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British Parking Awards 2015 winners revealed

British Parking Awards 2015 winners revealed
Mark Moran

Two projects that seek to educate parents on how to park in a considerate manner around schools were among the winners of the British Parking Awards 2015. The South East Parking Group and Kent County Council received a... continue

Recognising parking's superstars: The British Parking Awards 2015

Recognising parking's superstars: The British Parking Awards 2015
Mark Moran

Music and laughter are a hallmark of the British Parking Awards, which celebrate innovation and achievement in this often beleaguered service sector. The 2015 awards event was no exception. Over 500 people attended the gala... continue

The Tweeting Car Park

The Tweeting Car Park

The ‘CarParkAtHay’ is a privately owned car park, partnered as an official car park of the Hay Festival of Literature and Arts. Just a small proportion of the income generated is used to cover operational and... continue

A career built on seeking excellence

A career built on seeking excellence

Chris Whapples has worked in the parking sector for over 40 years, during which time he has become one of the leading experts in the design of car parks and an advocate of their proper maintenance and upkeep. A long-serving... continue

The expert's car park expert

The expert's car park expert

Russell Simmons is emerging as one of Britain’s leading experts on the maintenance and refurbishment of car parks. Simmons was named Young Parking Professional of the Year in 2013, and was actually nominated in that... continue

Apprentice becomes a leader

Beth Rutherford joined Ealing Parking Services as an apprentice six years ago and is now identified as one of Ealing’s ‘Future Leaders’. Rutherford is currently a parking officer at Ealing Parking Services... continue

Shirley Lee, the face of NCP

Shirley Lee, the face of NCP

Parking can be a challenging profession, never more so than for those on the front line, who engage with drivers, customers, and the general public as part of their day to day activities; not to mention doing all this whilst... continue