Parking arrangements for Christmas and New Year 2017/18

Holiday parking arrangements

If you are looking for a place to park over the festive period, please be aware that normal parking arrangements/restrictions apply on all dates except 25, 26 December and 1 January . The changes that apply to these dates are as below.


Date Parking restrictions On street paid for parking bays  All council operated car parks 

Christmas Day
Sunday 25 December

Please park considerately  Free  Free
Boxing Day
Tuesday 26 December
Normal restrictions apply  Free  Charges apply
New Year's Day
Monday 1 January
Normal restrictions apply  Free  Charges apply

Council-operated car parks will be open throughout Christmas and the New Year as normal. Parking will be free in all council operated car parks and on-street paid for parking bays on Christmas Day. 

Please remember: Even on bank or public holidays, permit bays are designated only for the use of permit holders or visitors’ voucher holders.