Public toilets in the Vale
The council provides public toilets at a number of locations in the Vale, listed below with opening times.
Permanent public toilets
|Monday to Sunday|
|Manor Road, Wantage||8:30am - 6:00pm|
|Portway Car Park, Wantage||
8:00am - 6.30pm
|Southampton Street Car Park, Faringdon||8:30am - 6:00pm|
|Chapel Way, Botley||8:00am - 6:00pm|
|Charter Car Park, Abingdon||8.30am - 6:00pm|
|Abbey Meadows, Abingdon *||8:00am - 6:00pm*|
*The toilets at Abbey Meadows, Abingdon are only open all week during the summer, usually from the start of the Easter holidays to the end of September. Otherwise they are closed Monday to Friday and only open at weekends.
We replaced the public toilets at Hales Meadow in Abingdon and Millbrook Square in Grove in early 2015. We also refurbished the toilets in Southampton street car park in Faringdon.
Further improvements to toilets at Manor Rec in Wantage and at Abbey Meadows in Abingdon are due in 2016.
All the permanent public toilets have disabled access.
Cleanliness and how to make a complaint
- 01249 822063 (office hours Monday-Friday 9am-5pm) or 01249 823143 (out of hours)
- Redman Road, Porte Marsh Industrial Estate, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 9PR
Accessible public toilets
There are accessible toilets (suitable for wheelchair users) at:
- Charter (behind the multi-storey car park)
- Abbey Meadows
- Hales Meadow (temporary accessible portaloo)
- Elms Parade
- Southampton Street
- Manor Road Park
- Portway car park
All these toilets can be accessed using radar keys. Keys are available from the council's reception in Abbey House, Abingdon and at 135 Eastern Avenue, Milton Park.
If finding a toilet in a hurry is a priority for you, then the bladder and bowel foundation may be able to help.
Follow this link to the bladder and bowel website about a 'just can't wait' toilet card which may help you gain access to a toilet quickly.
Last reviewed: 11 - 02 - 2016