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‘P’ of the piss

April 25, 2010

Yesterday’s criticism of Manchester’s piss poor public statuary, must have stung. The symbol of the city is the bee, signifying ‘industry’. Bee in Latin is ‘pis. Some of the gents urinals in the Town Hall helpfully have a bee symbol at just the right height to avoid splash-backs. These 4 pieces in Piccadilly ask why spending a penny can often cost the price of a trip to a shop.

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