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A cast iron Victorian men’s urinal
A cast iron Victorian men’s urinal

A cast iron Victorian men’s urinal

On a small side street can be found one of London's few remaining cast iron pissoirs -- or mens urinals.

Jul
02
2019
Builders discover the original “spend a penny” toilet
Builders discover the original “spend a penny” toilet

Builders discover the original “spend a penny” toilet

The remains of a 165-year-old toilet from the Great Exhibition which helped coin the phrase 'spend a penny' have been uncovered in London's Hyde Park.

Jun
07
2016

A map of London’s public toilets

Over the past few months, I have been rather busy working on a new website and mobile phone service – and it is now finally ready. To put it succinctly, it is a map – that works on mobile phones

Mar
02
2011

Public toilet hand dryers

Hot air hand dryers in public and communal toilets have generally remained unchanged, with a button to start, or sometimes auto-sensor, and a nozzle. This changed recently when James Dyson developed the slot based dryer which effectively vapourises the water

May
30
2009