A bus stop gained an unusual new facility when someone dumped a toilet in a shelter on Allectus Way, Witham.

It is believed the loo was left at the stop on Friday, July 18, minus the all-essential plumbing.

Garth Jackson-Smith, of Witham, tweeted a picture at the weekend and said: “Great new service offered at our local bus stop in Witham. #anyonegotanewspaper?