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What are your school loos like?

A toilet sign

Children at a school in Bootle have been treated to brand new toilets, designed by the pupils.

One of the new toilets has an X Factor theme with stars, hearts and funky shaped mirrors, while another has a space theme with twinkling stars and aliens!

But what are your toilets like? Are they falling apart, or a place where bullying happens? Or are they perfectly ok?

Do you wish your school toilets had the wow factor? Or do you not care as long as they're clean and safe?

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Your comments

"Our toilets aren't too dirty but one exploded. Everybody in Year 5 and 6 had to go in the younger ones loos."

Jasmine, 10, Dorset, England

"Our toilets always stink."

Sara, 10, Durham, England

"Where do I start? Well no one pulls the flush and no one cleans them, ugh."

Molly, 10, Cardiff, Wales

"Our loos are cleaned every day but while we are at school they work up a stink. The paint on the walls is gross and the soap smells of wee! In one toilet the floor is always covered in wee and the little ones flush too much and it floods. The toilets near the music room are great and those should totally be the main loos!"

Alice, 10, Leicestershire, England

"Ours are gross! They don't lock, the sanitary products machine is broke, the seats are all broken, those students that get to redesign theirs are really lucky!"

Layla, 11, Lincolnshire, England

"Our school loos were done up a couple of years ago. They're still disgusting."

Olivia, 9, Rotherham, England

"Our loos get cleaned except the walls are really dirty!"

Phoebe, 9, Merseyside, England

"Our toilets are very hygienic, they are cleaned every day, also they are checked up on each lunchtime."

Shannon, 12, Southport, England

"None of the doors lock and our school have put up loads of posters about swine flu and washing our hands but there's never any soap!"

Charlotte, 11, Bedfordshire, England

"Our head teacher at our school had an assembly to talk about the toilets because they had toilet paper everywhere and people writing on doors and walls."

Jane, 13, Glasgow, Scotland

"Our school toilets are OK."

Sidra, 13, Manchester, England

"My school toilets are awful and dirty. Also people wee on the floor. On Monday the school will be closed because inspectors are coming and the head teacher does not care."

Amal, 9, West Midlands, England

"Our school toilets are disgusting! No wonder our health inspection was two stars! There's a mess everywhere. And no one flushes the toilet!"

Muhammad, 11, Halifax, England

"Ours are OK, but when you walk through the corridor past them, you can smell them!"

Molly, 9, UK

"Our school loos are gross. They stink and all the locks are broken. The ceiling is covered in toilet roll that has been stuck up there. HELP!!"

Em and Jess, 12 and 11, England

"About four years ago my school burnt down. I am in Year 8 this year and it was the grand opening of our brand new school so our toilets are pretty good."

Bethan, 12, Swansea, Wales

"All our school toilets a broken, damaged and covered in rude comments and words."

Mollie, 8, London, England

"Ours are OK, we have lots of toilets in our school. Some of them are nice and some are disgusting, very plain, smelly and there's never enough paper towels or soap!"

Megan, 10, Dundee, Scotland

"At my school the toilets stink and they are dirty and have swear words written all over the place. There are also cameras there."

Samantha, 11, Wolverhampton, England

"My toilets are okay, sometimes smelly, but they are clean."

Luke, 9, Durham, England

"Our toilets always smell and the water always runs out when washing your hands and it takes about half an hour to dry your hands with the hand dryers."

Jade, 14, Leicester, England

"My school toilets are unisex and they're clean when you walk in but when you open the door to go it's really smelly and horrible."

Stephen, 14, Merseyside, England

"My school toilets have just been done and now they are fine!"

Zakia, 11, Cheshire, England

"Our school loos are OK. It's disgusting because some people don't flush them but other than that they are okay. But they are also creepy. My sister once said she and her friend saw a ghost in the toilets! But the toilets are clean and safe and all the locks work so I'm happy."

Annalise, 10, Scotland

"Our school toilets are always smelly."

Aisha, 10, Southampton, England

"Our loos stink."

Liam, 10, Warwickshire, England

"My school toilets are OK but they stink!"

Tamara, 10, Birmingham, England

"My toilets are horrible! People write rude stuff on walls! It's smelly too!!"

Kathryn, 12, Scotland

"I would love our toilets to look like the ones in Bootle."

Sophie, 8, Aberdeen, Scotland

"Our school toilets are plain and boring and always have tissue on the floor."

Rhiannon, 10, Milton Keynes, England

"Our toilets stink and they look horrid!"

Roberta, 10, Leicestershire, England

"Our ones are really smelly, not many people flush the toilets. Once a toilet even exploded and around five toilets are blocked each week."

