Last week in parking: 24 October 2021

24 Oct 2021

The Shropshire Star covers a discussion by a Telford council committtee on the flooding risk created by driveways built with non-porous materials.

In Mansfield, the district council is planning to replace a car park with a covid memorial park, as reported by the West Bridgeford Wire. ukparking view: Small car parks like this one (just 19 spaces) can be difficult to make cost effective and a small park can make a big difference to how pleasant a town centre is to visit – with nearly 2000 other spaces in quite a small town, this looks like a very good move that will have very little negative impact.

A pensioner in Northamptonshire has been fined after being caught keying cars because he couldn’t find a parking space.

A family in Aldershot are angry that Rushmoor council won’t provide them an extra three spaces on top of the two off-street spaces they already have, and say “on Christmas Day my family won’t be able to visit” because they have run out visitor permits, misusing them for their own cars.