Month: July 2013

Is this the end for rip-off council parking fees? Barnet residents win landmark court battle against parking permit hikes

This article appeared on the thisismoney.co.uk website – Is this the end for rip-off council parking fees? Barnet residents win landmark court battle against permit hikes. Residents argued price hikes made parking in Barnet’s residential streets ‘more expensive than parking…

Haslemere Herald front page: Parking permit plan gets thumbs up

Front page article in this week’s Haslemere Herald is entitled: Parking permit plan gets thumbs up. Haslemere traders welcomed Waverley’s decision this week to introduce a trial pre-payment shoppers’ parking permit scheme to help boost business. But they questioned whether…

Caterham parking proposals thrown out due to inadequate parking provision at train stations

This article appeared in Get Surrey today – Caterham parking proposals thrown out. PROPOSALS for new parking restrictions on ten Caterham roads have been thrown out by Surrey county councillors. Residents of Commonwealth Road, Farningham Road, Farningham Crescent, Mount Pleasant…

Transcription, @WaverleyBC Executive – shoppers’ parking permit scheme trial for Haslemere High Street (Waitrose) car park

Yesterday evening, WBC’s Executive agreed a Haslemere shoppers’ pilot scheme of an annual season ticket for £50 to park in the High Street (Waitrose) car park between 3pm and 5.30pm, Mondays – Wednesday,  with a quarterly review. This was during…