Foyleside shopping centre wins loo award

Fergal Rafferty.
Fergal Rafferty.

Foyleside Shopping Centre in Londonderry city centre has been awarded a platinum rating in the Loo of the Year Awards, organised by the British Loo Association, for the quality and standards of its customer toilet facilities.

Fergal Rafferty, Foyleside Centre Manager said: “Staff at the Centre ensure the toilets are in first-class condition at all times and it is great that this has been recognised by the British Loo Association inspectors.”

Following an unannounced visit by inspectors, the Centre’s toilets were judged on several criteria, including decor and maintenance, cleanliness, accessibility, hand washing and drying equipment and overall management.

Established in 1999, the BTA is a Not-for-Profit Members Organisation working to promote the highest possible standards of hygiene and provision in all “away from home” toilet facilities across the United Kingdom.

It supports awards for “away from home” toilets by all types of suppliers.