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02/10/2017 - Monday Musing: Invest to impress

We all want to improve, whether to move up the ranks, or to impress someone, or perhaps instead it is to make your current role easier. Investing in yourself can boost confidence, enhance your credibility at work and make us more creative. A car... read more

25/09/2017 - Monday Musing: Which government controls what?

I read an interesting article on devolution the other day and the confusing landscape it is causing for the public in Wales. Huw Edwards spoke on the 20th anniversary week of devolution and called for the media to do more to explain who is in... read more

19/09/2017 - Supporting the 3rd Highways UK Event

We are pleased to be a supporter of this year’s Highways UK which returns to the NEC on 8th/9th November with more content, more exhibitors and more delegates. This is a major event for the people and organisations involved in the planning... read more

18/09/2017 - Monday Musing: What do we know about technology in parking?

During the past several years, the use of technology has accelerated in the parking and transportation industry. As the number of cars on our roads rises and cities struggle with congestion, diminishing space and increasing concerns over air qual... read more

11/09/2017 - Monday Musing: The new ten is arriving in 3 days!

There are currently 800m paper £10 notes in circulation. With 70k ATMs that dispense the notes and 17k parking machines taking notes. read more

04/09/2017 - Monday Musing: Creating Parking News

Next month it is the 48th year of Parking News, recently we have seen some bold designs and a change in the content. Published 11 months of the year, it takes a lot of work to keep it a must read for anyone working within the parking profession a... read more

21/08/2017 - BPA Local Authority members: win a place at this year's BPA Members' Dinner

This is your chance to win a place at this year’s BPA Members’ Dinner. The event, which is taking place on Wednesday 22 November, will be returning to the stunning Plaisterers' Hall in the heart of London near St Pauls. For more inform... read more

08/08/2017 - Changing Perceptions of Parking - British parking at its best

The conversation around parking is changing and there is a real desire to deliver a better and more consistent parking experience for motorists. Across the UK, there is a huge range of examples where car park operators and parking initiatives are... read more

03/08/2017 - Smarter Travel LIVE! 2017

Smarter Travel LIVE! 2017 - MKArena, Milton Keynes, 19-20 Oct Practical Applications of Intelligent Mobility for Sustainable Towns and Cities #smartertravellive  Sponsored by: ATKINS | Innovate UK | SYSTRA | TS Catapult What&rsq... read more

02/08/2017 - Parking needs to be managed - Let’s look at the facts…

It is a fact that with 34 million vehicles now on Britain’s roads, and rising, there has never been a greater need for parking to be effectively managed. We all know the problems caused by congestion, the frustration of having to constantly... read more