UK motorway services rated by food prices, facilities and cleanliness of toilets

Smaller motorway service operators have the best user satisfaction ratings, a new survey of drivers has found. Extra and Westmorland achieved the joint highest score of 97 per cent in a poll of almost 10,000 motorists revealed by watchdog Transport Focus ahead of ‘Super Saturday’, when some 10 million motorists are predicted to be hitting … Read more UK motorway services rated by food prices, facilities and cleanliness of toilets

Real call of nature: Homeowners report frogs are emerging through sinks and toilets

Real call of nature: Homeowners report frogs are emerging through sinks and toilets amid fears they are breeding in the underground pipes Three separate chesterfield addresses reported finding frogs in their bathrooms  Homeowners believe the creatures have ‘infiltrated their water systems’ One resident said they had been using duct tape to block possible entrances Another, however, warned … Read more Real call of nature: Homeowners report frogs are emerging through sinks and toilets

High Street stores to close changing rooms, toilets and limit customers when re-open after lockdown

It’s shopping – but not as you know it: Changing rooms will be closed, trying on clothing will be banned, no couples or groups allowed and using cash to be ‘discouraged’ The recommendations have been published by the British Retail Consortium Stores have been asked to consider using one-way systems for customers They could also use … Read more High Street stores to close changing rooms, toilets and limit customers when re-open after lockdown

High Street stores to close changing rooms, toilets and limit customers when re-open after lockdown

It’s shopping – but not as you know it: Changing rooms will be closed, trying on clothing will be banned, no couples or groups allowed and using cash to be ‘discouraged’ The recommendations have been published by the British Retail Consortium Stores have been asked to consider using one-way systems for customers They could also use … Read more High Street stores to close changing rooms, toilets and limit customers when re-open after lockdown

Paper towers should be provided in public toilets to help slow coronavirus spread

Using a paper towel to dry your hands is ‘substantially’ more effective at removing viruses like coronavirus than a hand dryer, according to a new study.  Scientists from the University of Leeds investigated whether the way people dry their hands in a public toilet made a difference to the way COVID-19 is transmitted.   They found … Read more Paper towers should be provided in public toilets to help slow coronavirus spread