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Stone Town Council Secures Additional Free Parking

Stone Police Station Parking

Stone Town Council has secured the use of the car park at the rear of the former Stone Police Station as an additional free shoppers car park for the Christmas and New Year period. The Staffordshire Police and Crime Commissioner has supported an approach from the Town Council to make this currently unused space on the edge of the town ...

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Town Council Agendas – 14th March 2017

Stone Town Council Logo

There’s a busy agenda for the town council tomorrow when they’ll be discussing the proposed changes to the parking around Stonefield park as well as discussions around the regeneration of the town centre. Full agendas below: A meeting of the GENERAL PURPOSES COMMITTEE will be held in Stone Station Community Centre, Station Approach, Stone on TUESDAY 14TH MARCH, 2017 at ...

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Parking restrictions proposed for Stone streets

Plan 3

Staffordshire County Council are proposing to introduce parking restrictions to combat inappropriate parking around some Stone streets A County Councillor and local residents have raised concerns regarding inconsiderate and dangerous parking around many junctions in Stone. The streets are listed below and the hope is that these new measures will improve the safety of road users and pedestrians whilst also ...

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Free parking for Christmas shoppers in Stone

car parking

Two key Saturdays in the run up to Christmas will see free parking available for shoppers in Stone. Stafford Borough Council will be waiving charges in their car parks on Saturday 10th December & Saturday 17th December from 1pm onwards. Free parking will be available in all car parks in Stafford & Stone town centres except the Riverside and Waterfront car ...

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‘Think before you park’ call to motorists

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has urged motorists to think before they park to make sure they don’t block emergency vehicles. The Service is reminding motorists to park sensibly to allow enough space for a fire appliance or ambulance to get past. The warning comes after a fire appliance couldn’t get through streets in the Stonefield area of Stone last ...

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Christchurch Way car park to become all-day

Motorists will soon be able to stay all day on the Christchurch Way car park in Stone in a move designed to encourage shoppers to stay in the town for longer, and to provide more all-day parking for workers. The borough council has previously only allowed motorists to stay for up to four hours – but from September the time limits ...

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Plan for more free parking to boost town centre

High Street

New proposals from Staffordshire County Council could see more free parking for limited periods at certain times of day in Stone in a move designed to boost town centres. The plans are designed to revitalise town centres and will also look to encourage a higher turnover of short stay parking during shop opening hours, and longer stays in the evening where there may be ...

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Free parking on two Saturdays before Christmas

Motorists will be able to park for free in Stone town centre over two weekends in the run-up to Christmas. Stafford Borough Council has waived parking charges for motorists on its car parks in Stone and Stafford on the two Saturday afternoons before Christmas Day. People won’t be charged for parking after 1pm on Saturday 14th and 21st December. The ...

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Free parking for Christmas shoppers

Motorists will be able to park for free in Stone on the two Saturday afternoons before Christmas. Stafford Borough Council has waived parking charges for motorists on its car parks in Stone and Stafford after 1pm on Saturday 15th and 22nd December. The council hopes the move will encourage more people to do their Christmas shopping and have festival meals and ...

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