Disabled parking penalty now €150

March 8, 2018 admin 0

A Cork campaigner has welcomed the recent sharp increase in the fixed charge for motorists who park in disabled bays without a permit. From March […]

Thefts of disabled blue badge parking permits quadruple in England

February 15, 2018 admin 0

Thefts of parking permits for disabled motorists have quadrupled in the past four years, new figures show. Some 2,921 blue badges were reported stolen in […]

Tesco will fine people for parking in disabled parent and child spaces

February 5, 2018 admin 0

Those motorists who nab the prime parking positions right outside the supermarket entrances, even if they are supposed to be reserved for those who need […]

Bromley Council names 11 Blue Badge disabled parking offenders

January 31, 2018 admin 0

Bromley Council has named 11 more drivers who have been caught misusing a parking badge for people with disabilities. A total of 69 drivers have […]

Blue badge scheme could be extended to cover autism and dementia

January 22, 2018 admin 0

National Autistic Society’s Sarah Lambert: Blue badges give “reassurance” People with hidden disabilities such as dementia and autism could be given blue badge parking permits […]

Plan to bring in £25,000 from charging disabled drivers to park

January 4, 2018 admin 1

Disabled drivers will soon have to pay to park in all council-run car parks in Wrexham. The local authority is set to ratify plans to […]

Brain cancer sufferer is shamed and abused for parking in a disabled spot while undergoing exhausting radiation by anonymous vigilantes – because she didn’t ‘look handicapped’

November 9, 2017 admin 0

A woman currently battling stage two brain cancer has revealed she was cruelly shamed and branded ‘lazy’ for using a disabled parking spot, which she […]

Bromley Council name and shame people who misused disabled Blue Badges

October 25, 2017 admin 0

People who broke the law by misusing disabled Blue Badges have been named and shamed by Bromley Council. Criminal records and fines totalling £3,797 have […]