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06 November 2018 - Celebrating our unsung heroes

This Christmas, we want to celebrate our unsung heroes. If you have a team member or colleague who has gone the extra mile in doing a great job – be that fantastic customer service, helping members of the public, developing new produ... read more

30 October 2018 - Monday Musing - Road to Zero - is that on a map?

Last week we hosted an Electric Vehicle Charging webinar with speakers from E.ON, Energy UK, the Renewable Energy Association and an ex-Corporate Director of London Councils. As a membership association it is important to us that our members get a... read more

26 October 2018 - Canary Wharf triumphs at Disabled Motoring Awards

The BPA was delighted to attend the Disabled Motoring UK Awards 2018 at The Victory Services Club in London, which celebrated the achievements of disabled people and the organisations that support them. Many BPA members attended and were re... read more

15 October 2018 - Monday Musing - You can only see the benefits of change once you have made the changes

You can only see the benefits of change, once you've made the changes For anyone serious about understanding the complexity of parking and parking policy, then London Council’s “Benefits of Parking Management Report” is a... read more

15 October 2018 - Special guest for Members’ Dinner announced!

Special guest for Members’ Dinner announced!   We are delighted to announce that Legendary England goalkeeper Peter Shilton OBE will be joining us on the 21 November for the BPA Members’ Dinner! Achieving a recor... read more

10 October 2018 - Let’s set the record straight with some facts about private parking

Let’s set the record straight with some facts about private parking    This is Money is campaigning for a change in the private parking sector. And so are we! That’s why we have long called for a single Code of P... read more

05 October 2018 - Leading the parking community with a fantastic day at Conference!

Leading the parking community with a fantastic day at Conference! The highest turnout ever for a BPA conference gathered at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel for an enthralling day of networking, knowledge sharing and insight from a superb line... read more

26 September 2018 - BPA Council Members Kirsty Reeves takes on the 3 Yorkshire Peaks challenge!

BPA Council Members Kirsty Reeves takes on the 3 Yorkshire Peaks challenge! On Saturday 13 October, BPA Council Member Kirsty Reeves, will be strapping on her hiking boots, as she takes on the 3 Yorkshire Peaks Challenge in Aid of Marie Cur... read more

20 September 2018 - A Stirling Performance

 A Stirling Performance - A review of the Parking Scotland Expo 2018  Parking professionals from far and wide once again descended on the Golden Lion Hotel, Stirling for the Parking Scotland Expo 2018, attracting its biggest audienc... read more

10 September 2018 - The case for managing hospital parking

The case for managing hospital parking If parking at hospitals was free, demand would increase and the costs for management, maintenance and repairs would have to come directly from healthcare budgets. Hospital car parks that are not managed and... read more