Month: May 2012

Haslemere on-street parking charges dropped via @GetSurrey

Amy Taylor, in The Surrey Advertiser, writes today: Haslemere on-street parking charges dropped. PLANS to introduce on-street parking charges in Haslemere have been dropped by the county council, to the delight of hundreds of people who protested against them. A…

Council criticised over Oxted parking request failure via @GetSurrey

In today’s Surrey Ad, by Chris Caulfied, Council criticised over Oxted parking request failure. DEEPLY unpopular and ultimately abandoned plans for on-street parking charges have returned to haunt the county council (SCC) after it was criticised for not providing information…

All car parks should be either free or pay-on-exit, says one blogger

One blogger wrote on 28th March 2009, Haslemere via the Surrey countryside; pay and display. Today we drove through the beautiful Surrey countryside to Haslemere, passing through the villages of Albury, Chilworth, Blackheath, Wonersh, Bramley, Hascombe and Hambledon. The pictures…

County cash to save bus route

This article doesn’t mention parking but it shows a distinct lack of communication from Surrey County Council. From the Petersfield Post yesterday, County cash to save bus route A FINANCIAL rescue package has been announced which will save a vital…

Council to consider free Sunday parking

8th May 2012 article in the Surrey Advertiser, Council to consider free Sunday parking. SUBSIDISED parking for churchgoers in the centre of Woking could continue after a range of possible changes were suggested, none of which proposed the retraction of…