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22 April 2020 - Coronavirus: Motorists given more time to challenge parking tickets

Coronavirus:  Motorists given more time to challenge parking tickets  Motorists wanting to contest parking tickets will be given more time to prepare their case, under changes announced by the UK’s largest private parking app... read more

07 April 2020 - Clean Air Zone introduction delayed

Clean Air Zone introduction delayed Given the significant impact of COVID-19 the Department of Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has decided to review the timetable for implementing Clean Air Zones (CAZs).  They now expect the introduction of... read more

07 April 2020 - £20 million for ambitious technologies to build UK resilience following coronavirus...

Businesses could help boost the UK’s resilience to the long-term impact of the coronavirus outbreak and similar situations in the future, as a result of £20 million government funding announced today (Friday 3 April). Grants of... read more

06 April 2020 - New free parking website saves NHS valuable time

New free parking website saves NHS valuable time A new website will enable NHS staff, health and social care workers and NHS volunteers (critical care workers) to find free parking locations quickly and easily. The new site www.nhs-freepar... read more

31 March 2020 - Request for business intelligence: How is COVID-19 impacting businesses?

Request for business intelligence: How is COVID-19 impacting businesses? Government is closely monitoring developments in relation to potential impacts on the UK economy, individual businesses and supply chain and is keen that businesses feed b... read more

30 March 2020 - Monday Musing: Working from Home… a Blog

Working from Home… a Blog Read the thoughts of Public Affairs and Communications Officer Glenn Dives about working from home during the current crisis. So last week was the first full week that I had worked from home. Like... read more

24 March 2020 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update The situation regarding Coronavirus is changing daily and we continue to follow government advice and guidance closely.  As a membership organisation it is our role to demonstrate leadership and... read more

20 March 2020 - Postponement of Parkex 2020

Postponement of Parkex 2020 It is with a heavy heart that we have announced the postponement of Parkex, due to be held at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, June 16-18. We are working to secure a date in the summer of 2021 when we can reschedule the se... read more

19 March 2020 - Traffic Enforcement Centre - update on COVID-19

Traffic Enforcement Centre update on COVID-19 Local authorities around the country are being asked to be patient as the government’s Traffic Enforcement Centre (TEC) aims to deal with the significant uplift in enquires it’s rece... read more

16 March 2020 - Monday Musing: Thousands more benefit from the Blue Badge scheme in England

Monday Musing: Thousands more benefit from the Blue Badge scheme in England Sarah Greenslade the BPA's Public Affairs and Research Officer looks at the Blue Badge scheme  For the first time, the government’s latest statistic... read more