12 Public Toilets in East Lindsey celebrate success at the Loo of the Year Awards

February 5, 2021

12 Public toilets in East Lindsey have received national recognition at the Loo of the Year Awards, ranking them amongst some of the best in the country.

The 12 toilets, operated by DANFO UK Limited on behalf of East Lindsey District Council, were subject to unannounced inspections with judges grading the toilets Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond based on the quality of the facilities and hygiene standards.

Skegness

·         Tower Esplanade (Platinum)

·         Tower Gardens (Platinum)

·         Briar Way (Gold)

·         North Parade (Gold)

·         Lumley Square (Gold)

Mablethorpe

·         Seacroft Road (Gold)

·         Dunes Gardens (Gold)

·         Queen's Park (Gold)

Sutton on Sea

·         York Road (Gold)

·         Roman Bank Sandilands (Platinum)

Louth

·         Eastgate (Platinum)

·         Bus Station (Platinum)

Two of the toilets (Tower Gardens, Skegness and Roman Bank, Sandilands) saw improved gradings from Gold last year to Platinum this year.

Central Promenade, Mablethorpe couldn't be assessed this year due to being closed for repair.

Portfolio Holder for Operational Services at the District Council, Councillor Martin Foster, said: "This is excellent news to achieve such high standards in these awards

for the second year running.  Local people and visitors expect access to clean, good quality public toilets.  We would like to thank the Team at Danfo working in the local area for their continued hard work and commitment."

Andrew McIlduff, Director of Operations at Danfo UK Ltd said: "Danfo (UK) Ltd are delighted with these results - it is a testament to our frontline staff who carry out a wonderful  service that ensures that our partnership with East Lindsey District Council continues to grow from strength to strength. These achievements are even more remarkable considering the current circumstances due to Covid-19 and I am extremely proud of each and every member of our staff in East Lindsey".