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Parking Review
Articles
Though under no illusions about the tough challenges facing the bailiff industry, Gareth Hughes appears resolutely upbeat about its future. As deputy... continue
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Articles
Most members of the public are probably of the opinion that those in the bailiff industry possess little empathy. But humanity is something that Andy... continue
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Feature
Councils risk locking themselves into rigid, ineffective arrangements with their bailiff partners if they “slavishly adhere to procurement... continue
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Feature
Seamus Adams
The bailiff contract introduced by  Hackney’s parking services increased collections by 73% in 2010/11 compared with 2009/10. The contract... continue
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Introduction
Deniz Huseyin
The long-awaited consultation paper on bailiff law reform and regulation from the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) looks set for further delays. It appears... continue
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Uniforms
The UK’s largest and most prestigious parking contract, Westminster, chose Keltic’s Patrol jackets for their 300 CEOs. Keltic’s... continue
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Uniforms Lead Story
The weatherman is predicted higher-than-aver-age rainfall this Autumn, with Winter bringing even more snow and extreme cold than last year. Leading... continue
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Payment systems
Maldon District Council has purchased pay & display machines with twin printers to extend the period between ticket roll refills. The Essex... continue
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Payment Systems Lead Story
Leeds City Council has reappointed Parkmobile as its cashless parking provider after a full tender of the service. When Leeds first introduced the... continue
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Contracts
Leeds City Council has awarded a contract to collect cash from parking machines to G4S Cash Solutions (UK).... continue
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Enforcement News Lead Story
Patrick McDonnell
Hartlepool Borough Council is clamping down on dangerous and inconsiderate parking, particularly outside its 38 schools. The County Durham authority... continue
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Contracts Lead Story
Buckinghamshire County Council has appointed NSL to provide civil parking enforcement (CPE) throughout the county. The new contract initially covers... continue
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Parking Policy Lead Story
Mark Moran
Private Finance Initiative (PFI) funding for new public infrastructure, such as schools and hospitals, does not provide taxpayers with good value for... continue
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Contracts
CP Plus has been awarded a parking management contract by the Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health Trust. The three-year partnership will see... continue
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Operational Lead Story
The London Borough of Richmond upon Thames reports that a trial of a resident card scheme has been very positive. Figures show that the RichmondCards... continue
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Introduction
Deniz Huseyin
During his talk at the Enforcement Summit, Harrow council’s Fern Silverio mentioned that his authority takes a cut of bailiff fees. After the... continue
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Feature
Many bailiff companies are desperately attempting to stay afloat as they await the arrival of the long anticipated simplified fee structure as... continue
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Articles
The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea Council has appointed Task Enforcement as its debt recovery contractor. TASK, the debt recovery arm of... continue
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Payment systems
Bournemouth Borough Council is marking the expansion of its pay-by-phone parking service by entering motorists into a prize draw for summer event... continue
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