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Wychavon District Council takes top prize at LoY Awards

Published 15th December, 2020 by Neil Nixon

Wychavon District Council takes top prize at LoY Awards

Wychavon District Council has been awarded the Overall Loo of the Year Awards Trophy in the 2020 Loo of the Year Awards. A regular annual entrant, the council achieved 10 platinum and one diamond award (the only local authority to achieve the ultimate diamond grade) and was the first local authority to become the Overall Loo of the Year Awards winner since 2014.

The council was also awarded the Space to Change Toilet UK Trophy in a total of nine UK and national awards for England. Due to COVID-19 restrictions on events, the annual Loo of the Year Awards event planned for 4 December was cancelled but the awards were presented to the council in a ceremony at its council office.

Awards managing director, Mike Bone, said: "Wychavon DC has entered the Loo of the Year Awards for several years and won many national and UK awards. It is proud of its public toilets which include male, female, baby change, accessible, and multiple Changing Places/Space to Change facilities but is not complacent and has further enhancements planned for 2021. The high standards of washroom provision, cleaning and maintenance have been recognised with the ultimate accolade - the Overall Loo of the Year Awards Trophy.”

In the 2020 Washroom Cleaner of the Year Awards, Axis Cleaning and Support Services weas awarded the 2020 UK External Contractor Cleaning Team Trophy and Amenca, an Axis cleaner at the Ashley Shopping Centre Epsom, was awarded the Individual Washroom Cleaner of the Year Awards Trophy. JD Wetherspoon was presented with the In-House Cleaning Team Trophy.

Other 2020 Loo of the Year Award UK/Ireland trophies were awarded to the Wellcome Collection, JD Wetherspoon, McLean Restaurants T/A McDonald’s, Buttercrane Centre Newry, The Hideaway@Baxby Manor, Danfo (UK) Ltd, and the University of Surrey. The winners were selected from entries in 61 entry categories across all market sectors. All trophies were delivered to the winners personally (except Buttercrane in Northern Ireland) and presentations were made where possible subject to COVID-19 restrictions.

Full details of the 2020 awards results are available at: www.loo.co.uk.

The next Loo of the Year Awards Event will be held on Friday 3 December 2021.

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http://www.loo.co.uk