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Public Toilet Art

Ok, makes you think. Mostly why? But also why not? Bizarre style police man with a fly swat over a... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Richard G
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Unusual

An unusual location and an unusal statue. Swotting flies above the conveniences. Have a look if... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
tezpil
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

I think this is one of the worst pieces of "art" I have ever seen, I guess we all have differing tastes, but this is beyond me. Badly placed, on the toilets, it makes me cringe, it's embarrassing!

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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Ok, makes you think. Mostly why? But also why not? Bizarre style police man with a fly swat over a public toilet but then why not? Anyway quite like Ipswich's quirky statuary. Not sure whether this is the most odd or the random trawlerman?

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 11 September 2018

An unusual location and an unusal statue. Swotting flies above the conveniences. Have a look if passing by.

Thank tezpil
Reviewed 21 July 2018

in an odd part of town and not something you will notice unless you know its there but a bit of fun all the same, if you are at that end of town then, yes, look for it, would there be any other reason to...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

One of the quirkiest statues i have ever come across.an interesting talking point,not least because it is large,has a fly swat in his hand and sit atop a public toilet!

Thank TonyB4041
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This don’t think it looks good over a toilet I mean a fly squat The art work it’s self is very good.

Thank E_Clar2013
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Walked by that statue but i didn't find it interesting at all. Nothing special. Didn't understand the purpose of that statue in the area.

Thank Niki K
Reviewed 26 January 2018

This sculpture is such good fun I enjoyed searching for it. It is quite a surprise on top of the public toilets but certainly brightened my day.

1  Thank Annieknig
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Placed on top of the toilets. It provides welcome change of scenery and a bit of fun to add to the landscape.

1  Thank Iorweth
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Visible if you are driving along past the Regent towards town this unusual sculpture sits proudly atop the toilet block. Fun piece which will raise a smile!

Thank Ray P
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