Bishop in a Portaloo

The Bishop of Oxford's been one of seven people crowded into a Portaloo, to draw attention to a lack of clean water and sanitation in the developing world.

The Rt Rev John Pritchard went into the public convenience in Oxford's Bonn Square on Wednesday 14 April 2010 along with six other members of the local clergy, at an event organised by the charity Christian Aid.

He said: "I am delighted to be taking part in a pre-Christian Aid week call to action once again.  It is shocking that in a world where so many of us have so much, there are still millions of people living in appalling slum conditions without access to clean water and sanitation."

Watch a video

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Toby Anstis

10am - 1pm

Email the show

Text 'HEART' to 82122

Toby Anstis

On TV: 16 Sleeps Til Santa!

11am - 12pm

Watch heart TV

  • John Lennon , Yoko Ono Happy Christmas (War Is Over)

    11:40

    iTunes

  • Paul McCartney Wonderful Christmastime

    11:32

    iTunes

  • Leona Lewis One More Sleep

    11:24

    iTunes

  • Robbie Williams Dream A Little Dream

    11:21

More On Heart