Catherine and James, 12 and 5, Boston, USA

"Mine are okay but they're a bit boring and all white. We sometimes run out of paper towels too! They're also a bit smelly. I like the idea of designing the toilets ourselves. It might make them a tad more exciting. I think the X Factor theme is quite good for girls."

Louise, 10, Derbyshire, England

"Don't even get me started with the loos. They are dank, always smelly (gosh, can't they use some freshener or don't the cleaners clean the bathrooms?) The toilets aren't big enough for teenage people. It's so crammed with Year 10 and 11 doing their make-up at breaktime! Arrgh!"

Nahida, 10, London, England

"My toilets are horrible and once they overflowed all over the floor."

Shaun, 14, Bedford, England

"At my secondary school the toilets are rank. The seats are broken in some of them. They smell of goodness knows what. They are also mouldy and full of gunge."

Laura, 13, Hertfordshire, England

"Ours are really stinky, they are trying to improve them but so far only the first grade have nice clean toilets and they never even use them!"

Samantha, 12, Isle of Wight, England

"Our toilets are disgusting and don't smell very nice at all. The toilets themselves are horrible let alone how small the room they are in is!"

Aimee, 10, Kent, England

"My toilets are smelly, the toilet roll is trailing on the floor something should be done!!!"

Alice, 12, Wiltshire, England

"Our school toilets are nice but some people don't really treat them with respect. They are new toilets."

Niamh, 12, Belfast, Northern Ireland

"My school toilets is smelly. Half of the taps don't work."

Jemaine, 8, London, England

"As long as they are clean, safe and not so smelly I'm fine. But the teachers should prevent bullying in the toilets."

Daisy, 10, Cheshire, England

"Our school toilets are disgusting, they are always smelling horrible and the locks are hard to slide across, there is toilet paper on the floor. They also need redecorating they are horrible."

Emily, 11, Devon, England

"My toilets in my school are okay but they're not stylish or anything. We're going to get mirrors in the girls toilets. At lunchtimes, we're only allowed to go in the KS1 toilets but the toilet seats are TINY!!!"

Georgia, 10, London, England

"My school had new toilets built during the summer holiday we have new toilets, news sinks and the teachers spray air freshener every morning. I feel sorry for people who don't have clean toilets. When I was at junior school the toilets were disgusting."

Isabel, 11, Middlesex, England

"My school loos are terrible and a few days ago, none of the loos were open except the disabled ones which were covered in mess. It was horrid."

Becky, 11, East Sussex, England

"My school toilets are disgusting! They painted them violet a few years ago but they are still as smelly as always! The toilet seats are forever falling off!"

Sarah, 12, Dublin, Ireland

"Those toilets in the video are scary!!!"

Joynul, 13, London, England

"Our toilets are disgusting and vile and need sorting out."

Alex, 11, Worcester, England

"In my school the loos there is never any loo roll and they stink and very unpleasant to use!!"

Rebecca, 12, Merseyside, England

"Our school toilets are horrible. They are not that clean and there are only four toilets in there. We need some more."

Megan, 13, Doncaster, England

"Our school toilets stink and out of the seven loos, only two of them have locks."

Emma, 11, Somerset, England

"My school loos are horrible some people don't seem to flush the toilets plus our toilet paper is as hard as rock. It's not fair!"

Ricki, 11, Northern Ireland

"Toilets are yuck and they really aren't the best ones."

Elleese, 9, Southampton, England

"Ours are absolutely filthy."

Anisah, 10, Edinburgh, Scotland

"Our toilets have been done in year 3 year 4 and year 5 but not us in year 6 and they smell horrible .It not fair."

Lauren, 10, Sheffield, England

"Our toilets are beautiful. They have pretty designs on and music notes. It is really nice. But the only thing is they have CCTV Cameras."

Tasha, 12, Devon, England

"The toilets in my school are nice, not smelly and quite clean!"

Rebecca, 11, Scotland

"My school loos are terrible. There are 3 of them. The best one is in the Maths corridor, sad right!!"

Aliza, 13, Manchester, England

"In my old school which was primary there always used to be bits of old tissues that have been used draped all over the floor-it was very nasty."

Humayra, 12, London, England

"They are horrible, it smells really bad and that is why I don't go to the loo much."

Lewis, 9, London, England

"My school toilets are smelly and everybody says there are ghosts in the toilets."

Nicole, 10, Glasgow, Scotland

"My school toilets are alright, sometimes they are really smelly from the little ones."

Lucykate, 10, Essex, England

"My toilets at school are really disgusting because people wet tissues and stick them on the ceiling."

