'Trainspotting' horror toilet transformed into award winning café
A derelict public toilet in Waterloo is now home to an award winning arts’ café.
Buisnesswoman Angela Pooley spent £250,000 on transforming the old toilets at the bottom of South Road, which was once a haven for louts.
Waterloo Place café and gallery is now frequented by cyclists, walkers and tourists visiting the area, which is home to Antony Gormley’s famous Iron Men.
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Earlier this year Angela was highly commended at the Local Authority Building Control Awards for the conversion project.
The café, which opened last year, serves... read more
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