Free parking boost for Christchurch shoppers over festive season

Bournemouth Echo: Free parking boost for Christchurch shoppers over festive season Free parking boost for Christchurch shoppers over festive season

CHRISTMAS shoppers will be able to take advantage of free parking in council-owned car parks in Christchurch and East Dorset during the festive season.

In Christchurch, free parking will be available in all shoppers’ car parks in Christchurch and Highcliffe town centres after 10am from Tuesday December 17 until Tuesday December 24.

Shoppers’ car parks are Bank Close, Bargates, Bridge Street (Civic Offices), Christchurch Bypass (Waitrose), Christchurch Quay, The Leisure Centre, Mayors Mead, Pit Site (corner of Bargates/Barrack Road), The Priory, Purewell Dairy, Saxon Square, Wick Lane, Willow Way and Wortley Road.

In East Dorset, free parking will be available after 9.30am in council car parks in Wimborne and Ferndown from Monday, December 16 to Tuesday, December 24 inclusive.

This initiative does not include the Waitrose, Rowlands Hill, Co-op or Crown Mead car parks in Wimborne, for which normal tariffs will be in operation.

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12:18pm Mon 9 Dec 13

FNS-man says...

So the car parks will be full and people will have to spend ages trying to find a space. I think I'd rather spend £1.50 than spend twenty minutes looking for a space.
So the car parks will be full and people will have to spend ages trying to find a space. I think I'd rather spend £1.50 than spend twenty minutes looking for a space. FNS-man

1:39pm Mon 9 Dec 13

uberbloke says...

Carparks wont be busy in Christchurch 'cos no one goes there any more, except for a coffee (..or another coffee, or another coffee, or the bakers, which is a cafe selling coffee, or the regent centre, where you can get a coffee0
Carparks wont be busy in Christchurch 'cos no one goes there any more, except for a coffee (..or another coffee, or another coffee, or the bakers, which is a cafe selling coffee, or the regent centre, where you can get a coffee0 uberbloke

10:53pm Mon 9 Dec 13

Yankee1 says...

Great,

Free parking to shop at the 99p shop.

Who shops in Christchurch?
Great, Free parking to shop at the 99p shop. Who shops in Christchurch? Yankee1

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