Simon, 9, Kettering, England

"The sinks in our school loos are sparkling clean. The toilets are dirty but I still use them."

Avanthi, 7, USA

"My school toilets are disgusting. They are small and cramped. I want new ones."

Andre, 10, West Sussex, England

"Our school is terrible, not only in the loos but the education as well."

Yasminah, 13, Oxford, England

"My toilets are very nice, they are clean and every morning, they put air freshener in the toilets, there are no cameras in our toilets."

Kamilla, 12, London, England

"I love my school toilet- it smells like heaven perfume. It's a real shame I can't spend more time in there. It's my best place to hang out ever."

Chantay, 14, Cardiff, Wales

"I think the school toilets are disgusting and stinky something needs to be done."

Charlotte, 11, Rotherham, England

"I think that school toilets are disgusting and stinky and something needs to be done."

Charlotte, 11, Rotherham, England

"The doors of my school toilets have been ripped off their hinges and they do not lock!"

Chelsea, 13, Manchester, England

"There is never any toilet paper in the loos at my school."

Sophie, 14, London, England

"Our school loos are okay but half the locks don't work so usually your friend has to hold the door outside for you. The school fixed them once but that was long ago and now they don't work again."

Martha, 10, Surrey, England

"Well in my school our loos are really clean but once in a school chat we were told that the boys' loos were really dirty."

Ellie, 10, Surrey, England

"Our toilets are smelly and look like no one has ever cleaned them"

Abdikarim, 13, Northampton, England

"At our school there are three main loos that we are allowed to use. Two of them are okay but one of them is really smelly and very unpleasant to use."

Kimberley, 12, Oxfordshire, England

"We have a new school, so our toilets are nice and clean. In the old school they are repulsive."

Charlotte, 7, London, England

"My school toilets are tiny and very dirty."

Josie, 9, Wales

"The toilets at my school are okay, but some people don't flush them, which is disgusting."

Jasmine, 12, Bristol, England

"Our school toilets are horrible, they stink and are always blocked."

Riya, 10, London, England

"Rubbish, absolutely horrible."

Alex, 13, Surrey, England

"Our school loos are really nice and clean. We have some cleaners that patrol the toilets all day which I think should help."

Abby, 12, Cambridgeshire, England

"HORRIBLE, STINKY all the locks are broken and they're really unpleasant to go to. I hope we can improve them. Even when you go past them they STINK. Not many people in my school like going to then especially me!"

Nafeesa, 10, Nottingham, England

"I think all our toilets should be like the kids' in Bootle."

Tabitha, 8, Southampton, England

"Our school loos stink. No loo roll, locks don't work, lights don't work, seats falling off and worst of all they're all mostly locked."

Jack, 13, Derby, England

"I hate the toilets at our school. They smell horrible and are covered in toilet paper."

Sophie, 9, Cornwall, England

"Our school toilets are horrid. There is muddy water on the floors from outside. Little people don't flush the toilets and they always flood!"

Lola, 10, Plymouth, England

"Actually my loos aren't that bad, I don't think they're the best loos but they're not bad and at least they have loo roll."

Kate, 12, Scarborough, England

"Our school loos stink they are disgusting I have complained about 20 times and there have been no improvements."

Lauren, 14, High Wycombe

"There is never any loo roll in the toilets in my school so I have to held it in until the end of school."

Lauren, 13, Black Country

"Our toilets are awful, they stink, most of them don't have seats and they don't have toilet paper, or soap. Its disgusting."

Shelbie, 12, Leeds

"My school toilets are smelly and I think something should be done!!!"

Rhianna, 10, York

"Our school loos are yuck! And there are cameras in the toilets!!"

Em, 13, Camberley

"Ours are stinky, they have graffiti all over them!!!"

Rachel, 12, Carlton

"Our toilets at school smell nice and are cleaned everyday. Also there is new soap and toilet paper put in every day."

Matthew, 10, Rainham

"Horrible, stinky (especially the boys) and dirty. I hope we can improve them."

Chloe, 11, Glasgow, Scotland

"My school loos STINK! There is never any loo roll and the locks on nearly all of them don't work! It is terrible and I dread wanting to pee! We have told adults but with no avail and I am sick of it!"

Anna, 11, Cambridge, England

"Our school toilets are horrible and dirty with bits of tissues stuck in it."

James, 10, Poole, England

"As long as they are clean and safe I do not care."

Roksana, 10, Scotland

"Our school loos are dirty, smelly, disgusting and not pleasant to use."

Mollie, 12, Isle of Wight, England