Category: Haslemere Society

Fresh row erupts over parking: This week’s Haslemere Herald

The current issue of the Haslemere Herald leads with the headline: Fresh row erupts over parking. A FRESH parking row has erupted after town and borough councillors claimed that Waverley had kept them in the dark about plans to start…

Happy 1st birthday haslemereparking.com

On the 9th February 2012, two people got in touch via Twitter. One said, “we need to capture this parking conversation in one place”. At the time, Surrey County Council was looking to install parking meters in Haslemere, with no…

Passionate parking debate for Haslemere via @GetSurrey

GetSurrey cover Haslemere parking this week: Passionate parking debate for Haslemere residents. FRUSTRATED residents in Haslemere have accused Surrey County Council officers “in their ivory towers in Kingston” of failing to listen to the community’s fears over the issue of…

Front page Haslemere Herald: Parking plan triggers ‘turf wars’

Front page in this week’s Haslemere Herald: Parking plan triggers “turf wars” MORE than 200 concerned residents packed into Haslemere Hall last Thursday afternoon to hear if a raft of controversial new parking controls would be agreed. Responding to the…

Wey Hill car park update

As well as the Surrey County Council on street parking proposals, there is also the ongoing Waverley Borough Council informal consultation for the Wey Hill car park. On the 28th January 2013, Waverley Borough Council’s Overview and Scrutiny Committee will…

Parking makes the front page of The Haslemere Herald again

The front page of this week’s Herald leads with the story, Parking: We are being ignored. HASLEMERE Parking Action Group claims Surrey County Council has still not listened the majority of people who have objected to its latest proposals for…

Three parking spaces removed from Petworth Road

On Surrey County Council’s website, it is confirmed that the Local Area Committee has decided to revoke waiting parking spaces from Petworth Road. Page 2 “Resolved to … (iv) Agree to the revocation of the temporary waiting parking bays outside…