19/07/2012 18:12 BST | Updated 19/07/2012 18:29 BST

Somerset Couple Lose Battle to Stop Motorists Using Garden As Public Convenience

A Somerset couple face a legal bill running into thousands after losing a court battle to stop passing motorists from using the bottom of their garden as a public convenience.

John Pusey and his wife Cherry spent 10 years trying to get Somerset County Council to close the lay-by but their latest efforts have been rejected by the High Court.