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Parking Review
Awards Lead Story
Parking Review
Operational
The Northern Ireland assembly has passed the final stage of the Off-Street Parking Bill, which transfers control of off-street car parks to 11 new... continue
Parking Review
Parking Policy
‘Parking, the next mile’ is the theme of this year’s Spotlight on Parking, a free half-day seminar run by the London Borough of... continue
Parking Review
Operational
Patrick McDonnell
Income from penalty charge notices (PCNs) issued in Glasgow has increased by around 10% between April 2013 and March last year. These figures were... continue
Parking Review
Operational
A proposal to double the cost of parking permits in Northamptonshire has been withdrawn after opposition from local residents. Last year the County... continue
Parking Review
Operational
Patrick McDonnell
The introduction of a free parking offer in Northampton has helped to reduce the downturn of people visiting the town’s shops, new figures... continue
Parking Review
Park & Ride
Patrick McDonnell
Proposals to introduce parking charges at two guided busway sites in Cambridgeshire have been condemned by bus users. Concerned passengers expressed... continue
Parking Review
Operational
Patrick McDonnell
Parking charges have been reintroduced in Halifax town centre after it was revealed that no on-street penalty charge notices issued over the previous... continue
Parking Review
News Lead Story
Parking campaigners NoToMob have written to all local authority members of the British Parking Association (BPA) calling on them to consider ending... continue
Parking Review
Debates
Mark Moran
The rules covering parking on pavements in Britain are confusing. Pavement parking is prohibited in London, with local authorities having to create... continue
Parking Review
Partnership Working
Alex Game and David Richmond
Bristol is the tenth largest city in the UK and, situated off the busy M4/M5 corridors, experiences a high volume of traffic movements every day.... continue
Parking Review
Technology
Civil enforcement officers (CEOs) in Peterborough have been equipped with ‘bodycams’ to give them extra protection when on patrol. At the... continue
Parking Review
Technology
APCOA Parking (UK) has been equipping civil enforcement officers (CEOs) in Wolverhampton with body-worn cameras. The CEOs wear the Edesix... continue
Parking Review
Payment systems
Chichester District Council is upgrading the payment system at the Avenue de Chartres car park in Chichester. The 900-space car park faces the... continue
Parking Review
IT
Buchanan Computing has released software for the new edition of Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions (TSRGD).  The company’s... continue
Parking Review
Payment systems
Barrow-in-Furness Borough Council is replacing ageing pay & display machines with new terminals. The Cumbrian local authority installed 22... continue
Parking Review
News Lead Story
Mark Moran
The DVLA has written to local authorities across England asking them to confirm whether or not they have started using contract law rather than civil... continue
Parking Review
Parking Policy
A campaign has been launched to prevent the view from a south London car park being blocked by future tower block developments. An online petition is... continue
Parking Review
Contracts
VINCI Park UK has signed a 15-year lease with the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea, which will see the company take over the management of... continue
Parking Review
Enforcement News
Patrick McDonnell
A driver who used a disabled parking badge that did not belong to him was fined £300 and ordered to pay £450 costs and a £20 victim... continue
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