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17th December, 2015

Jojo Loebig has been disabled for the past ten years and bedbound for the past five. But that hasn’t dampened her sense of humour.. When friends asked the 30-year-old from Watford what she wanted for Christmas, she told them she wanted to ‘twin’ her bedpans with a disabled toilet block... read more

16th December, 2015

Welsh dentists will be pitted against one another in a big push to twin toilets and flush away poverty in poor nations. West End Dental practices in Colwyn Bay, Porthmadog and Llangefni are going head to head in a four-month fundraising challenge for Toilet Twinning. Battle commenced on World Toilet... read more

16th December, 2015

Bathgate has been crowned Scotland’s first official Toilet Twinned Town after locals joined forces to flush away poverty.. It’s been all cisterns go in the West Lothian town where locals have raised hundreds of pounds to fund toilets in poor countries. The accolade is awarded by charity... read more

14th October, 2015

A 60-year-old cyclist from Mull has reached the end of her 1,650-mile tour of Britain – raising enough money to twin more than 45 toilets overseas.. Mally Gower has been in the saddle for seven weeks, leaving The Lizard in Cornwall on August 27 – and reaching Dunnet Head in Caithness on Monday... read more

18th September, 2015

Chester has been crowned the first Toilet Twinned City in the world today after local people kicked up a stink about poor sanitation.. Members of the Chester branch of Soroptimist International have been on a roll with their project to support a quirky campaign called Toilet Twinning which raises... read more

20th August, 2015

A woman from the Isle of Mull is about to set off on a cycling epic which will take her the entire length and breadth of Britain – to celebrate her birthday and raise money for toilets. A basket-maker and former nurse, Mally Gower will set off from Cornwall on August 27 to embark on a 1,500-mile... read more

15th July, 2015

Travellers with one Somerset-based tour company know that learning to live without creature comforts is part of the deal.. Relieving yourself in the open and burying the evidence with a shovel (responsibly) is par for the course on an Oasis Overland expedition to the back of beyond in a truck. Now... read more

29th June, 2015

Four ladies and a loo from Lincolnshire have changed the world for African school children. Bourne Ladies’ Circle, currently a select group of four women, have spent the past year with a toilet in tow – raising money for Toilet Twinning, which provides latrines in poor countries. Their... read more

10th June, 2015

A Privy Council of students at Warwick University have kicked up a stink about the lack of proper toilets in poor countries – and raised thousands of pounds to fund more loos . The five students have managed to raise more than £3,000 this academic year to ‘twin’ 49 loos in the... read more

5th May, 2015

Bishwo built his latrine in Nuwakot district with help from our partner. The full impact of the devastating earthquake which struck Nepal on April 25 is still unknown. It’s feared that more than 7,000 people have died and about 70,000 homes were destroyed. Millions are displaced and in need... read more

27th January, 2015

It doesn’t take long to call the register at Wearhead Primary – but its 18 pupils have proved that even a tiny school can make a big splash in fundraising for toilets. Pupils at the school, which caters for seven year groups, took less than a term to raise enough to fund seven toilets in Ebola-hit... read more

12th January, 2015

Skelmersdale is about to be crowned the UK’s first Toilet Twinned Town – in recognition of townsfolk’s tireless fundraising in the throne room. The West Lancashire town has picked up the prestigious award after topping the charts for UK towns pulling together to flush away poverty and twin local... read more