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Would you pay to use public toilets: One council's option to save them

Would you rather lose all your public toilets? Or pay to use them?

These are the two options people in West Devon might be faced with as the borough council tries to save £50,000 in its budget.

Traditional council owned public toilets are deemed inefficient by the borough council.

They say a number of public toilets in the area are already run by local parishes. Some of have introduced a 'pay on entry toilet scheme' which they say has been successful.

The borough council is now considering extending this to include other toilets.

Closing all toilets is a last resort according to West Devon borough Council. It says discussions between the Town and Parish councils is now underway to find a solution.

The council say no closure will take place without a decision at the next Full Council meeting.