You can now air your dirty laundy... in the street, thanks to Horsefair Shopping Centre’s 24/7 outdoor launderette

Horsefair, Wisbech, now has an outdoor launderette

Horsefair, Wisbech, now has an outdoor launderette - Credit: Archant

An outdoor launderette is being unveiled in Wisbech today at the Horsefair Shopping Centre.

“We think a lot of local people will find this launderette very useful, especially as it will be open 24/7,” said a spokesman for the centre.

Offering users two different wash loads; eight kg and 18kg, as well as an 18kg dryer, the Revolution 24 outdoor washer costs between £2 and £8 to use.

However, one person said on social media: “That is one crazy idea.

“Love the concept but why would you want to pull out your dirty laundry in the middle of town?”


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The first outdoor launderette of its kind opened in Nottingham in 2014.

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