Saturday, January 22, 2022

Tag: Lyme Regis

Pricing visitors out of the coast? Lyme Regis set for second parking price hike

Lyme Regis parking price hike
Dorset Council has proposed a further increase to parking charges in Lyme Regis, just three months after quadrupling car park fees at the seaside resort from £2 a day to £8.

Council development drops glass over Lyme Regis arcade

Lyme Regis redevelopment questions
The quality of a £650,000 council redevelopment project in Lyme Regis has been called into question after a smashed panel dropped broken glass onto a family visiting the amusement arcade below.

Lyme Regis arcade roof repairs secured by council

Lyme Regis
The Mayor of Lyme Regis has confirmed the proposed £600,000 refurbishment of the roof of Lyme Regis Amusements on Marine Parade will go ahead, despite financial challenges posed by the Coronavirus outbreak.

Lyme Regis ill prepared for growing visitor numbers

Lyme Regis
With a lack of cash machines and closed park-andrides, residents expressed fears that tourism in Lyme Regis may suffer unless something is done. Lyme Regis Town Council has been urged to take “emergency action” as the town’s infrastructure struggled to cope with an increased number of visitors over this year’s spree of Bank Holiday weekends - raising fears that local...

Operator scolds local council after two year wait for arcade lease

Coinslot - lease Lyme Regis George Symonds
Lyme Regis operator George Symonds has found himself in the unusual position of being a district councillor rebuking his local council for failing to renew his arcade’s lease.   A Lyme Regis amusements operator has hit out at his local council after a two year saga during which it failed to renew the lease on his premises. Speaking at a town...