If you are driving or looking for a place to park over the festive period, please be aware of the restrictions/arrangements that apply on the dates below.

Date Parking restrictions

Bus lane and moving traffic restrictions

On-street paid for parking bays All council operated car parks

Christmas Day

Sunday 25 December 2022

Please park considerately Please drive safely Free Free

Boxing Day 

Monday 26 December 2022

Normal Monday restrictions apply Normal Monday restrictions apply Free Charges apply

Christmas Day (substitute day)

Tuesday 27 December 2022

Normal Tuesday restrictions apply Normal Tuesday restrictions apply Free Charges apply

New Year’s Day

Sunday 1 January 2023

Normal Sunday restrictions apply Normal Sunday restrictions apply Free Charges apply (where applicable)

New Year’s Day (substitute day) 

Monday 2 January 2023

Normal Monday restrictions apply Normal Monday 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, residential permit bays are designated only for the use of permit holders or visitors’ voucher holders.

Bus lane and moving traffic restrictions will apply throughout Christmas and the New Year, except on Christmas Day, 25 December 2022 - please drive safely.