Crackdown on dangerous parking outside schools continues in March

11:55 13 February 2014

A car parked in a yellow line in Burrowmoor Road, March.

A car parked in a yellow line in Burrowmoor Road, March.

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After carrying out patrols in Wimblington and Chatteris last week, officers turned their attention to dangerous parking in March this week.

Dangerous parking outside Glebelands School.Dangerous parking outside Glebelands School.

Officers have patrolled outside All Saints School and issued fixed penalty tickets as police continued their crackdown on dangerous parking.

Parking tickets were also issued outside Burrowmoor School, March, on Monday.

Three tickets were handed out outside Thomas Eaton School, Wimblington, on Thursday and outside Glebelands School, Chatteris, on Friday.

A Cambs Police spokesman said: “Officers have continued to patrol schools in your area and vehicles parking in unsafe positions near the school are being issued with tickets.

A car parked dangerously outside Thomas Eaton school in Wimblington.A car parked dangerously outside Thomas Eaton school in Wimblington.

“Can all parents share with their friends and family the on-going importance of child safety when they are on their way to school. “Other schools are also having road safety patrols today and the rest of the week. Thank you for your support.”

To keep up to date with the campaign go to the Policing March and Chatteris Facebook page.

A car parked outside All Saints School.A car parked outside All Saints School.

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