £50,000 annually.

It added that more toilets will be made available through a scheme where shops and businesses would open facilities to the public.



Print Sponsor


SEE ALSO
Ten city toilet blocks could shut
31 Jul 09 |  Oxfordshire
Shops asked to open their toilets
17 Feb 09 |  Dorset
Firms asked to open up their loos
12 Aug 08 |  London

RELATED INTERNET LINKS
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


FEATURES, VIEWS, ANALYSIS
Has China's housing bubble burst?
How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire
Why Royal Ballet principal Sergei Polunin quit

BBC navigation

BBC © 2013 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific