Public toilets across Bridgend County Borough will close in the near future as the local authority is hard pressed to find the funds required to run them, a recent news report in the local media has been able to find.
The Council’s cabinet approved the closure plans following a public consultation exercise.
The council will continue to look after facilities which it said received the greatest support. facilities are accessible and in areas with the greatest footfall. However, the authority has urged local businesses and local councils to step up and take over the costs associated to the public conveniences in order to keep them open.
Charging a fee for access is the most sensible solution when it comes to public toilets’ funding, and this is exactly where Toilet Turnstiles could really puts its experience to good work.
Our toilet turnstiles are built from graded stainless steel, for easier cleaning and maintenance, and also come equipped with lockable lids to prevent unwanted access. Furthermore, the separate coin box offers very versatile mounting options, as it can be installed either in front of the turnstile, at the side or alternatively, on the wall, with the cash box at the rear.
The turnstile’s coin mechanism can be programmed for virtually any combination of coins with a secure cash box to hold them, while the additional counters for the number of entries made will enable a thorough level of control over the system’s operation.
If you need some additional information regarding our extensive range of products, just get in touch, we’ll be sure to answer any and all of your queries.