Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Tag: parking charges

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.

Parking price increase hits Grand Pier footfall

People are voting with their feet and leaving earlier due to a rise in the cost of parking their cars. Grand Pier, Weston’s most popular amusements attraction, is paying the price.   The owners of Weston-super-Mare’s Grand Pier have blamed a hike in parking charges after it saw a loss of 65,000 visitors last year. The pier suffered a 63 per cent...

Visitors put off by high parking fees over bank holiday

Coinslot - bank holiday seaside UK parking fees
Seaside operators may have been impacted by rocketing parking charges over the bank holiday weekend.   Research into parking rates for popular British coastal destinations has found that regular daily prices could have increased by as much as five times over the long weekend. The fear for operators is that, with more money spent on parking fees, the less visitors will have...